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Costco Convertible Stool

by creede from Grassroots Modern  (design blog) — Jan 04, 2012 03:05 AM
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April, one of our great GRM readers sent me this link last week. Its for a convetible stool from Costco. The convertible part is the fact that you can throw some castors and a tray on it and use it as a shop stool. Personally I like it just the way it [...]

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Mail

by Don from Hus Langford  (build blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:37 AM
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Sooz tried a little experiment recently. She ordered a book for Janne through Amazon.co.uk, and sent it successfully to his Aspö address.Now we know that with a couple of clicks on Amazon, a mail boat will arrive on our little island a few days later [...]

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Your New York Football Giants!

by Chris from A PreFab Project  (prefab blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:04 AM
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Notwithstanding the title (congrats Zach!), this is a serious post. My blogging hiatus deserves explanation...<br /><br />Everybody says that the enthusiasm for housebuilding projects wanes at some point - hitting-the-wall kinda thing, I [...]

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by calvinflorian from 225 Corley St  (build blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:38 AM
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I could give a dozen of excuses why I haven’t posted an update since the end of the year and most would be valid. Regardless, I won’t drag you through that. There has been so much going on - lots of work we’re having to do on site (building cabinets, cleaning, deck construction), final MEP [...]

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Austin Porch House - Plat House comes into its own

by lavardera from LamiDesign Modern House Plan Blog  (modern blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:24 AM
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Siding panels are going up on the Austin Porch House project and the big news is the progress of the Plat House. Last we saw a bunch of sticks going up - in the new set of photos from the owner it is now most certainly a house.Across their courtyard you [...]

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Networked Building Controls: Open or Proprietary?

by Denis Du Bois from Energy Priorities  (green blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:08 AM
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Systems in a facility can be networked so they can interoperate. Just stringing a wire between a security system and a lighting controller isn't enough. Your choices will affect the life cycle cost of your building or campus.

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The craziest construction ever?!!

by Edward Lifson from The New Modernist - Edward Lifson.com  (design blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:43 AM
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105 stories. The Ryugyong Hotel in Pyongyang, North Korea.The 22nd largest skyscraper in the world. And empty.From Esquire Magazine: In 1987, Baikdoosan Architects and Engineers put its first shovel into the ground and more than twenty years later, after [...]

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Bauhaus Conference at Harvard - March 14-15

by Edward Lifson from The New Modernist - Edward Lifson.com  (design blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:59 AM
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Bauhaus Palimpsest: the Object of DiscourseMarch 14-15, 2008Harvard UniversityArthur M. Sackler Museum485 Broadway, Cambridge, Mass.Free and open to the publicOpening Lecture Friday, March 14 6 p.m.Barry BergdollThe Museum of Modern ArtFabrication and [...]

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Where’s My Snare? I Have No Snare in My Headphones…

by clinton from The Miller Barter House | A Modern Home in a Traditional Neighborhood  (build blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:33 AM
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In order to spice up the posts and get some interaction going on the connectednc.com/modern blog (comments) I thought I would use lyrics in my Titles and see if our readers know the Artist and/or Song. By the time the house is complete - you’ll have a good feel for what’s in my iTunes [...]

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Finally, a blog from Andrew Patner

by Edward Lifson from The New Modernist - Edward Lifson.com  (design blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:41 AM
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Andrew Patner: The View from Here Reflections, reviews, and reports from the Chicago-based author, broadcaster, and arts critic. It's got to be worth reading and listening to.He begins by saluting three of his friends who happen to be more advanced in [...]

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