Construction Budget Cheat Sheet
Guest blogger Kevin Eckert shares this methods for making sure a project budget is do-able.
Using Hand Drawing to Market Your Architecture Firm
Guest blogger Mark R. LePage in praise of drawing by hand.
Notes on Perfection
A design-builder reflects on the holy grail.
Clear Estimates Software Covers 12,000 Parts
Easy-to-use software with plenty of customization options lets users pull...
Reusing Stone and Brick
Advice on where and when to save brick and stone, how to maintain it throughout...
Practice: The Great Exchange
In the right environment, architects can do better wotk together than by themselves.
the sliding scale
Smaller projects mean more client interviews, thinner profit margins, and more jobs starting and stopping.
Economic Confidence Mixed Among Affluents
Affluent consumers' attitudes toward the economy are looking up, but they still want value from their purchases and are more focused on living within their means.
Hard times bring hard choices, and David Baud has faced his share lately.
When we featured Terry Wardell as our 2004 Custom Builder of the Year, his top-end...