Gilbane Commences Construction on San Jose Evergreen Community College Extension

The A to Z of Building

Gilbane Building Company, a global leader in construction services, is happy to announce that construction has begun on the San Jose Evergreen Community College District and Milpitas Unified School

Tile Warehouse Sale in Santa Cruz, CA Saturday March 5th

Making Tile Modern

Join Modwalls Tile Company This Saturday March 5th From 9am to 3pm For Our First Warehouse Sale. 800 Estates Drive Suite 1oo, Aptos, CA 95003. 831-689-9734. service@modwalls.com. P.S. If you live in the SF or Monterey Bay Area’s and miss this sale, please contact us for an appointment to purchase directly at our warehouse. Many deals below cost. Pass it on!

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Official Groundbreaking of Watercrest of San Jose Assisted Living and Memory Care Community Celebrated in Jacksonville, Florida

The A to Z of Building

Watercrest Senior Living Group and development partner, Starling Senior Living celebrated the official groundbreaking of Watercrest of San Jose Assisted Living and Memory Care Community in

PointGrab Becomes Member of Cisco Digital Ceiling Framework to Develop Building Automation Solutions

The A to Z of Building

Realcomm, San Jose-PointGrab today announced that it has joined the Cisco Digital Ceiling framework as a partner for developing building automation solutions over one IP network. The Cisco Digital

Decorative Tile in Commercial Design

Tile Talk

The hand-painted tile that you see in this design looks very similar to our Barcelona Design Quarter San Jose tile. Avente Barcelona''s San Jose Tile Design Quarter. By Bill Buyok , Avente Tile. While I prefer the quiet residential neighborhoods for my morning walks in Los Angeles, crossing commercial swaths and busy streets can''t be avoided in California''s most populous city with a population of 3.8 million people.

Prospective Residents Invited to Secure Reservations at Watercrest Senior Living’s Community Sales Office

The A to Z of Building

Watercrest of San Jose Assisted Living and Memory Care Community opened its community sales office last month, offering prospective residents the opportunity to secure their reservation in the 79,000

How Much Does a Kitchen Remodel Increase Your Home Value in Boston?

Kitchen and Residential Design

Where you live - if you live in cities such as Boston, San Diego, Seattle, or San Jose, you can expect a kitchen renovation to increase your home's value extensively. Do you walk into your kitchen, and your first thought is how drab and dull it looks?

Tile Tips for an Eye-Catching Backsplash

Tile Talk

Above, a Spanish-inspired tile creates a bright and bold backsplash using Barcelona San Jose 6" x 6". By Bill Buyok , Avente Tile. This post is a contribution to the Range Hoods Inc July Blog Hop & $50 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway. As a blog hop participant, we've been asked to write about Summer DIY & Home Improvement. Check out the link to read other DIY contributions, learn more about the blog hop, and a chance to win a $50 Amazon Gift Card.

Cement Tile Manufacturer Shares Restaurant Designs to Recreate in Your Home

The Cement Tile

Meso offers modern Mediterranean food to customers in the San Jose, California, region. Cement tile is an outstanding addition to any home decor, remodeling or renovation project. These tiles are sturdy and will last for many years without a great deal of upkeep required.

Here’s How Much It Costs to Sell Your Home in 2019

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

from greatest to least: San Jose, CA: $76,015. Zillow, the real estate database, just released a report showing the hidden costs of selling. So how much does it cost you to sell your house in 2019? Get ready to spend about $21,000. Don’t balk at the cost yet, though. Some of that cost goes toward home improvements and Zillow found that “sellers who make improvements to their homes are more likely to sell for more than their asking price than those who don’t.”

Planning on Selling your Home? Here’s the Best Time to List Your House — and It’s Soon

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

In San Jose, California, $18,900. Zillow , the online real estate company that keeps a database of nationwide sales, just published a report with insights on the best time to sell your house for the most money. If you’re thinking about listing, it’s time to take action. The best time to list your house is the first half of May. Here’s why. It’s time to prep your house to list for the biggest profit and fastest sale. Image: Andy Dean Photography/Shutterstock.

Margaret Fabrizio: From Harpsichord to Kawandi Quilts

Margaret Almon Mosaics

I also dig curiosity, and she followed her curiosity when she first saw a kawandi quilt exhibition, Soulful Stitching , at the Museum of the African Diaspora in San Francisco. Found at An Event with Margaret Fabrizio: An Adventurous Life at the San Jose Museum of Quilts and Textiles. I have a fondness in my heart for creativity that bursts out in more than one way.

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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. The list is based on the cities in which the company performed the most residential and commercial bed bug treatments.)

‘Ellie the Elephant’ Playhouse – Winner’s Profile

Life of an Architect

I have a degree in architecture from the University of Costa Rica, San Jose, Costa Rica. Architects are known for their ability to see the entire problem and then to systematically go about solving that problem; it’s one of the traits that I find most admirable in the profession.

A Day in the Life of an Architectural Intern

Life of an Architect

That should say San Jose.” When I finally found our proper departure gate I should have ran through the check-list as to why I was flying out to San Jose in the middle of the week. What is it like to be an architectural intern? Does it suck? Is it the greatest thing ever since you are finally fulfilling your dreams that you have been working towards for … well, let’s not actually count up the time on how long you’ve been working for this moment.

A Day in the Life of an Architect

Life of an Architect

3:00pm I will be traveling to San Jose this week to collect some as-built site data and dimensions for a major renovation and addition project. What does the typical architect’s day look like? Depends on how you define “typical”, the architect, the market sector where they practice, their experience within the profession, and any particular day of the week.