Ottumwa Iowa #amtrak #californiazephyr (at Ottumwa (Amtrak.

Heath Ceramics

Ottumwa Iowa #amtrak #californiazephyr (at Ottumwa (Amtrak station)). californiazephyr amtrak

Iowa 52

Ottumwa Iowa #amtrak #californiazephyr (at Ottumwa (Amtrak.

Heath Ceramics

Ottumwa Iowa #amtrak #californiazephyr (at Ottumwa (Amtrak station)). californiazephyr amtrak

Iowa 52

Foggy flat Iowa landscape. Hours of this. (at farmland)

Heath Ceramics

Foggy flat Iowa landscape. Hours of this. (at at farmland

Iowa 52

Chilly and grey in Iowa this morning. #amtrak #californiazephyr.

Heath Ceramics

Chilly and grey in Iowa this morning. amtrak #californiazephyr (at Ottumwa (Amtrak station)). californiazephyr amtrak

Iowa 52

Good morning foggy Iowa. #amtrak #californiazephyr (at Osceola.

Heath Ceramics

Good morning foggy Iowa. A video posted by Cathy & Robin (@heathceramics) on Apr 7, 2015 at 7:04am PDT. amtrak #californiazephyr (at Osceola (Amtrak station)). californiazephyr amtrak

Iowa 40

EdR, River Caddis Start Construction on Community Pedestrian at Iowa State University

The A to Z of Building

EdR (NYSE: EDR), one of the nation's largest developers, owners and managers of high-quality collegiate housing communities, today announced it has started construction on a community pedestrian

Iowa 52

Engineers at Iowa State Test Taller Precast Concrete Wind Turbine Towers

The A to Z of Building

Hydraulic equipment in two civil engineering labs recently pushed and pulled at test sections of a new kind of wind turbine tower, simulating the heavy, twisting loads that towers have to withstand

Iowa 52

Summit Materials Acquires Davenport, Iowa Cement Plant and Seven Distribution Terminals from Lafarge North America

The A to Z of Building

Summit Materials, Inc. “Summit” or the “Company”), a leading vertically integrated construction materials company, today announced that it has completed its previously

Balfour Beatty Campus Solutions Reaches Financial Close on $34.5M University of Iowa Student Housing Development Project

The A to Z of Building

Balfour Beatty Campus Solutions, a leading developer and operator of infrastructure projects for the college and university market, announced today it has reached financial close on a $34.5M student

Iowa 40

New University of Iowa Building Meets Challenges with Foam-Control Plus+ EPS Insulation

The A to Z of Building

Just one year ago, ACH Foam Technologies changed the insulation industry by releasing Foam-Control® Plus+®, an architectural grade expanded polystyrene (EPS) insulation. With a range of high

Iowa 40

Meredith Media Presentation!

The Tile Shop

Kevin and I just returned from a trip to Meredith Media Corporation in Des Moines, Iowa. Good morning! For those of you not familiar with the Meredith, it publishes a wide variety of magazines including Traditional Home, Better homes and Gardens, Midwest Living, and Every Day with Rachael Ray.to

Iowa 130

Our Meredith Media Presentation

The Tile Shop

Kevin and I just returned from a trip to Meredith Media Corporation in Des Moines, Iowa. Good morning! For those of you not familiar with the Meredith, it publishes a wide variety of magazines including Traditional Home, Better homes and Gardens, Midwest Living, and Every Day with Rachael Ray.to

Iowa 130

Introducing Schluter Thinset

Kate-Lo Tile & Stone

We are currently stocking these at all of our Minnesota locations and our Iowa location. Kate-Lo Tile & Stone is excited to introduce two new thinsets from Schluter®.

System 159

Garden Video from Crossville

Kate-Lo Tile & Stone

Available exclusively in Minnesota, Iowa, Nebraska, North Dakota and South Dakota from Kate-Lo Tile & Stone. Garden from Crossville is a porcelain tile collection created specifically for outdoor vertical and horizontal applications. This isn’t your garden variety stone look line.

Video 130

NSF Grant Supports Simulator Studies of Tornado Winds and Impacts on Buildings

The A to Z of Building

The Iowa State University Tornado Simulator kicked up a thick and slowly spinning funnel cloud over a model of a small town, overwhelming the miniature streets, buildings and homes.

Iowa 52

Knife River Receives $63.4 Million Contract to Reconstruct Portion of Interstate 29

The A to Z of Building

million contract to reconstruct a portion of Interstate 29 in Sioux City, Iowa. Knife River Corp., a subsidiary of MDU Resources Group Inc., has been awarded a $63.4 This is the largest contract Knife

Iowa 40

Renewable Energy Group Upgrades Mason City Biorefinery

The A to Z of Building

celebrated Thursday the completion of upgrades to its 30-million gallon biorefinery in Mason City, Iowa, which allows the plant to produce biodiesel from a wide variety of Renewable Energy Group, Inc.

