• Overcoming Egress Challenges in Your Building Design
    MONDAY, AUG 06, 2018
    When you design a building you want it to be beautiful - but you also want it to be safe. Trends in building design make it necessary for architects to...
  • Strategies for Fire Prevention in the Workplace
    MONDAY, JUL 23, 2018
    Although they occur every year, workplace and office fires have reduced in number over the last few decades. This is greatly in part to advances in technology, more effective fire...
  • 5 Tips for Smoke Management in Assisted Living Facilities
    TUESDAY, JUL 03, 2018
    A fire is a devastating event under any circumstance, but especially when they occur within healthcare spaces or assisted living facilities. In these worst-case scenarios, more often than not injuries...
  • How to Overcome the Challenges of Specifying Products for Code Compliance
    FRIDAY, JUN 08, 2018
    Product Specification: An Overview While your design vision may define the character and function of a building, the quality often comes down to the materials you specify. Product specification is...
  • Understanding Materials Testing to Ensure Your Project’s Success
    THURSDAY, JUN 07, 2018
    The world of building materials testing might seem foreign (even scary) to some. But for the architect who wants to stay ahead of the game, understanding code requirement around building...