Regional architectural trends fuel national tastes
More and more, home builders are introducing regional styles into their designs in markets well beyond the places they originated.
Tip of the Week: Optimize Your Computer By Taking Care of the Clutter
For this week's tip we give you suggestions on how to best organize your computers.
Programming Clojure, Third Edition; June PragPub Magazine
Drowning in unnecessary complexity, unmanaged state, and tangles of spaghetti code? In the best tradition of Lisp, Clojure gets out of your way so you can focus on expressing simple solutions to hard problems If you bought the second edition directly from us, you can get this major upgrade for 35% off. If you bought the first edition directly from us, you can get it for 15% off If you haven't gotten into Clojure at all, well, now's your chance! Come and get it. Programming Clojure, Third Edition Clojure joins the flexibility and agility of Lisp with the reach, stability, and performance of Java. Combine Clojure's tools for maximum effectiveness as you work with immutable data,…
Retirement Planning for Singles: 5 Tips for Flying Solo
Follow these 5 pointers for a secure future.
How Christo Built His Latest Work: Two Miles of Floating Walkway
The artist Christo's latest work, The Floating Piers, is a stunning feat of engineering that spans a lake in northern Italy.
How to Convince Passive Job Candidates to Switch Jobs
What are four benefits to offer job candidates who aren’t searching for a job but will listen?
Safety Tips for Water Facility Management
Safety Tips for Water Facility Management The time is always right to perform a detailed review of your community’s safety procedures that protect your critical, yet sometimes overlooked assets. These include water treatment facilities, well houses, pump stations, aquatic facilities, or wastewater treatment facilities. Here are five tips to keep in mind when looking at the safety of your facility 1. There are several categories of fire extinguishers on the market, with different ratings intended for different uses. For example, some are rated for electrical fires (Class C), while others are intended for grease fires (Class K) Water extinguishers (APW extinguishers) should never be used on an electrical room or a grease fire, but are the…
Winter Storms Challenge Barn, Horse Owners
Winter 2015 is piling snow, sleet, and freezing rain on much of the country. Find out how horse owners are coping.
Top 70 Construction Management Firms
TOP 70 CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT FIRMS Rank Firm 2015 Revenue 1 Hill International $503,000,000 2 Jacobs
10 Weirdest and Uniquely Shaped Buildings (buildings with shape, shape buildings)
From concept structures to famous buildings. Meet some of the most bizarre, yet amazing, architectural wonders. (buildings with shape, shape buildings)