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By Sybil Fix, Special to The Post and Courier, Feb 6 2016 2:00 pm Lynn and Todd Lillibridge have always felt inspired by contemporary houses with wide-open spaces that draw in the light and make one with the outside world. From the mountains of Colorado to Lake Michigan, they have built such homes…
When you think of a building foundation, many people imagine a chunk of concrete buried down in the ground to support a column or wall and most of the time this is accurate. A foundation can consist of a shallow footing similar to the one imagined above or it could consist of a…
Your home is typically your largest financial investment. Yet most homeowners would not know who designed the structure of their home. They might know the architect and/or their builder’s name. In most cases, the homeowner assumes that the architect or builder has hired a competent structural engineer to design the structure of their…
When we as engineers are asked to design a structure, it is required that you follow the building code for your area. But, this requirement to adhere to the local building code is a minimum. Should we, as engineers, always try to go “above and beyond” for our clients? I think so and…