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Details Post – Passivhaus Window Details

Details Post – Passivhaus Window Details

Passivhaus Wall Details The following article contains excerpts, details and information from our book Understanding Passivhaus - The Simple Guide to Passivhaus Detailing and Design. Passivhaus Windows   Windows perform a variety of functions in any building....

FIA Standard CAD Template – Pro Version

FIA Standard CAD Template – Pro Version

Our new PRO Standard CAD Template is available! I am always working to make the website, templates and products more useful to my readers. After reaching out for feedback on our CAD template we have come up with a PRO version that features even more CAD blocks, more...

Work Smart: Productivity Tips

Work Smart: Productivity Tips

​ Work Smart: Productivity Tips   I am by no means a productivity guru. I am constantly guilty of giving myself too many tasks to complete in too short a time, and get myself all stressed out about not ticking enough items off my list.   However, I think...

FIA Free Fitness Equipment CAD Blocks

FIA Free Fitness Equipment CAD Blocks

Free Fitness Equipment CAD Blocks Here is a set of free fitness equipment cad blocks provided by dwgmodels.com. I hope you find them useful. Please feel free to download them and add them to your personal library. We would like to thank dwgmodels.com for allowing us...

Technical Drawing: Construction drawings

Technical Drawing: Construction drawings

Technical Drawing: Construction Drawings   In Part 5 of the Technical Drawing series we are going to explore construction drawings.   Construction Drawings - what are they?   Working drawings, construction drawings, detailed design drawings.... they are...

Construction Detail Library

Construction Detail Library

The First In Architecture Construction Detail Library is live!   I am very excited to announce the official launch of our new website - the First In Architecture Detail Library.   The library is a collection of residential construction details (based on UK...

FIA Free CAD Blocks Steps

FIA Free CAD Blocks Steps

Here is a set of free cad blocks steps provided by CADdetails.com. I hope you find them useful. Please feel free to download them and add them to your personal library. We would like to thank CADdetails.com for allowing us to share their CAD blocks - they have a vast...

Passivhaus Thermal Bridges and Psi Values

Passivhaus Thermal Bridges and Psi Values

Passivhaus Thermal Bridges and Psi Values The following article contains details and information from our book Understanding Passivhaus - The Simple Guide to Passivhaus Detailing and Design and Details:Calculated. This article also contains contributions from Tad...

FIA Free People CAD Blocks 6

FIA Free People CAD Blocks 6

Free People CAD Blocks Here is a set of free people cad blocks provided by dwgmodels.com. I hope you find them useful. Please feel free to download them and add them to your personal library. We would like to thank dwgmodels.com for allowing us to share their CAD...

5 Easy Steps to Better Detailing

5 Easy Steps to Better Detailing

5 Easy Steps to Better Detailing I'm excited to announce that our short guide "5 Easy Steps to Better Detailing" is now available!   The guide takes you through the different stages of learning about detailing. We start off by looking at why detailing is...

Free Railway CAD Blocks

Free Railway CAD Blocks

Free Railway CAD Blocks Here is a set of free railway cad blocks provided by dwgmodels.com. I hope you find them useful. Please feel free to download them and add them to your personal library. We would like to thank dwgmodels.com for allowing us to share their CAD...

5 Ways to be a Proactive Job Seeker

5 Ways to be a Proactive Job Seeker

This week we have a guest post from Nylda at The Architectural Experiment.   Over at The Architectural Experiment, Nylda shares her experiences of studying and working in architecture. From applying to architecture school, to the processes, resources and outcomes...