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Monthly Archives: September 2014

What We’re Reading on the Web

As usual, we’ve read the Internet cover-to-cover and rounded up some of the most interesting reads out there for your perusal. Enjoy! Big news this week for intern architects! Via Architizer: “The National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB) has finally voted to approve big changes to streamline and overhaul the Intern Development Program (IDP), […]


Ask Pl’us’: Shedding Light on Bulb Selection

Ask Pl’us’ is a blog feature in which we’ll utilize CDFL’s Power of Plus to share some of our experts’ opinions on landscaping, how to get the most of your space, lighting, and more. If you have questions you’d like answered by our architects, engineers, interior designers, or landscape architect, please email [email protected] Question: My […]


What We’re Reading on the Web

As usual, we’ve read the Internet cover-to-cover and rounded up some of the most interesting reads out there for your perusal. Enjoy! “Architecture is much more than art. And it is by far more than just building buildings.” Meet award-winning architect Diébédo Francis Kéré in this video interview in which he speaks about his unique […]


Leadership the Dale Carnegie Way

“This is a hurried age we’re living in. If you’ve got anything to say, say it quickly, get to the point and stop, and give the other man a chance to talk.” – Dale Carnegie Dale Carnegie, a strong believer in the power of professional development, founded the Dale Carnegie Institute in 1912 and in […]


Mississippi Museums Project Update

This update on the Two Mississippi Museums Project was written by architect Mike Reese. Exciting progress continues to be made at the Mississippi Civil Rights and Mississippi History Museums site. Concrete reigns supreme as the king of material being used at both museum projects. Many of the site’s pours begin as early as 1:00 AM […]


What We’re Reading on the Web

As usual, we’ve read the Internet cover-to-cover and rounded up some of the most interesting reads out there for your perusal. Enjoy! Surprise, surprise – it’s still roughly 1000 degrees outside. If you’re in need of a virtual escape full of changing leaves and rolling hills, look no further than Architectural Digest’s collection of country […]


What We’re Reading on the Web

As usual, we’ve read the Internet cover-to-cover and rounded up some of the most interesting reads out there for your perusal. Enjoy! Y’all. It is hot outside. And while the rest of the world may be gearing up for Fall and dreaming of pumpkin spice lattes (too soon, Starbucks) we’re still inside the air conditioning […]


CDFL Solutions: Light in the Workplace

This blog post was written by architect Colby Dearman. New York Magazine recently reported on an interesting study performed by the Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine on the abundance of natural light in the workplace and its effect on sleep habits. Architects and designers have long been aware that providing natural light for office spaces […]