Month: September 2016

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Building Stone Magazine: Vol. 38, № 2 (Fall 2016)

 Volume: 38 |  Issue: 2 |  Download


The portfolio of Robert A.M. Stern, FAIA, who is this yea's honoree of the Bybee Prize, illustrates the New York architect is a proponent of natural stone. For 15 Central Park West — a mixed-use residential and retail building in Manhattan — Empire Indiana limestone was selected for the exterior facade because of its warm coloring and to complement existing New York architecture. The traditional masonry expression of the exterior accommodates large windows that, together with projecting bays, French balconies and deep terraces at the setbacks, fill the residences with natural light and open the rooms to views in all directions. Learn more about Stern's philosophies about working with stone beginning on page 12 of this issue of Building Stone Magazine.

TILE Magazine: Vol. 13, № 5 (September / October 2016)

 Volume: 13 |  Issue: 5 |  Download

On the cover:

Bluewave, a lively cocktail bar at OneOcean Club in Barcelona, Spain, features decorative handmade tiles from Ceramica Cumella. The colorful tiles emulate the look of scales on a Koi fish and were custom-made for this project. Design by El Equipo Creativo in Barcelona, Spain. Photo courtesy of (c)Adria Goula. Story begins on page 20.

Commercial Flooring Report: Vol. 96, № 1 (Fixing a Failed Flooring Installation)

 Volume: 96 |  Issue: 1 |  Download

We've talked repeatedly over the years about failed flooring installations and problems with flooring but have't really spent much time or focus on how to fix or address a failed flooring installation. So let's take a look at it. The same guidelines apply when writing a story which is who, what, when, where and why and add to it how and then heap on what went wrong and why and who's at fault –the most important part. With that we top it off with how do we fix it.

PROBuilder: Vol. 81, № 9 (September 2016)

 Volume: 81 |  Issue: 9 |  Download

Saguaro Ridge in Scottsdale, Ariz., designed by Douglas Fredrikson Architects and built by Hosco, is the 2016 Professional Builder Design Awards Project of the Year.

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