Unanswered | Answered

Architecture

~4600 answered questions
Parent Category: Engineering
Art and science of structural design. Architectural responsibilities include both feasibility analysis and aesthetic considerations.
%DETAILS% Louis Sullivan died in the Warner Hotel, 3301 S. Cottage Grove, Chicago, on Aril 14, 1924. See: Louis Sullivan: Prophet of Modern Architecture by Hugh Morrison.See also: Jazz Age Chicago: Hotel Index at: chicago.urban.history   I would like to add, that I presume the Warner Hotel…
Popularity: 81
%DETAILS% In 1895, a house there was bought by Eugene Field, dubbed "the children's poet" by someone (mebbe his own publisher) or some group. Field died only 5 months after buying the house. In 1926, a large apartment building was constructed on the site, and given the street numbers of 4240-48. …
Popularity: 64
Mission style furniture is usually associated with the Arts and Crafts Movement, Frank Lloyd Wright's architecture as well as that found in the early southwest missions. The descriptive name "mission furniture" was first coined by Joseph McHugh, a New York furniture manufacturer and retailer. Many…
Popularity: 65
Is this a commercial Pool?If yes then what state is the pool located in? Different states, different codes.Some methods are: based on water volume, surface area, flow rate. Some have a combination of these methods or others.Please provide the state and I may be able to provide the method used.yes, c…
Popularity: 61
let me see if I understand the question correctly - you have a whirlpool tub that you also use as a shower? You must first know if the piping coming into your home is 1/2" or 3/4". If it is 1/2" I would recommend using a separate filler for the whirlpool - a wall mount tub filler - and then a separa…
Popularity: 47
Of an artistic form or feature: native or peculiar to a particular country or locality; esp (of architecture) consisting of or concerned with domestic and functional rather than monumental buildings. The New Shorter Oxford English Dictionary, Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1993. tomy ownunderstanding…
Popularity: 147
If lightning hit mud, it probably wouldn't travel that far. If you were not worried about your sight or hearing, it would probably be safe up to 40-50 feet away. I wouldn't recomend staning in mud during a thunderstorm though.
Popularity: 24
the question is presented wrong i believe you want too know how much you can turn the crank shaft journals safely! the answer to that question is i personally would rather turn them only .10 thousandths but they can be turned too .30thousanths safely Answer The material can be removed in .010" incre…
Popularity: 60
Revised Answer The Empire State Building is a 102-story contemporary Art Deco style skyscraper in New York City, Declared by the American Society of Civil Engineers to be one of the Seven Wonders of the Modern World. Designed by Shreve, Lamb and Harmon, it was finished in 1931. The tower takes …
Popularity: 41
It is hard to pin down an exact invention date, but the word and the idea were being used as far back as the 1440s, according to Wikipedia. Answer In harder times, people built one small building, separated by a short wall, where both people and their animals lived. This enabled them both to keep…
Popularity: 168
From Google, these sites provide a pretty clear explanation. The full document can be obtained from the Royal Institute of British Architects, RIBA. RIBA Plan of WorkRIBA Plan of Work. The following information is taken from "Services Supplement: Design and Management" from the RIBA publication "St…
Popularity: 21
It depends what your into.If you don't like wind stay off the west coast very windy there.If you like cities I recommend Cork it has everything and more and is way better than Dublin which is more well known.Clare is a lovely county it is sparsely populated and has a beautiful geographical area call…
Popularity: 7
The average annual salary for a civil engineer in the U.S.A. is $88,000.
Popularity: 3
There are many advantages to building ACCESSIBLE or ADA COMPLIANT. There is one good reference that I would send you to first. That is your local building official. This person will be able to tell you which codes are applicable in your area. They also can help you understand how they are interpret…
Popularity: 10
Answer The median expected salary for a typical Architect in the United States is $56,637.
Popularity: 8
There are different types of architects, but generall they design and sometimes supervise the construction of buildings or other large structures. Salaries would vary depending location, size of building, etc. An architect is a person who plans, designs, and sometimes oversees the construction of a …
Popularity: 51
Around 30,000$ a year. 45,000$ a year if you are experienced.* Added - In the Northeastern US, the best area for architects in 2012, an architect can make $100,000 and more.
Popularity: 7
Contemporary is the term for current architecture styles
Popularity: 27
Depends on the country or geographical area. Generally, in England and its colonies, they would often refer to the king or queen of the time. In france, they often used the term empire such as 2nd empire etc. Baroque was popular in the 1600s and leading edge design in the 1600's and 1700's often u…
Popularity: 58
Well you need a degree in bio and you need a collage diploma.
Popularity: 1
See the Related Links, including the entry from the Oxford University Press.
Popularity: 52
I think it is a kind of motorola.
Popularity: 2
Acrhitects need to have an art and building degree
Popularity: 14
George Washington and a city planner by the name of Pierre L'enfant chose the site. A competition was held for the design, which was narrowed down to 9 candidates. In 1791 James Hoban, an Irish architect, won the commission to build the presidential residence and his design was eventually built. The…
Popularity: 36
The Gateway Arch is 630 feet tall and 630 feet wide.
