Architectural Record BE - Building Enclosure

Course Library

Masonry Construction
Brick by Brick: Architects and engineers enlist one of the oldest building technologies to create in...
Sponsored by Architectural Record
Sponsored by Duro-Last®, Inc., Johns Manville, and Versico
Cable Railing Systems
Designing for building code compliance, maximum aesthetic effect, and sustainability
Sponsored by Atlantis Rail Systems
School Safety and Security
Safe Havens: Three new schools provide an alternative to the fortress approach to security.
Sponsored by Architectural Record
Designing Modern Wood Schools
How to create high-performance structures that are also cost effective
Sponsored by Think Wood
Biophilia
Suite Life: Biophilic design and the hospitality sector are a natural fit.
Sponsored by Architectural Record
Sustainable Campus Development
Campuses Go Green: Colleges and universities take environmentally responsible design to new levels.
Sponsored by Architectural Record
Continuous Insulation in Framed Exterior Walls
How to determine the amount of continuous insulation required by codes, while still retarding water ...
Sponsored by ZIP System R-sheathing by Huber Engineered Woods LLC
Overcoming Structural Floor Squeaks in Wood-Framed Construction
Finished floors only perform as well as the subfloor beneath them
Sponsored by AdvanTech subflooring by Huber Engineered Woods LLC
Kinetic Buildings
Moveable Feasts: Dynamic structures with large-scale operable elements adapt and transform, respondi...
Sponsored by Architectural Record
Prefabrication
Pushing Prefabrication: From entire buildings to discrete components, the use of off-site constructi...
Sponsored by Architectural Record
Dark-Sky Design
Designing for the Dark: Light pollution hides views of the cosmos and causes a host of environmental...
Sponsored by Architectural Record
The Architect’s Guide to Specifying Sustainable Single-Ply Roofing Membranes: NSF/ANSI 347
The first sustainable certification for single-ply roofing membrane materials includes points for de...
Sponsored by Duro-Last®, Inc.
Green Walls
The Cultivated Facade: Greenery on Buildings is gaining traction, but needs validation.
Sponsored by Architectural Record
Academies