Lake Minnetonka Retreat House, Designed by Snow Kreilich Architects
With its two intersecting volumes and a bevy of views, this Deephaven, Minn.,...
On The Boards: Wavehouse
A San Francisco multifamily building abstracts the city's traditional bay windows.
Formica Introduces VIVIX
VIVIX becomes the first U.S.-branded exterior rainscreen panel.
Knight Wall Systems predesigned wall system
Knight Wall Systems come prefabricated to accept various cladding material.
James Hardie Commercial Reveals New System
Hardie Reveal Panel is a comprehensive cladding system with a contemporary look.
Alchemy Architects: VaproShield's WallShield breathable membrane.
John Dennis Murphey, AIA, used to specify his exterior walls the way everyone else did—with 2x4 studs, fiberglass insulation, sheathing, and so on—but very little about his walls is the same anymore. Today he designs high-performing exterior walls that ar
Any product junkie knows many innovative developments happen overseas. Another import now making incremental inroads in this country is the ventilated façade—a wall system many architects and building scientists cite as one of the most effective ways to clad a building.