New Metric Helps Builders and Architects Maximize Daylighting

Thanks to a new metric from the Lighting Research Center, builders, architects, engineers, and other design pros have a better method for...



The Guest Room

  • Using Hand Drawing to Market Your Architecture Firm

    Guest blogger Mark R. LePage in praise of drawing by hand.

    CUSTOM HOME September 11, 2014

  • Darkness and Hope

    Between global warming and war, children at the border and terrorism, we seemed to be on the edge of oblivion. But then I read this...

    CUSTOM HOME September 10, 2014

  • Chihuly Studio Tour

    Dale Chihuly is the grand-daddy of blown glass. Build LLC takes us on a recent studio tour.

    CUSTOM HOME September 05, 2014

  • Rooms-Within-Rooms and Window Walls

    Some ideas really do expand.

    CUSTOM HOME August 28, 2014

  • Beauty and Quarrels in Provence

    Quarreling and beauty are among the French village of Lacoste’s principal attributes. In some ways it is a prison–beautiful, yes, but...

    CUSTOM HOME July 31, 2014