Iowa 40

Marble Institute of America Launches Midwest Chapter

StoneDimensions

The goal of the chapter will be to increase educational offerings and networking opportunities to stone professionals in the region (Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin). The Marble Institute of America has announced the Midwest Stone Fabricators Association (MWSFA) will become the MIA Midwest Chapter.

New Midwest Chapter Kicks Off with Two Great Events

StoneDimensions

We look forward to working with the Midwest Chapter Steering Committee to provide quality events for stone professionals in Iowa, South Dakota, North Dakota, Minnesota, Wisconsin and Manitoba.” GK Naquin of Stone Interiors facilitates a discussion with Midwest stone fabricators regarding the importance of facility planning. Minnesota Stone Summit attendees take part in discussions regarding industry standards and industry safety.

What Is Your State’s Most Popular Design Style? Google Knows!

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

It’s amazing what you can find in an afternoon of playing with Google Trends. The site hosts a wealth of information if you know what to look for — even the most popular design style by state, according to what people are searching for.

President's Message: Introducing our new president, Dan Rea

StoneDimensions

I was elected to the MIA Board of Directors in November of 2009, representing Zone 4 (Iowa, Indiana, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin). Hello fellow MIA members. My name is Dan Rea and I have the honor to serve as your MIA President for 2015.

How to Create a Valentine’s Strawberry Shortcake Recipe

Stagetecture

Image via: Iowa Girl Eats. When we think of a romantic dinner the highlight has to be the dessert. An ideal dessert for closing a Valentine’s Day menu is this strawberry shortcake recipe, since it is light and fluffy and we must admit using strawberries brings any cake to the next level.

Iowa 35

Thomas Jayne: American Decoration, A Sense of Place

The Perfect Bath

Thomas’ interest in architecture and decoration started with his family’s legacy of houses that ranged from the Plymouth colony to a Vermont tavern, an Italianate Villa in Iowa and a California Craftsman style bungalow amongst others.

Spring Recipe: Sweet Thai Chicken, Mango and Pineapple

Stagetecture

Image via: Iowa Girl Eats. Now that the spring season is here, let’s make a springtime meal to go along with it. Since the weather is getting warmer it’s a great time to brush up on eating more fruits, fresh veggies, whole grains and great poultry for lighter meals.

Iowa 34

Easy Meal: Chili Pasta Skillet Recipe

Stagetecture

Image via: Iowa Girl Eats. There are days you just need some good comfort food and you need it right there and then.

Iowa 38

Fourth of July Dessert: Blueberry Crumble Recipe

Stagetecture

Image Via: Iowa Girl Eats. Are you ready for the 4th of July this year with your delectable desserts? Crumbles are the ideal dessert for entertaining.

Iowa 33

Easy Summer Recipe: Corn and Tomato Pasta

Stagetecture

Image Via: Iowa Girl Eats. Summers are just too fiercely hot for someone to toss up dishes that require a lot of prep work and effort. The ladies and for that matter even the guys want easy summer recipes that can be prepared in minimum time and yield maximum health, nutrition and taste.

Iowa 34

What is Architecture? | Life of an Architect

Life of an Architect

Akkurt at Iowa State in the 80′s? about me Lets Work Together Frequently Asked Questions Do you want to be an Architect? Home / Quotes / What is Architecture? Architecture is … the picture frame, not the picture. William Wurster What is Architecture? Posted by Bob Borson onNovember 26, 2013 In Quotes quotes 14 Comments Happy Thanksgiving. and I. Architectural Interns - "Just.

The Finalists ? LoaA 2014 Playhouse Design Competition

Life of an Architect

Designer : Natalie Carran – Iowa, USA Bio : I practice in a small service based firm and am looking to have a little fun designing this playhouse for cats… I mean children…children. about me Lets Work Together Frequently Asked Questions Do you want to be an Architect?

Kitchen and Residential Design: From Panama to Providence: a.

Kitchen and Residential Design

We talked about nothing but through Iowa, Nebraska, Wyoming, Utah and Nevada. Kitchen and Residential Design. Notes and anecdotes from the design world. Pages. About Me. Contact. My Work. My Store. Social Media Training. 20 May 2012. From Panama to Providence: a Sunday story.

The Costs Associated with becoming an Architect | Life of an Architect

Life of an Architect

about me Lets Work Together Frequently Asked Questions Do you want to be an Architect? Home / Architects / The Costs Associated with becoming an Architect The Costs Associated with becoming an Architect Bob Borson — November 13, 2013 — 117 Comments The costs associated with becoming a licensed architect are out of control.