Architects at a Mass Timber round table note that we have to build great urban spaces at reasonable densities.
HOUSTON — A local judge in South Texas has ordered supporters of President Donald Trump not to build their planned private border wall on a section of land near the Rio Grande. State District Judge Keno Vasquez on Tuesday issued a temporary restraining order against We Build the Wall, which
More than 35 billion tonnes of non-metallic minerals are extracted from the Earth every year. These materials mainly end up being used to build homes, schools, offices and hospitals. It's a staggering amount of resources, and it's only too likely to increase in the coming years as the global population continues to grow.
Hill neighbors proved a tough crowd as visitors pitched them on four different ideas: planting “tiny houses” on sliver lots; creating supportive housing for ex-offenders reentering society; funding housing for homeless youth; and rehabbing a rundown city-owned Rosette Street home for resale to an owner-occupant.
Half a century after humans first walked on the moon, a number of private companies and nations are planning to build permanent bases on the lunar surface. Despite the technological progress since the Apollo era, this will be extremely challenging. So how should you get started?
Leed is for wimps; the Living Building Challenge really pushes the building envelope.