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Jul 07

The Importance of Material Specifications in Achieving the Architects' and Designers' Vision

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Kim Bowman

Important factors during the design of a building and its spaces are to use quality, durable, low maintenance, aesthetically pleasing, and environmentally friendly materials. This involves exterior and interior exposed building materials. There are many low-maintenance and durable material manufacturers that are also environmentally friendl ...

Jul 07

Pursuing a Career in Architecture and Design

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Emily Hower

Some may be asking themselves, “what does an architect do, anyway?” Merriam-Webster defines an architect as “a person who designs buildings and advises their construction.” That is putting it simply. When I look around the office, I see architects doing tasks I would never have realized was in their preview when I decided to go into this pr ...