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The Emergence of Building Information Modeling (BIM)

November 5, 2015 0 Comments

Building Information Modeling (BIM) provides contractors, engineers, and architects with a digital rendering of the functional and physical qualities of a facility in the built.

Numbers as Art: A Long-Standing Architecture Trend

October 26, 2015 0 Comments

Leonardo Pisano Bigollo was an Italian mathematician who published a book on mathematics, Liber Abaci, in 1202. In the book, he asked the following question:.

Roof Leaks: Common Causes

June 3, 2015 0 Comments

A leaky roof can be a sure way to ruin the day. But more than that, a leaking roof can also cause extensive internal and.

How to Pack and Load Your Moving Truck

November 7, 2014 0 Comments

Packing up a household is hard enough, but if you don’t pack your moving truck effectively, your belongings might not all fit. Moreover, nothing worse.

Different Fence Styles and Types

August 11, 2014 0 Comments

Choosing a fence involves careful selection. A fence has to function effectively in a number of ways. It may have to secure a pet like.

Aluminum vs. Fiberglass Windows

July 31, 2014 0 Comments

When you’ve decided that it’s time to replace your home’s old windows, you’ll have to consider material selection when you look for new windows. Many.

Eight Home Improvement Tips to Save Energy and Money

July 31, 2014 0 Comments

There are a number of home improvements that are both energy efficient and economically good investments. Some improvements decrease water consumption while others reduce electricity.

How To Create Your Own Beautiful Backyard Landscape

July 30, 2014 0 Comments

Planning Your Beautiful Backyard Landscape A well-planned and maintained backyard can be a sanctuary, a cherished extension of the home that provides a place to.