Paint isn’t always the most interesting choice when finishing out your exterior patio ceilings. Despite the of ipê, this sort of ceiling design feature isn’t particularly expensive and can take a boring outdoor space and make it amazing.

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Beards of an Architect

Scott Taylor —  December 15, 2011 — 42 Comments

So why do architects not sport beards? It’s time to ditch the clean shaven look and enter into a new era of bearded architects.

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The Convention Centre in Aragon that was designed for the 2008 Expo in Zaragoza is a large multifunction building … and just happens to be made out of mostly prefabricated components.

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Facts about Architecture

Bob Borson —  December 12, 2011 — 57 Comments

50 amazing facts about Architecture that I am sure you don’t know … pretty sure

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Shopping for an architect isn’t any fun because we are generally self-righteous about quality and routinely look down our noses at mass-produced items. Here are some can’t miss gift ideas sure to please any architect.

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There are phrases we’ve all become familiar with, even use … but do you really know what they mean? If you did, would you still use them?

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Small Residential Projects

Bob Borson —  December 5, 2011 — 19 Comments

Small residential projects are very rewarding to design and work on as an architect -they present their own unique challenges but the rewards frequently far outweigh the obstacles.

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