Ten Questions to Ask When Hiring a Contractor

Architectural Digest asked Fanuka to describe what questions you should ask a contractor-and yourself-before selecting somebody for the job.

Securing Windows

Window shopping is a favorite past time for burglars. Inadequately protected windows are easy marks for intruders who have an arsenal of tricks or the quickest, easiest ways to force them. But safeguarding your home's windows is neither difficult nor expensive.

Marvin Invites Architects to Enter its 2017 Architects Challenge Design Competition

Marvin Windows and Doors invites architects to enter its 2017 Architects Challenge, a competition awarding prizes to residential and commercial design projects that exhibit creativity and ingenuity using Marvin windows and doors.

How To Decide On A Front Door That Speaks To You

Your front door has the potential to increase your home's curb appeal and property value, all while keeping your loved ones protected from potential intruders. Depending on where you live, your front door must also be able to withstand any punishment that mother nature has in store - from...

How to design an ultra-energy-efficient home

A few years ago, Yatin Chawathe and Thomas Zambito hadn't even heard the term "passive house." but when they saw plans for one under construction in the Castro neighborhood, it met their wish list - great views, modern architecture, energy efficiency, and room to...