Professional Awning Manufacturers Association publishes new reference guide

January 1, 2009

The Professional Awning Manufacturers Association has published a new reference guide called the Fabric Awning & Canopy Building Code Reference. Packed with useful information, the guide includes sections on awning and canopy references in the International Building Code and International Residential Code, a summary of codes at state level, engineering references, flammability requirements and briefs …

Strip malls turned on end

Winners of a competition to redesign strip malls were announced by the Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, Scottsdale, Arizona. Launched by the museum in late 2007 to inspire the redesign of aging malls, the “Flip a Strip” competition invited 10 national firms to participate and received 15 open call design firm submissions, including this proposal …