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Best Architecture Laptops (2022)

Best Architecture Laptops (2022)

Best Architecture Laptops   What is the best laptop for architecture?     In order to recommend some of the best architecture laptops for architects and students, I take a look at the requirements of popular software that we use in architecture (AutoCAD,...

Architecture Laptop Buying Guide

Architecture Laptop Buying Guide

Architecture Laptop Buying Guide     Introduction   [Post updated August 2022] Buying a laptop for your studies and future career can be a bit of a minefield. The main thing to consider is the system requirements of the software that you will be using. The...

Understanding Loft Conversions New Edition out now!

Understanding Loft Conversions New Edition out now!

We are really excited to announce the release of the 2nd Edition of Understanding Loft Conversions. We have updated the book with general improvements, along with changes to all of the details in line with the updated Building Regulations in June 2022. While this book...

Archicad for Architects

Archicad for Architects

What is Archicad?   Archicad is a BIM design software, used by architects and design professionals to design, document and visualise their projects.   Archicad was released in 1987, and continues to be a favoured software amongst architects for its intuitive...

Top Books for Architectural Detailing

Top Books for Architectural Detailing

Top Books for Architectural Detailing   Introduction   Architectural detailing is a crucial skill for architects and technologists. However it can be quite difficult for us to envision how our design ideas actually come together. Further to this, depicting...

Learn Architectural Drawing with David Drazil

Learn Architectural Drawing with David Drazil

We are super excited by the immense learning opportunities Domestika is offering for architects and designers!   Domestika is currently the fastest growing online creative community where professionals from around the world give courses with a hands on approach...

Best Architecture Films

Best Architecture Films

Best Architecture Films   Why should you watch architecture films?   Architecture films can act as great sources of inspiration for both students and professionals. The spectacular visuals tied by fascinating narratives can be beneficial in encouraging new ideas...

Building Regulations Updates – June 2022

Building Regulations Updates – June 2022

On June 15 2022 the Building Regulations will be updated to improve energy efficiency in both residential and non residential buildings. These changes form part of the roadmap to the 2025 Future Homes Standard, with a primary goal to reduce carbon emissions and...

Best Architecture Documentaries

Best Architecture Documentaries

Best Architecture Documentaries   Why should you watch architecture documentaries?   Architecture documentaries seek to inform and educate audiences on the built environment and related industries. Both students as well as professionals can draw inspiration from...

What To Do After Graduating Architecture School

What To Do After Graduating Architecture School

What to do after graduating architecture school... Congratulations! You’ve graduated! But now what? If you find yourself asking this question, you’ve landed in the right place. Hopefully our article will encourage you to consider some options to advance your...

Best Architecture Podcasts

Best Architecture Podcasts

Why should you listen to architecture podcasts? Podcasts are a great way to learn about the things you are interested in or want to learn about. They can be entertaining as well as educational. Since architecture is an ever changing and evolving interdisciplinary...

MY FAVOURITE TOOLS AND RESOURCES

I have curated a list of some of the tools and resources I would strongly recommend for anyone studying or working in Architecture.