A top ten list of how BUILD made it through the recession.
Floor to roof glazing+
BUILD designs up a floor to roof glazing detail.
Skin Follows Function+
The BUILDblog covers their design process for building envelopes.
The Modern Door Jamb+
A clean, crisp door jamb detail for the modern home.
How We Graphically Present Design+
BUILDblog covers their graphic presentation techniques
The Ridiculousness of the Building Code+
The BUILDblog throws a few tomatoes at the 2009 International Residential Code
The Working Wall+
BUILD LLC takes a look at one of the main drivers of a dynamic design space.
How a project looks is only one slice of the pie+
What makes an architectural project successful is more than just how it looks.
Earth and Architecture+
BUILDblog looks at 5 inspiring projects where the ground is just as important as structure.
The Conundrum of Gables+
BUILD LLC curses gable roofs and reviews 10 tips for a second story addition.
The Beauty of Constraints+
BUILDblog covers 10 projects that turn difficult site conditions into inspiring design.
The Importance of Diagrams+
BUILDblog releases the latest set of diagrams for a residential project and discusses the importance of diagramming.
Feeling the Site+
BUILDblog discusses the importance of getting out on site and absorbing the scene.
Gordon Walker: Northwest Modern Master, Commercial & Institutional Work+
Part 2 of BUILDblogs Gordon Walker series covers his commercial work, institutional work, and calls out a few important aspects...
Architecture that looks like what it’s doing+
One of the most important architectural paradigm shifts occurred when architects started designing buildings to look like what they're...
Design for Dark+
BUILDblog covers 10 important design ideas for the dark winter months.
Smart Flat Roofs: The Craft of Parapet Detailing+
BUILDblog covers the technical side of flat roofs which, as it turns out, aren't so flat.
A Home for the 21st Century: Part 2, the Interior+
All the behind the scenes materials and methods of a mid-century modern house remodel
A Home for the 21st Century: Part 1, the Exterior+
BUILD LLC remodels a mid-century modern home to last another 50 years.
Material Purity vs. Paint+
BUILD LLC struggles with material purity and paint.
3 Modern Base Details+
BUILDblog tackles some modern base trim details.
Failure and Messiness are Part of the Process+
BUILDblog covers the messiness of the design process and reviews why it's a necessary component of good design.
Some cool home-improvements by homeowners in the Park Modern building.
How We’re Making It, A Top 10 List+
BUILD's top ten tips for flourishing in the tough economic climate.
The Importance of Sketching+
BUILD discusses the importance of hand sketching and shows a few examples of recent sketchbooks.
Emergency Shelter; A Critical Test of Design+
The emergency shelter kit by Shelterbox is a well designed solution to disasters like the Haiti earthquake. The BUILDblog post...
The Black Hole of Design+
The importance of authentic design. Establishing a modern language of architecture that is an accurate reflection of our society and...
2 Years of the BUILDblog+
The BUILD Blog celebrates two years.
Architecture & Choice+
BUILD unravels why more is less when it comes to decisions in architecture.
Recent Cabinet Details+
BUILD shares some of the latest and greatest from the SPD shop.