What Is NFPA 285?

February 24th, 2020|Architecture, Construction|

At some point, the fire marshal or the building official will ask, “Does the exterior wall assembly need to comply with NFPA 285?” If you can’t answer this question, you could be in for a rough go of it.

How Do You “Look”?

November 5th, 2019|Architecture|

There’s an architect, interior designer, engineer, construction administrator, and a social worker sitting at a bar. After a while the bartender announces to the group, “Hey, by the way, we just finished renovating the space so I’m asking folks what they think!”