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Passivhaus Foundation Details

Passivhaus Foundation Details

Passivhaus Foundation Details The following article contains details and information from our book Understanding Passivhaus - The Simple Guide to Passivhaus Detailing and Design. Passivhaus Foundation Design   Passivhaus standards require high levels of...

How to Brand Your Architecture Practice

How to Brand Your Architecture Practice

Why is branding important in architecture?   What is your architecture practice about? What values do you want to communicate to your clients, and how do you want the world to see you?   As your business grows and your experience builds, your brand will...

FIA Free CAD Blocks Retaining Walls 01

FIA Free CAD Blocks Retaining Walls 01

Here is a set of free cad blocks retaining walls 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...

Tips for Studying Architecture Remotely or Online

Tips for Studying Architecture Remotely or Online

Tips for Studying Architecture Remotely or Online   I have been working from home for about 5 years now, maybe more. Before that, when I was at university, I was living off campus in another city, and commuting to uni on days when there were lectures. The rest of the...

Technical Drawing: Layout

Technical Drawing: Layout

Technical Drawing : Layout In part one of our technical drawing series, we will look at Layout. How should a drawing be composed, and what sort of information do we need to show on our architectural drawings?   Architectural drawings can be produced on varying...

Join Me at the ArchiMentors Summit

Join Me at the ArchiMentors Summit

I have some exciting news today!   I will be one of the expert speakers in the upcoming Online Conference for young architects and designers called ArchiMentors Summit.       The idea behind the ArchiMentors Summit is to show different paths young architects...

Free Arrow CAD Blocks

Free Arrow CAD Blocks

Here is a set of free arrow 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 blocks - they have a vast...

Understanding Passivhaus Second Edition Out Now!

Understanding Passivhaus Second Edition Out Now!

Understanding Passivhaus 2nd Edition is out now!!  I am very excited to announce the new edition of Understanding Passivhaus is now available. I know I have been promising this book for quite some time, so thank you for being patient with me. It has been a much...

Technical Drawing: Series Introduction

Technical Drawing: Series Introduction

Welcome to our new Technical Drawing Series!   Over this series we will be exploring the world of technical drawing for architecture, construction and interior design.    We will be looking at best practice for producing drawings. The architect or designers...

Detail Post – Green Roof Details

Detail Post – Green Roof Details

This green roof details post includes excerpts and details from our book Understanding Architectural Details - Residential. Introduction to Green Roof Details A green or living roof is a flat or low pitched roof with a layer of planting over the waterproofing...

Contemporary Bathroom CAD Blocks CP07

Contemporary Bathroom CAD Blocks CP07

A selection of contemporary bathroom CAD blocks in plan and elevation. Featuring a massive collection of bathroom cad blocks all in plan with matching elevation.  Over 100 individual CAD blocks including: bath cad blocks shower cad blocks show tray cad blocks tap cad...

Detail Post – Window Details

Detail Post – Window Details

This timber cladding details post includes excerpts and details from our book Understanding Architectural Details - Residential. Introduction to Window Details Approved Document Part A states that the number, size and position of openings should not impair the...