Metal cornices are found at the top of most historic masonry buildings in Washington, DC. When in the Capitol Hill, Georgetown, and Dupont Circle neighborhoods you will see the architectural details are prolific.
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Why corten steel is the weathering wonder you’ve been searching for Corten steel is a special ferrous alloy, simialr to A36 mild steel, but Corten steel is used in architectural purposes, designed to have a iron oxide rust appearance. The corten steel panels shown in… Read More »Corten Steel Benefits: Weathering Wonder
What are curtain walls, and why they’re revolutionizing architecture A curtain wall is an applied building facade that is independent from the building load path. Essentially, a curtain wall is hung onto an internal structure but offer no significant support to the main building superstructure.… Read More »Curtain Wall Design and Construction