Architects in the Know: Insulation

March 23, 2017 0

Quality, cost, and effectiveness are important factors in considering which insulation products to use on your latest design/build. Continuous Insulation (ci), for example, is now prescribed by the International Energy Conservation Code (IECC) in more […]

Wanted: CEU Assignments to Promote Resilient Buildings

January 10, 2017 0

I’ve written exclusively about the design and construction of homes and buildings for nearly my entire, satisfying career. I write for a variety of audiences, including homeowners, architects, contractors, manufacturers, and appraisers. For the past […]

The Art of Finishing Up

December 13, 2016 0

One reason the Olympics are so satisfying is the finish line. We get to see the beginning of a race, and we get to see the finish of the race. Day after day of satisfying […]

Telling Stories Is Very Satisfying

November 13, 2016 0

For 12 years, from 1997 to 2008, I wrote a remodeling series for the Los Angeles Times called “Pardon Our Dust.” I am the senior developer here at CEU Producer, but at that time I did […]

Case Studies How We Love Thee

November 13, 2016 0

This post goes into the category of “If it was a snake, it would have bit me.” That’s what happens when something is so close to us, to who we are, that we have a […]