Autodesk University and Making What Matters
Autodesk University 2018 was a blast. AU is always a great time to meet up with old friends, learn some new tips and tricks, and hear what's on the horizon from just about all the major players in our industry. It's a good time. ...
7 Gift Ideas to NOT Get An Architect for Christmas
BIMsmith Blog Editors
It’s the time of year that we’re all thinking of gifts for the special people in our lives. It’s also the time of year that several folks around the industry release their “Top Gifts to Get an Architect for Christmas” lists, whic...read more
6 Major Ways Green Construction Is Preserving the Environment
Green construction goes beyond basic aspects of the office or residential building, looking to create a space that besides providing comfort, invests in health and broader environmental context of the construction process. Since ...read more
One Easy Fix To Make Your Mornings More Productive
We’ve all been there. You drag yourself out of bed twenty minutes late, grab a cup of coffee and rush out the door. You get to the office, slump down into the chair at your desk, turn on your computer and – it’s suddenly past no...read more
11 Exterior Wall Cladding Designs
Exterior wall cladding design has evolved quite a lot over the past decade. Once upon a time, the brick was seen as a basic component to the building but more recently, it has become the designers colour palette for creativity. Ex...read more
8 Simple Ways to Incorporate an Industrial Feel into a Home
The industrial aesthetic became popular at the start of the 21st century when unused factory and industrial spaces were converted into residential spaces. Areas such as SoHo in Manhattan and parts of Brooklyn have a range of embl...read more
What is the Best Pen for Architects and Designers?
From the Editors: We recently asked a group of architects, designers, and other AEC professionals to share their personal insights into the designer’s weapon of choice: their favorite pens. Here are the thoughts of our first contr...read more