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10 Homes That Changed America: New PBS Series Explores U.S. Architectural History – Curbed

This cross-section of homes, apartments, and mansions shows the evolution of American life by Patrick Sisson Can the history of our country be told via a few dozen locations? A new series by PBS aims to tell part of that sweeping story later this month. This new three-part series...
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Guess “the Miracle Building Material” that Helps Power Sustainability

There’s one building product that often gets overlooked in the sustainability roll call. Brought to you by Certainteed Walk the aisles of IBS, Greenbuild, and other national or regional building trade shows and you can’t help but be wowed by the industry’s sustainability...
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The Risk of Knowing What’s Actually Inside the Products You Specify

A new white paper from the AIA’s Materials Knowledge Working Group helps architects navigate the growing trove of product-ingredient information. By Hallie Busta Until recently, it was possible for architects to know very little about the contents of the products they specified,...
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