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Category: Building Dimensions

Category: Building Dimensions

January 4, 2017

New study reveals 9 in 10 millennial renters will pay more for a smart apartment

Coldwell Banker and CNET last year released a joint study wherein 81 percent of those surveyed said they would be more likely to buy a smart home if smart technology was installed. The same holds...

December 12, 2016

Don't Forget Buildings When Discussing Infrastructure

Our aging infrastructure, both here in the Upper Midwest and throughout the U.S., is a topic that’s finally getting attention in political circles. While that conversation is widely addressing roads,...

December 12, 2016

Millennials drive changes to commercial office space and design

Generation Y, or millennial workers, are being recruited by companies that are pulling out all the stops by offering a number of office features.

December 1, 2016

Timelapse shows Coulee Region development

Our local landscape has changed a lot in the past 32 years, especially with communities north of La Crosse. But now, with Google's new Timelapse tool, you can actually see it changing. Check it out!

November 30, 2016

5 Reasons to Love the Coulee Region During the Holidays

Sure, Rockefeller Center in New York has a big tree. And yes, there are some spectacular Christmas markets in Germany. But for our money, there’s no place like home for the holidays, and the Coulee...

November 19, 2016

Five Building Design Considerations to Keep Your Customers Safer

We’ve all heard the stories about hordes of Black Friday shoppers descending upon a store with horrific consequences. And while every retailer wants a robust shopping season, no business owner wants...

October 24, 2016

Bone-chilling haunting tales...they're not just for residences

As the air chills our bones and trees begin to look like stark skeletons, we are constantly reminded of the spooky delights of Halloween in the ghostly tales the season seems to whisper to...

October 19, 2016

In Student Housing, Live/Learn Mindset and Resort-Type Amenities are Trending

As colleges and universities compete for students, student housing is evolving to offer widespread appeal and attract and retain the masses. Industry leaders say the latest construction and design...

October 7, 2016

New ideas transforming construction around the world

In the last few weeks on our social media channels, we’ve shared news about everything from bendable concrete to 3d printed bathrooms. We even saw updates about the development of invisibility...

September 29, 2016

A Boom With a View

https://youtu.be/wRh8vAul3j8 DBS Group installs prefabricated walls on a new commercial construction project. Use of prefabricated materials is increasing -- not just to save time but also as a...