Mar , Art Deco dates back to a French exposition at Le Musee des Arts Decoratifs in Paris, organized as a display of the most modern designs from all around the world We saw a new attitude toward design There were modern materials that embodied the excitement of modern life, with the infusion of
Dec , Basic building principles apply, but how you build with metal studs differs greatly from building with wood The following discussion offers a systematic explanation of installing metal studs, with various best practices for each step Metal Stud Track Layout and Shoot Down Image courtesy of Damian Wohrer
Feb , Image courtesy of Gensler When the book collection was relocated to a larger building, the Houston Public Library System s Special Collections division created the Houston Metropolitan Research Center (HMRC), which is responsible for housing historical documents and other archival materials, and the
Jan , Provenance, beauty, and strengththese are the characteristics that make reclaimed wood products so appealing to today s designers and consumers Environmentally conscious consumers and businesses are d n to glass because it s inherently greenfor every ton of glass that s recycled rather
May , This low maintenance alternative to wood is made from varying amounts of recycled plastic Fencing This fence is an interesting example of composite timber that s been shaped into a woven design The timber is strong yet flexible and works great in this application See more inspring fence designs.
Feb , HOK and the U.S Green Building Council (USGBC) are teaming up on the Project Haiti Orphanage and Children s Center, a rebuilding of an orphanage Local artwork, such as murals, wooden crafts, and ironwork, will be used throughout the facility to pay homage to Haiti s artistic heritage as well as to
Jul , Although more expensive than typical lumber, it s one of the world s fastest growing plants, and growers don t need to rely on fertilizers or pesticides, says Crabbe It s also very tough, making it a good material for barns and fencing Wood plastic composite, a blend of recycled wood and plastic film,
Dec , Method of reconstructing rubber from crumb rubber and making composite materials therefrom The method of claim , wherein the molded product is a composite The method of Additionally, with wood, plastic or concrete it is very difficult to control the modulus of elasticity of the structural product.
Feb , Green Home of the Month Ross Street House in Madison, Wisconsin Image courtesy of Zane Williams Sustainability has been a part of my design practice from the beginning, so when we decided to build our personal residence in Madison, we were definitely committed to designing a green house, says
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Sep , Herein, we demonstrated a new optical microscopy method to selectively image small size gold nanoparticles (GNPs) inside noisy living cells through The cell cytoskeleton fence effect, as observed in the single particle tracking experiments, may be one of the main factors for the restricted diffusion mode.
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Oct , Gallery type Installations have been constructed that create a more dynamic setting for the shows and integrate fashion with other types of art forms or Instead, says Gage, the architects developed a composite material, using a plastic mirror provided by Architectural Systems and a light fiber board with
Aug , Between and fans had started to pour out of the now open gates on the pitch perimeter fence And soon after Supt Roger Greenwood, whose job was to oversee the stadium, went to the West Stand to see what was going on and called the control room asking for the match to be stopped.
Even so, all early generation wood plastic composites, whether or a competitor s product, were not stain, scratch or mold free, and did fade slightly in color as they Because of all these environmentally friendly practices, is a member of the USGBC (U.S Green Building Council) and products contribute to a
Mar , Image courtesy of Fernando Guerra As far as world renowned architects are concerned, most would agree that Dame Zaha Hadid is at the pinnacle of her field Her distinct architectural style has been acclaimed internationally, earning her a myriad of prestigious architectural awards including the Pritzker