Simple design that makes us smile.
On the Radar+
BUILD gets in the holiday spirit.
Nature Playing A Role+
Bringing nature back to modernism.
What we remember; Drinks with Gary Swenson*+
A huge congratulations and a kudos to Gary Swenson
On The Radar+
Check out what's been on BUILD's radar.
Reinventing in Phoenix+
The scoop on Reinvention 2011 in Phoenix AZ.
Keeping the Character: A Mid-Century Remodel+
BUILD provides the scoop on a sharp MCM remodel in Seattle's View Ridge neighborhood.
Top 10 Things You Should Know About Drywall+
The scoop on drywall from BUILD
The Design Inspiration of Apple+
BUILD explores the top design influences of Steve Jobs.
Top 10 Things You Should Know About Siding+
The skinny on siding systems; a top 10 list from BUILD LLC
Door Handles & Cabinet Pulls+
The scoop on door handles and cabinet pulls from BUILD LLC.
On the Radar+
All the recent stuff that floats our boat.
Our Favorite Plumbing Fixtures+
BUILD's list of functional, cost-effective, aesthetically pleasing and timeliness plumbing fixtures.
10 Things You Should Know About Foundations+
BUILD's top 10 tips for footings and foundations.
The Value of Design+
Weaving a story and creating a strong narrative around design is a significant part of the package.
Baby Stuff for the Design Conscious+
The BUILDblog takes on household stuff for kids that keep the aesthetics in tune with mom and dad's design...
A Guide to Architectural Trellis Design+
Case studies in Trellis Systems and some BUILD details.
The usefulness of a little, flexible building that's off the grid.
10 Things You Should Know About Roofing+
The scoop on modern roofs.
BUILD Status Report+
The scoop with BUILD lately.
Innovations from the Cabinet Shop+
A look at what's going on in the SPD cabinet shop... once the dust settles.
On the Radar Exclusive+
Cool stuff from our trusty senior field correspondent.
Potential Property: Value vs. Risk+
BUILD explains the process behind evaluating a potential piece of property.
10 Things You Should Know About Mechanical, Electrical & Plumbing Rough-in+
Tips on Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing for clean, deliberate installs.
TEN. A Tribute to the World Trade Center.
The Fluorescent Lighting Challenge; An Invitation to the CFL Show-Down+
Send in your fluorescent bulbs and BUILD will test it in the CFL show-down.
10 Forgotten Lessons of Mid-Century Modern Design+
What every contemporary house can learn from Mid-Century Modern design.
Notes & Jigs: things that make the cabinet shop tick+
An inside look at the jigs and notes of the Special Projects Division cabinet & furniture shop.
A Guide to Modern Exterior Lighting+
BUILD discusses modern exterior lighting complete with a bunch of good fixture specs.
Rationale and Process: The work of Manifold Architecture Studio+
The rigorous process and clean work of Manifold Architecture Studio.