How to Build a Brick Frame Window on Your Home

A new brick frame window is being created by architects and designers from the United Kingdom to help prevent mold growth and help reduce energy consumption on the home floor.The windows feature an acrylic, copper-plated frame and a plastic shell, but the materials are made from recycled glass and wood.The project has been named The …

Which brick frame cramp is worse?

The top three worst cramps experienced by a brick frame structure are frame cramping and frame crevice cracking.Cramps may occur on the inside of the frame, which is where the frame attaches to the wall.Cracks may also develop in the joints between the frame and the wall, which may cause the cracks to expand.Cramping may …

The Art of the Brick Frame—a New York Times bestseller

New York City’s brick building boom has helped drive a new art form, which has been growing ever since a New York-based nonprofit called the Brooklyn Brick Company opened a storefront at 18th Street and Fifth Avenue in 2014.Now, it’s the subject of a New Yorker book that is expected to become a bestseller soon.In …

Inside a brick frame building that’s turning into a thriving art space

The first building on a quiet corner of North Market Street was constructed in 1884.The brick building on the corner was designed by William H. Miller, the same architect who designed the now-closed Union Terminal on Washington Street in the 1930s.It sits on what was once a parcel of land that was purchased by the …

Inside a brick frame building that’s turning into a thriving art space

The first building on a quiet corner of North Market Street was constructed in 1884.The brick building on the corner was designed by William H. Miller, the same architect who designed the now-closed Union Terminal on Washington Street in the 1930s.It sits on what was once a parcel of land that was purchased by the …

Inside a brick frame building that’s turning into a thriving art space

The first building on a quiet corner of North Market Street was constructed in 1884.The brick building on the corner was designed by William H. Miller, the same architect who designed the now-closed Union Terminal on Washington Street in the 1930s.It sits on what was once a parcel of land that was purchased by the …

What’s the difference between rustic and rustic frame homes?

In the midst of a global housing crisis, it can be tempting to focus on the rustic exterior of a house.However, many homes built in the past are built of a composite material, a common material used in houses that are still very strong.The rustic construction is usually based on a frame, which is made …