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Congratulations to the 2015 Palladio Award Winners


Congratulates the recipients of the


“The Palladio Awards honor outstanding achievement in traditional design.  The program recognizes both individual designers and design teams whose work enhances the beauty and humane qualities of the built environment, through creative interpretation or adaptation of design principles, developed through 2,500 years of the Western architectural tradition. 61 more words

Chadsworth Columns

Flooring contractors saves your time and reduce lots of your hassle!

The flooring in your house or in your office space is not only a basic necessity but in many ways is an expression of your personality. 287 more words

Bathroom Renovations

Construction in Myanmar Key Trends and Opportunities to 2019

Myanmar’s construction industry will continue to grow at a relatively fast pace compared to other emerging markets over the forecast period (2015–2019). The positive outlook for the construction industry is supported by the expanding economy, increased government investment in public infrastructure, and the rising interest of domestic and foreign real estate developers in constructing residential units to meet the population’s housing demand. 234 more words


16 Apr 2015 (AFR) - Residential construction up 13pc, strongest growth in a decade

(16 April 2015, AFR, p45, by Michael Bleby )

‘Residential construction rose to a record $56.5 billion in the year to December, as low interest rates and untapped demand pushed approval rates to new highs.’ 10 more words

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2e Katendrechtse Haven

Not your average apartment complex

Rising 21 stories above the Meuse River (or Maas River), in Rotterdam, The Netherlands, the 2e Katendrechtse Haven apartment building (part of a larger neighborhood of apartments and single-family homes) is a marvelously a-typical structure – at least from a Westerner’s perspective. 595 more words

Homage to timberframe construction

Timberframe construction, or post and beam, is a traditional, even ancient, method of building with heavy, squared off and carefully fitted and joined timbers, secured with large wooden pegs. 223 more words


Construction Humor - Feuding Homeowners

I came across this on Snopes and has been confirmed as true!

Read the story below before you look at the pictures.

This is a true story, it happened in Utah and was on the news!

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