Skin Deep- Exterior wall surfaces

More than a pretty area to paint, exterior wall surfaces of a building have to be considered for its: appearance, utility, adjacent conditions, and maintenance, and ahem… cost….  they are more than skin deep Frankly, each surface could become a 200 page technical manual and discussion. Since that is not practical for design and construction purposes, […]

Pondering ponding – drainage basics

When rainwater goes where it is supposed to, drainage basics tend to be easily overlooked. However, when you have lots of construction, new roads, and a big storms combined with little heed as to how the “run-off” from a rainstorms will get back into the earth: you have issues, like ponding issues. Welcome to Westchester […]