HOW-TO: Pedestrian RetailDesigning retail that's oriented to the pedestrian is key to creating a vital urban environment.
HOW-TO: CeilingsThere's more to life than T-Bar hung ceilings. Creatively exposing the structure can add height and save cost.
HOW-TO: Bicycle ParkingStrategies for well-designed bicycle parking.
HOW-TO: Wabi SabiA small exploration of the Japanese concept of materiality and space.
HOW-TO: Bicycle ToolboxDesign tools for urban bicycle networks.
HOW-TO: StoopsStoops that connect private living spaces to public streets are one core strategy for enlivening the edges of urban buildings.
HOW-TO: Construction TypeThe basics of how Construction Type influences building form under the IBC in the San Francisco Bay region.
HOW-TO: Concrete Texture
HOW-TO: Green Outside the Property LineStrategies for sustainable design outside the building, both inside the property line, the "site", and beyond to the surrounding streets.
HOW-TO: Building SkinsExterior materials and approaches to building skins.
HOW-TO: Metric ScalesThis guide will help you get a feel for what's going on by relating common metric scales to English counterparts.