Explorations in Stair Design+

BUILD takes a trip upstairs and defines some Scandinavian influenced strategies for experimental design.

Read More+
February 4, 2014

A Design Guide to the Super Bowl+

Full design coverage for the 2014 Super Bowl.

Read More+
January 28, 2014

Death of an Architect+

BUILD honors architects who have recently passed on and left a lasting legacy.

Read More+
January 21, 2014

A New Model for Rural Dwellings+

4 Exceptional examples of modern rural dwellings and the similarities that make them so.

Read More+
January 14, 2014

Modern, Cost-Effective Residential Hardware+

BUILD spells out their favorite hardware specifications for residential architecture.

Read More+
January 7, 2014

BUILD Status Report+

BUILD shares the ins and outs of what's been buzzing around the office in their final status report for...

Read More+
December 31, 2013

BUILD Introduces…BUILDbot+

BUILD gets their feet wet in the world of makers.

Read More+
December 24, 2013

5 Modern Kitchen Designs & Principles+

BUILD outlines 5 important principles of kitchen design and highlights 5 designed, built and in-use examples.

Read More+
December 17, 2013

Windows, Roof Overhangs, and Headers+

BUILD covers 5 projects where the windows, roof overhangs and headers play well together.

Read More+
December 10, 2013

Modern Base Transitions+

BUILD covers a handful of tricky situations for modern base detailing.

Read More+
December 3, 2013

The Down & Dirty of Sustainable Design+

BUILD dismisses the glamor and gloss of the “green” movement and describes the gritty (and sometimes dull) reality of true...

Read More+
November 26, 2013

Meeting the Energy Code Without Blowing the Budget or Compromising Aesthetics+

BUILD gets transparent with 5 strategies to tackle the energy code aesthetically and cost-effectively.

Read More+
November 19, 2013

Social Media in the Post-Recession Economy+

BUILD shares their strategies for using the ever-increasing tools for connecting and sharing.

Read More+
November 12, 2013

50 Proverbs for Design+

Words of wisdom that get BUILD through the day.

Read More+
November 5, 2013

The Modern List Manhattan+

BUILD returns from Manhattan with a healthy roster of modern recommendations.

Read More+
October 29, 2013

An Exercise of Layering+

BUILD reveals their latest commercial project to go live.

Read More+
October 22, 2013

Furniture for Modern Architecture+

BUILD shares their 20 picks for residential furnishings.

Read More+
October 15, 2013

Houses For Living | Installation Art+

BUILD offers a simple distinction between art and architecture.

Read More+
October 11, 2013

Design Strategies for Kitchen Hood Venting+

BUILD breaks down kitchen hood venting to a science and highlights a new solution.

Read More+
October 8, 2013

A Famous Person’s 5-Step Guide to Becoming an Architect+

BUILD shares their wisdom in the transitional measures necessary to tranform a celebrity into an architect.

Read More+
October 4, 2013

Veneering 101+

BUILD explains the beauty of the SPD veneering process for cabinet packages.

Read More+
October 1, 2013

Taking Back Your Career+

BUILD's top 10 survival skills for eliminating distractions and getting back to work.

Read More+
September 27, 2013

Modern Transitions+

BUILD uncovers a new stair and material transition detail.

Read More+
September 24, 2013

Designing For All The Senses: Interview with Joshua Aidlin (Part II)+

BUILD shares the second half of their chat with Josh Aidlin of the San Francisco firm Aidlin Darling Design.

Read More+
September 20, 2013

The Process of Commercial Work+

BUILD explains the design process of commercial projects in 10 steps.

Read More+
September 17, 2013

The Paperless Age, A Love Letter+

BUILD thanks the DPD for a quantum leap in submitting permits.

Read More+
September 13, 2013

Seattle Design Festival 2013+

BUILD shares their list of must-sees for this year's Seattle Design Festival.

Read More+
September 10, 2013

S2V 2013+

BUILD recaps the continually successful and rewarding ride from Seattle to Vancouver.

Read More+
September 6, 2013

Sometimes Dumber is Smarter+

BUILD shares one of the many counter-intuitive measures of modernism.

Read More+
September 3, 2013

On the Radar+

BUILD shares the latest and greatest inspiring blips on their radar.

Read More+
August 30, 2013