“SHOULD WE TAKE THE STAIRS?”

When you design a project, you create a lot of assumptions (and perhaps some fantasies) how a space will be used.  After real people are doing their real thing in our buildings, we like to go back and test some of these assumptions.  At Berks County Community Foundation, one of the client goals was to… More

UPDATE: NOW THERE ARE 22 MATERIALS WE ARE AVOIDING

You know the feeling when you are singing along to a song you ‘think’ you know the lyrics to, but then you realize you’ve gotten it ‘not quite right’ all along…(“Don’t stop, believing…Hold on to that fever”…oh wait, feeling…). That’s how I felt when I started my deep dive into materials research for the Living… More