Best Projects of 2014 Architects Challenge Named

The 2014 Best in Show: Shingle-Style Sanctuary, Martha's Vineyard, Mass., by Patrick Ahearn of Patrick Ahearn Architect LLC.

A total of 11 architects honored in sixth annual residential and commercial architectural competition.

ASID Q2 Interior Design Billings Index Suggests Positive Momentum to Continue

The ASID reports steady and stronger industry conditions forecast over next six months, especially for residential.

The single-family and multifamily residential sectors reported billings increases in May and June.

Mobile Technology Improves Productivity and Communication in the Construction Industry

Seventy-seven percent of survey respondents reported that smartphones have had a positive effect on organizational productivity.

Despite largely positive results of the survey with regard to a commitment to mobile technology in the construction field, organizations still have

Estimates for the 2014 balance was trimmed, but the outlook for job growth and lower unemployment was strengthened.

Whether it's made of wood or toothbrushes, concrete or containers, a home is still a home.

Creating a Functional Micro Kitchen: GE's FirstBuild Debuts Community Challenge Winners

One of the five finalist entries for FirstBuild Micro-Kitchen Challenge. Click here to view a slideshow of the winning microkitchens.

Designers challenged to tailor a fully functioning kitchen in a 7 ft x 25 in. space.

Illinois Celebrates 10 Years of HERS Ratings and Home Improvement Consulting

The IAER has been an excellent source for continuing education, mentorship and information about the latest industry standards.

Non-profit organization of home energy pros has helped thousands of homeowners and builders since 2004.

Photo: Jose Camões Silva/Flickr

"I felt isolated, because all of my communication with other people came either via e-mail or chat."


3 Ways to Prep for the Fall Remodeling Season

Upcoming course from NKBA University's provide advice for your o gear up for a successful fall remod

Source Outdoor Launches New Railings Department

Source Railings division will work closely with clients on an individual project basis to determine manufacturing and installation timeframes, pref

Photo: Thomas R Machnitzk/Wikimedia Commons

Updates to Johnny Cash's boyhood home and a new Great Depression themes museum may generate income for the sleepy town.


Extreme Sales Summit 2014 - Tony Mancini
Extreme Sales Summit 2014 - Joy Kilgore
Extreme Sales Summit 2014 - Patrick O'Toole
Extreme Sales Summit 2014 - Tony Mancini
Tony Mancini of SGC Horizon invites contractors to attend Extreme Sales Summit 2014.

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