Laura’s Place Awarded AIA 2017 Small Project Award

Congratulations to Architecture Building Culture for being the recipient of a 2017 Small Project Award by The American Institute of Architects for Laura’s Place.  Laura’s Place is a transitional housing project in Portland managed by Central City Concern. The...

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Window Design Tip: Windows Up High

When designing a home, it’s difficult to have both: lots of wall space and lots of windows. Often, we must trade one for the other. However, that doesn’t always have to be the case....

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NAFS Compliant Windows and Doors

NAFS for Canadian Buildings The North American Fenestration Standard/Specification (NAFS) is an improved standard for testing, rating and labelling of windows, doors and skylights for residential and commercial buildings in both Canada and the United States....

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Code Compliant Double Exterior Doors

The new window and door building code, known as the North American Fenestration Standard/Specification or NAFS, now requires all entry doors to be tested to the same performance requirements as windows....

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