The Benefits of Replacement Windows

on Jul 16, 2014 in Architecture, Green Design

Is your energy usage following the same pattern? As you look to address this problem, you should know that the cost of window replacements easily outweighs the cost of rising utility bills.

Business and Design: Careers in Magazine Publishing

on Apr 21, 2014 in Graphic Design

There are many different types of careers in the National Magazine Exchange, and publishing business. It takes quite a bit of work to make a magazine come to life, below are a few examples. Writers Writers are a necessity when it comes to magazine publishing. While writers each have different specialties they all share the following qualities. -Strong imaginations for article concepts. -Belong to a specialty department. -Background and experience in journalism. Editors Editors play a pivotal role in magazine publishing by ensuring everything is spelled correctly. Editors spend hours upon hours reading over what writers have produced to ensure readers can make sense of the content. -Editors check over the copy from the writers to check for grammatical and spelling errors. -They make sure that articles are truthful and factual. -Give the OK to print. The Creative Department Having a...

The Empire State Building: An International Icon

on Apr 11, 2014 in Architecture

Since its creation in 1931, the Empire State Building (ESRT http://www.empirestaterealtytrust.com/)has been considered a symbol of our perseverance in the United States both physically and metaphorically. Everywhere else across the globe it is considered an icon of America’s strength and beauty.

2014 Trends: Window & Door Design

on Apr 3, 2014 in Architecture

Pride of ownership is a major driving force for home owners across the country. Combine that with people opting to stay in their present home or looking for older homes with character and it is easy to see a new trend arising in the window and door design trends.

LEED Certified & Green Design

on Apr 3, 2014 in Green Design

One of the most important developments in green design and architecture since its inception has been LEED Certification. This third-party system created to standardize methods for evaluating the sustainability and “green factor” of any new project is sweeping the entire globe.