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Board-Formed Concrete

Bob Borson —  July 17, 2014 — 23 Comments

Everybody I know, who has an opinion on such things, loves the look of board formed concrete. But what exactly is it and how do you get it to look it’s very best? I have all the answers my friend …

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An update on the KHouse Modern project with an up close look a the pier and beam foundation.

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If you’re an architect and you like to get things built, getting the foundation going on a project is one of the most exciting times of a project.

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Refinishing Concrete Floors

Bob Borson —  December 3, 2012 — 34 Comments

Grinding and polishing my concrete floors technically started as an idea 4 years ago … but the time to do this properly came, and I’m not sure I was completely prepared for what that meant.

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It’s only been a week but there is a lot that has happened … including a hit to the contingency fund. Twice.

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Modern stairs are governed by million rules and regulations – designing one that looks simple is anything but simple.

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My next big modern project starts off with a problem right in the very beginning. Not only does it delay the project, it has a hefty price tag …

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