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Collin Fowler
December 24,2022

The Fisher Building: A History of Detroit’s Most Famous Building and Architectural Structure

Originally conceptualized as a way of bringing much-needed office space for their Fisher Body Company to downtown Detroit, the historic Fisher Building has evolved over the years to serve as Detroit’s greatest tribute. With a 325,000 square foot exterior, it is the largest marble-clad commercial building in the world. Keep reading for a detailed breakdown […]

Collin Fowler
December 09,2022

Futuro House Design: Considerations When Building a Flying Saucer House and 12 UFO Home Designs

The original UFO house–dubbed the “Futuro” upon its introduction in the late 1960’s–was designed by Finnish architect Matti Suuronen as a solution for an easy-to-erect ski chalet for the mountainous Scandinavian landscape.  Made from 16 prefabricated fiberglass-supported polyester plastic panels, the Futuro was transported into the mountains and assembled onsite using a steel frame that […]

Jackie Kaufman
November 14,2022

A Guide to Desert Sand Concrete and The Desert Sand Building Material Called Finite

While it may sound far-fetched, the high demand for sand is a major concern. While it is often seen as an infinite resource, it’s becoming further from the case. Sand is used worldwide in multiple industries, especially when it comes to construction. Mostly extracted from beaches and river banks, it was always seen that sand […]

Gingerbread House Trim Ideas
Jackie Kaufman
October 19,2022

13 Gingerbread House Trim Design Ideas

When you were young, did you ever want to live in a gingerbread house? Gingerbread house trim is there to help channel your inner child and get you the whimsy you want in your real-life home. But, how do you get that perfect trim to work with the architecture of your house? We have the […]