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Scaffold Inspections for Job Site Safety

Scaffolding problems on a job site are one of the most frequent safety violations cited by OSHA. Maintaining compliance with scaffolding safety standards not only reduces your risk of receiving a citation, but it also creates a safer work environment for workers and lowers the cost of workers compensation claims. What are some of the key components of scaffolding safety?

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Vintage Meets Modern: Linear vs Phased Construction

The world we live in is obsessed with vintage meeting modern. A common hobby is often restoring antique items, and making them seemingly brand new. Few often ponder the work that goes into doing this, and sometimes chalk restoration up to simply being a new coat of paint. There is a whole process that goes into the preservation and restoration

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Ignoring Building Envelope Repair Can Cost You

If you have experienced leaks, mold, or excess dust in your building, you may need building envelope repair. The building envelope is what protects the interior space from the elements and includes the building’s roof, walls, windows, doors, and foundation. This outer shell protects a building’s interior from water damage and outside air. Water leaking through a building envelope can cause

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Adaptive Reuse in Interior Architecture

There are two types of interior architecture, the initial design/usage plan, and adaptive reuse, or the redesign of an existing space to serve a new purpose.  According to Wikipedia: Adaptive reuse refers to the process of reusing an old site or building for a purpose other than which it was built or designed for. It can be regarded as a

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