MSI Opens Detroit-area Distribution Center

Stone Update

65,000 ft² facility includes slab and tile showrooms, computerized visualizations tools for customers. Featured Company News

Off to Detroit (Ann Arbor) to visit @zingermansdeli (at Detroit.

Heath Ceramics

Off to Detroit (Ann Arbor) to visit @zingermansdeli (at Detroit Metro Airport (DTW

Detroit Downtown Development Authority Approves $52 Million in Construction Contracts for Detroit Events Center

The A to Z of Building

At the recommendation of Olympia Development of Michigan, the Downtown Development Authority approved nearly $52 million in new contracts today for work on the new Detroit Events Center, raising the

Q&A with Shinola’s Daniel Caudill

Heath Ceramics

With similar commitments to revitalizing the American manufacturing industry and setting up camp in major cities (Detroit for Shinola, Sausalito and San Francisco for Heath), our goals of preserving craft and focusing on quality are very much aligned.

Wayne State Researchers Study Impact of Sustainability Initiatives in Detroit’s New Center District

The A to Z of Building

Detroit’s abandoned buildings and blighted neighborhoods have captured the attention of news media, artists, photographers, videographers and curious tourists for decades. National and

Advanced Camera Provides Live Streaming Video of Detroit Events Center Construction

The A to Z of Building

Olympia Development of Michigan announced today the launch of a 24/7 live streaming webcam that will allow people worldwide to see real-time, rapid progress being made on construction of The District

Paxton’s Michigan March Madness

Stone Update

Countertop company makes its mark at Detroit b-ball arena and Michigan State campus. Featured Company Insider News

Here Are the 10 Most Affordable Cities for Renters in 2018

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Detroit, MI Household Income Spent on Rent: 24.8% Zillow’s Average Monthly Rent Payment: $1,209 You can rent a large, 4 bedroom, 2 bathroom, 3,400 square foot house like this one on Zillow for $1,350 per month in Detroit.

Back to Bachor

Diary of a Tile Addict

A piece was created in her memory in September 2018 in Detroit. Tile Addict is revisiting a few vigilante ceramic artists that have been previously featured on the site.

ModCraft Tile Valley in White Gloss Glaze


ModCraft dimensional wall tile style Valley adorns the wall of this indoor/outdoor pool in this uber chic contemporary home in the suburbs of Detroit.

ModCraft tile Valley in White Gloss Glaze


ModCraft dimensional wall tile style Valley adorns the wall of this indoor/outdoor pool in this uber chic contemporary home in the suburbs of Detroit.

5 Unexpected Ways to Use Tile in Your Home

Architectural Ceramics

Custom Foliage Detroit Blues Glass Mosaic Wooden Tub Tray (above). January 2016 – Rockville, MD – Tile is everywhere. Unless you’re a cowboy, you probably see tile on a daily basis.

A Visit to Fellow BarberNew to the mid-Market area in downtown.

Heath Ceramics

This marks Fellow Barber’s second location in San Francisco (in addition to 3 in New York and 1 in Detroit), and it’s easy to see why men are willing to stand in line for a chance to get groomed here.

The Palace of Auburn Hills Installs Musco’s Customized LED Lighting System

The A to Z of Building

The Palace of Auburn Hills—home to the NBA’s Detroit Pistons—continues a legacy of providing leading-edge sports entertainment thanks to a newly installed, state-of-the-art lighting

The Saarinen House

The Perfect Bath

The tile was designed by Eliel and crafted by the Pewabic Pottery in Detroit, which was unusual for them as they were known for their glaze variations. A number of years ago I was fortunate enough to take a tour of the Saarinen House at the Cranbrook Academy of Art in Bloomfield Hills, MI.

Casacor Collections

Diary of a Tile Addict

Casacor installation at Itapema Beach Place featuring tiles by Ceramica Elizabeth. Tiles from Cerâmica Elizabeth have been used with great flair to decorate 18 installations for Casacor, currently being staged at Itapema Beach Place, Santa Catarina, Brazil.

Janet Bennett: A Life in Design

Making Tile Modern

Bennett grew up in Detroit; her father was a painter. “Are you the artist Janet Bennett?” Bennett is a striking and elegant woman who looks quite at home in the colorful surroundings of Robert , the restaurant housed within the Museum of Arts and Design in Manhattan.

Office Design Trends: GIO Looks at the Changing Work Environment


This Quicken Loans innovative office in downtown Detroit boasts a colorful space for events. Work environments are changing–and those who design and furnish offices are striving to keep pace.

Do You Live in One of Orkin’s Top 50 Rattiest Cities?

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Image: Ed Sologa Design Build The top 10 on the Rattiest Cities list include, in order: Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, Washington DC, San Francisco, Detroit, Philadelphia, Cleveland, Baltimore, and Denver. Today, Orkin released its annual Top 50 Rattiest Cities List.

How Much House Can I Afford? Here’s a Breakdown by State and Major City

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Image: How Much Top 5 states where you can get more house for less money Lovely curb appeal in Detroit, Michigan. Detroit | Median House Price: $31,787 | Salary Needed: $8,328 2. Are you planning a move or a relocation ?

Don’t Let the Bed Bugs Bite: Separating Fact from Fiction

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

The top 10 cities, in order, are Baltimore, Washington DC, Chicago, Los Angeles, Columbus OH, Cincinnati, Detroit, New York, San Francisco/Oakland/San Jose and Dallas/Fort Worth. Orkin recently released its list of the cities with the most bed bugs.

Construction Corner: Some Housing Markets May Take a Decade to Reach Pre Recession Levels


years; Detroit-Dearborn-Livonia, MI. While the overall housing market has rebounded steadily from the drastic drop caused by the recession, some experts say that in some large urban areas it might take more than 10 years for homes to recover their value. At the same time USA Today quoted 24/7 Wall Street as saying that, on average, it will still take the value of single family home nationally, at the current pace, another 2.5 years for full recovery.

heard around the architectural studio #013 | Life of an Architect

Life of an Architect

Email me here: web [at] seandburke [dot] com Kerry Hogue I have a sign in my office, er ah, space, given to me by a young superstar in our Detroit office that says “No Whining – especially about REVIT!” about me Lets Work Together Frequently Asked Questions Do you want to be an Architect?

Residential Deconstruction versus Demolition | Life of an Architect

Life of an Architect

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