First Came Instagram, Now McQueen Building Co. is Opening an Online Store

First Came Instagram, Now McQueen Building Co. is Opening an Online Store

Geoff and Christine McQueen’s shop will offer a plethora of home decor and furnishings. Established in 2017, McQueen Building Company, a design-build film based in Pittsburgh’s South Hills, came to fruition through the right-and-left-brain of husband-wife duo Geoff and Christine McQueen.  While Geoff got his start in millwork and cabinetry design, Christine used to refinish

Residential building permits | By the Numbers

Residential building permits | By the Numbers

Addition single/duplex/garage, KP General Contracting LLC, replace rotten deck, 624 Park Ln, Nordquist-Gerringa Helen – $10,000 Addition single/duplex/garage, Freyenhagen Construction Inc, new patio and storage addition on garage, 3719 Hayden Dr, Oswald Rovovable Trust – $50,000 Addition single/duplex/garage, replace existing deck, 2143 St Andrews Dr, Blansett Thomas E JR & Janice – $3,000 New accessory

Building permits, July 3, 2022 | Entrepreneurs

Building permits, July 3, 2022 | Entrepreneurs

Listed are permits for all new single-family and multi-family residences as well as commercial and industrial work and residential remodeling costing over $25,000. Permits are listed by applicant, description, site and cost. Champaign Timbercreek Developers, James Walder, new single-family dwelling at 1704 Mullikin Drive, $999,000. Mike Martin Builders, LLC, Jennifer Parastaran, pool house at 57

A new ‘frontier’ drives development of town that led N.J. in building permits issued last year

A new ‘frontier’ drives development of town that led N.J. in building permits issued last year

It didn’t matter that it was raining in Stafford Township. There were houses to build. Despite the alternating drizzle and downpour on a recent Friday morning, workers used earth movers to spread gravel on sandy soil, stood on ladders nailing plywood panels onto 2-by-4 frames, and wrapped the freshly built walls with green plastic waterproofing

Tour a Texas Hill Country Ranch That Modernizes Ancient Building Practices

Tour a Texas Hill Country Ranch That Modernizes Ancient Building Practices

Most architects take direction primarily from their clients, but for one property on 200 acres of land in the Texas Hill Country, Jobe Corral Architects founders Ada Corral and Camille Jobe took their cues equally from the land itself. “It’s a beautiful piece of property that had been partially cultivated, and [the owners] wanted to

Building a Home? Here Are 7 Major Industry Changes You Should Know for 2021

Building a Home? Here Are 7 Major Industry Changes You Should Know for 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic changed nearly every aspect of our lives, including, perhaps most notably, our relationships with our homes. Our living spaces suddenly became the epicenter of our lives, instead of simply a place we returned to at the end of the day. But as lockdown-induced restlessness set in, many people became dissatisfied with their