Scott Mower

Scott Mower

Windows to the Sky 27 Jun
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Windows to the Sky

Bring in sunlight and stars with an architectural approach to skylights

Update Your Windows for Good Looks, Efficiency and a Better View 19 Jun
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Update Your Windows for Good Looks, Efficiency and a Better View

The impact of windows on architecture can be underestimated. While their primary purpose is to provide natural light, ventilation and protection from the elements, they significantly contribute to the character of a house. Modern windows are designed to be more energy efficient while functioning as trim, punctuation marks, statements of quality and expressions of style.

How to Write a Design Brief for Your New Home or Remodel 12 Jun
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How to Write a Design Brief for Your New Home or Remodel

Building or renovating a house? Follow these 6 steps to draw up a plan that delivers the goods

Design Workshop: Just a Sliver (of Window), Please 05 Jun
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Design Workshop: Just a Sliver (of Window), Please

Set the right mood, focus a view or highlight architecture with long, narrow windows sited just so on a wall

A Few Words on the Power of Simplicity 30 May
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A Few Words on the Power of Simplicity

Our homes today are afforded luxuries our ancestors living in primitive huts could scarcely imagine. Works of architecture are limited more by economics than they are by physics; less by climate than by image. What we can imagine, we can build. But what then shapes our homes if prior influences of climate — temperature and precipitation — are less relevant than ever in the face of new building technologies and materials? How do we allocate the assets of design in service of our need for shelter?

Design Workshop: Modern Handrail Details 22 May
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Design Workshop: Modern Handrail Details

What to know about material, shape and customizable options when designing a handrail

6 Strategies for Making Color Work for You 15 May
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6 Strategies for Making Color Work for You

Color can play up or play down architecture, create a positive experience and more. Here’s how to put it to work for you

How to Borrow Light 08 May
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How to Borrow Light

You can save energy by using glass walls, windows and skylights to bring sunlight into dark areas of your home

8 Things Successful Architects and Designers Do 01 May
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8 Things Successful Architects and Designers Do

Good architects tell a story and engage the senses. They understand the rules — and know when to break them

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B52 Construction 360º Walk Thru

360º Look at B52 Construction Progress.