॰ Designer + Preservationist ॰
Lover of buildings old, new, & everything in between!

Historic Building Materials with Modern Twists
Cementitious tiles, terrazzo, and exposed shiplap boards are traditional building materials that are experiencing an exciting...
Boards, Battens, & Bevels: Wood Board Siding Types & Their Uses
Wood siding and its many varieties are one of the most prevalent and engaging building materials on the market.
The Eco-Friendly Guide to Upgrading an Existing Home
The greenest home is the one you already have.
Revealing the Pros and Cons of Exposed Brick and How to Take Care of It
For centuries, bricks have been the literal and figurative building blocks of communities across the globe.