What should I do if my home was flooded?

What should I do if my home was flooded?

Many people thought that their homes were safe because they were not in a flood zone.  But recent weather events have changed their beliefs.  Here what I would recommend you do if your home was flooded and sustained damage due to flooding or severe weather. 

Copyright Protection for Architectural Works

Copyright Protection for Architectural Works

Prior to the enactment of Architectural Works Copyright Protection Act of 1990 (AWCPA), only architectural drawings were copyrightable. AWCPA expanded copyright protection to completed buildings. What can architects do to manage copyright protection for architectural works?

Building Permit Processes: No lines, no waiting, build today

Building Permit Processes: No lines, no waiting, build today

Building Departments are often characterized by bureaucratic permit processes, red tape, and constant delays. But change is in the air as many departments take advantage of online permit processes, improved customer service, digital plan reviews, remote inspections, and nimble organizational structures.