Why Architects Work With Engineers When Designing Homes

By Michael Tobias When people decide to build a home rather than buy one that is complete and established, they usually contract an architect or professional building designer to draw the plans. Some people know exactly what they want while others need a creative professional to help them conceptualize and develop a design that will[Read More]

How is Photogrammetry Related to Civil Engineering?

Photogrammetry is the art of using photographs to apply scale and measurements to objects. In photogrammetry, you take many pictures from all different angles and use special software to layer them together to produce a scaled 3D image or model. This model is then used to examine an area that would be otherwise inconvenient or[Read More]

Can I hire a Facade Engineer to remodel my house?

The façade is the outer part of your home. The façade engineer will offer a variety of suggestions on how to clad your home using curtain walls with almost any material you can think of. A façade engineer deals with assessing the current condition of the outside of your home. They will note environmental issues,[Read More]