Aluminum has become the “go to” material in green design. Not only does aluminum cost less than other materials such as steel, but it is also one of the most energy efficient and sustainable construction materials available today. Best of all, aluminum lends a sleek, contemporary look to virtually any design from doors and cabinets […]
Glass has been a key element for both residential and commercial architecture for centuries. One reason is that glass is so versatile. From fine leaded crystal to durable smartphone screens, glass is prized for both its aesthetics and its many unique properties. And with the proper treatment, it can be produced as clear, tinted, bulletproof, […]
The world of interior design is ever-evolving, and with constant technology shifts, today’s design techniques are unlike anything we could have imagined twenty years ago. And the latest trends are making a huge impact: virtual, augmented, and mixed reality. Each of these technologies brings something unique to the process, but all of them work to […]
Separating work and personal life is the common attitude of employees. However, work beliefs change over time, both individually and culturally. Two hallmarks of the Millennial employee, for example, are a desire for work-life balance and a preference for plenty of collaboration, leading to modern trends in workplace building and design to reflect […]
We recently posted some advice on how to incorporate the popular use of mixed metals in the home. In addition to examining the how, it’s also interesting to take a look at the where, when it comes to this fun new trend.
Metal has been hot (in homes, that is) for many years, and the […]