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Roof Decks Over Conditioned Area+

BUILD draws out 5 design strategies for decks over living spaces.

Read More+ 16 days ago

Personal Financing for Residential Clients+

BUILD opens up the vault on recommendations for construction financing.

Read More+ 30 days ago

On the Radar+

BUILD's radar blips for Spring 2014.

Read More+ 51 days ago

Mud & Laundry Room Design+

BUILD offers up the dirt on modern mud & laundry rooms.

Read More+ 58 days ago
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Navigating the Hills of Affordable Housing; An Interview With David Baker, Part 2+

BUILD sits down to chat with David Baker, San Francisco architect and urbanite.

Read More+ 65 days ago
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Explorations in Stair Design+

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

Read More+ 79 days ago
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A New Model for Rural Dwellings+

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

Read More+ 100 days ago

5 Modern Kitchen Designs & Principles+

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

Read More+ 128 days ago
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Windows, Roof Overhangs, and Headers+

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

Read More+ 135 days ago

Modern Base Transitions+

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

Read More+ 142 days ago
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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+ 149 days ago

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+ 156 days ago

Social Media in the Post-Recession Economy+

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

Read More+ 163 days ago

Design Strategies for Kitchen Hood Venting+

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

Read More+ 198 days ago

Veneering 101+

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

Read More+ 205 days ago

Modern Transitions+

BUILD uncovers a new stair and material transition detail.

Read More+ 212 days ago

Sometimes Dumber is Smarter+

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

Read More+ 233 days ago

On the Radar+

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

Read More+ 237 days ago

Defining the Datum+

BUILD discusses their standard datum lines and the rationale behind their process.

Read More+ 240 days ago
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Why We Still Model…By Hand+

BUILD breaks down their rationale behind making physical models.

Read More+ 244 days ago

Ridge Beams and Ridge Boards: Modern Structural Solutions for A-Frames+

BUILD spells out the distinctions between ridge beams and ridge boards in modern A-frame construction.

Read More+ 247 days ago

BUILD Status Report+

The latest on what's been keeping BUILD buzzing all summer long.

Read More+ 251 days ago

Marking the Jobsite+

BUILD shares their latest tips on fine-tuning the design-build process.

Read More+ 254 days ago

Lessons in Tile+

BUILD shares the latest standards driving their bathroom design.

Read More+ 261 days ago

CreativeLIVE San Francisco, Part 3: Lofts, Mezzanine & Deck+

BUILD wraps up the creativeLIVE tenant improvement with part 3 of the series.

Read More+ 268 days ago
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CreativeLIVE San Francisco, Part 2: Lunchroom, Kitchen & Breakout Rooms+

BUILD continues to share the scoop on the finished spaces and specs at creativeLIVE San Francisco.

Read More+ 272 days ago

CreativeLIVE San Francisco, Part 1: Reception, Studios & Workrooms+

BUILD shares the ins and outs of creativeLIVE's new San Francisco office. (Part 1 of 3)

Read More+ 275 days ago

Rhythm of Architecture, Part II+

BUILD continues the research and exploration of modernism with rhythm.

Read More+ 282 days ago
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Glass Box in the Forest+

BUILD gets transparent with some technicalities and design moves of a recently completed project.

Read More+ 289 days ago

Poetics of Ordinary+

BUILD admires the simplicity and poetry of ordinary objects used in extraordinary ways.

Read More+ 296 days ago

The Rationale of Feng Shui in Architecture+

BUILD spells out the 10 most practiced guidelines of Feng Shui

Read More+ 303 days ago
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Society Activation+

BUILD shares the final specs and celebration at Society Consulting.

Read More+ 310 days ago