Window Treatments from A to Z: Terms to know when specifying

Specifying window treatments involves a lot of small details – from the way they are mounted, operated and hemmed to the measurements inside and outside the area of the window. So it’s no surprise that there are a lot of important terms to know!

Expansion Joint FAQ

Find the answers to some of the most commonly asked questions regarding architectural expansion joints; what they are, how to use them and more.

Why You Need to Get Passive on Fire Protection

Often, people think of fire protection systems for buildings in the active sense – meaning systems like sprinklers and extinguishers to suppress or actually put out fires. However, there are also...

3 Ways to Increase Bathroom Privacy

Public washrooms are a vulnerable area. But what can you do to provide a “no-peek” bathroom experience? When designing and purchasing partitions, here are 3 things that your guests will appreciate.

The Era of New Seismic Zones

In the search for more sources of fossil fuels, the process of hydraulic fracturing – commonly called “fracking” – has led to a tremendous increase in U.S. crude oil production. That’s the good news.

The Top 3 Forces Impacting Your Expansion Joints

Your expansion joint systems play a vital role in your building’s health, so we think it’s only right that you know what they’re up against. These are the three main elements that impact your systems.