October 2011 Table of Contents

Table of Contents
Modular Mania Editor's Notes Modular Mania

The home building industry is fascinated with the potential for modular construction. Read more

A Roof to Reverse an Avalanche Project of the Month A Roof to Reverse an Avalanche

An ingenious bent planar roof takes on one of nature's seemingly insurmountable challenges. Read more

Sweet Mars Invasion and Seattle Big Dig Field Report Sweet Mars Invasion and Seattle Big Dig

Economic development takes unusual turns across the country. Read more

Difficult Credit Conditions Are the Biggest Stumbling Block to Recovery Dashboard Difficult Credit Conditions Are the Biggest Stumbling Block to Recovery

Without traditional financing, new-home construction cannot begin to recover. Read more

Exposed Rafters in a Whimsical Roof Hit All the Right Angles Details Exposed Rafters in a Whimsical Roof Hit All the Right Angles

Playful geometries take this ceiling to new heights. Read more

Is a Shortage of New Homes Looming? Jump Ball Is a Shortage of New Homes Looming?

Builders in three markets weigh in on what they expect supply will look like when the economy turns. Read more

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