Popularity: 21
Glass is used for its partial transparency, to connect a place with another without the barriers of a wall, also it is commonly used to let light pass through a place, so a specific place will be lighter, so the colors and the design will show, so the use of artificial electric energy is used less …
Popularity: 43
It varies according to location, experience and position.
Popularity: 140
Answer Yes of course. Especially the houses in Colombo. The local construction industry has been among the most respected in South Asia after it became a republic in 1972 and the development was lead by Pioneer construction magnate U.N. Gunasekera and maintained by the likes of Tudawe brothers, L…
Popularity: 38
Noncrystalline thermoplastic that can come in many colours, weather and shatter resistant. It is used in many things such as acrylic nails, airplane canopies, display fixtures, advertising sign models, toys, light fittings, safety shields for machinery and many other useful items. i am the best Acr…
Popularity: 79
bob
Popularity: 8
ITS ABOUT 60,000-70,000
Popularity: 17
An architect is a person that designs floor plans for a building. Architect is someone who generates diagrams to be used in making something such as buildings. Architecture is a design of a house or building or any type of structure. It can be designed by either a computer or a person. It is the…
Popularity: 36
typically, a keyway is found in a wall made of concrete where there is two separate pours which abut themselves, otherwise referred to as a cold joint. it makes sense to insert a concave keyway continously along the length and in the center of a section of the first wall section poured to receive an…
Popularity: 19
The Linux will run on anything, PPC, x86, 64 bit, Cell Processor, soon the phantom processor, and the IPOD, XBOX, PS3, PS2, Wii, Nintendo DS, The structure of Linux is that it has a layer that interacts with programs, a layer that interacts with the hardware and there is not much I'm leaving out. W…
Popularity: 29
one a level and one gcse in historylolacaust
Popularity: 6
In US There are two routes a person can travel on their way to becoming a licensed architect. The first is to get your degree from an accredited college. NCARB ("National Council of Architectural Registration Board" the organization that monitors the profession) can supply a list of accredited co…
Popularity: 13
Either a lawyer or a teacher they both pay very good wage and both are very fun to take part in! Or what ever you are interested in,if you are into helping children,maybe a social worker or a teacher.
Popularity: 3
As of 2009: The mean salary for a graduate with a Bachelor of Architecture degree is $41,012. The mean salary for a graduate with a Master of Architecture degree is $47,263. Professional architects with 20 or more years of experience earn an average income of $100,723.
Popularity: 11
No single individual transformed 20th-century residential architecture more than Frank Lloyd Wright (1867-1959), undoubtedly America's most famous architect. A native of Wisconsin, Wright had little formal architectural training before coming to Chicago at the age of 20, where he secured employment …
Popularity: 18
The Roman's maintained consistency in their art and architecture to exhibit the wealth of their city to visitors and to the citizens alike. It showed people how lucky they were to be living in such a rich and bountiful city. When structures were built in other cities conquered by the Roman Empire, t…
Popularity: 1
to support tourism and also to show the roman baroque art of the time which Nicholas Savas the builder had dreamed to make. Nick Savas employed his signature technique known as "battered" in this development.
Popularity: 3
If a room is 142 square feet the measurements might be 11.5 feet by just under 12.5 feet. The square feet of a room is determined by the product of multiplying the length times the width.
Popularity: 0
The question is not too vague. "1 to 11.45" is a ratio, which needs no units. Here's how you get the conversion factor: (.125"/12") = (1/11.45) * x [dividend & divisor have to agree in units, hence 12" instead of 1'] x = (0.01041666667) / (0.08733624454) x = 0.11927083337 or 11.927083337…
Popularity: 11
An Architect is the team leader of the building team.He designs the functional plan of the structure,and supervises the construction to ensure d@ it follows his design properly
Popularity: 0
Qualifications At least two subjects at A level or one A and two AS levels, at least five GCSEs which include English Language, Mathematics and a double award at science, or a separate science such as Physics or Chemistry. There are three main steps in becoming an architect. First is the attain…
Popularity: 20
Our local Fire Marshal allowed them - -and there are several in buildings in this area. Waterford, VT
Popularity: 1
Being intelligent and knowing art and how to apply math, although most mathematical computations are being worked out by computers now-a-days. A fundamental understanding of computers along with the ability to visualize abstract concepts in 3D, + model making + good communication skills + understand…
Popularity: 8
Answer In modern terms, to become an architect it is necessary to graduate university with a bachelors degree in Architecture; this normally takes about 5 years (ess if you want to become an architectural technologist, 3 years). How old depends on what age you start. Just add 5 years to, for exam…
Popularity: 23
the education need is 5 year bachlors degree and 5 years of on the job training
Popularity: 0
At least two subjects at A level or one A and two AS levels, at least five GCSEs which include English Language, Mathematics and a double award at science, or a separate science such as Physics or Chemistry.
Popularity: 1
Question not clear. Do you mean the physical building? Construction was ordered by Soekarno, but it is not clear who is the architect. Right now it is being redesigned.
Popularity: 14
the original meaning from a star being displayed on a house that a child of the house was serving in the military/ out at war
Popularity: 3
Anthropometrics literally means man (anthro) measurements (metric). It is the measurement of the size and proportions of the human body, as well as parameters such as reach and visual range capabilities. Anthropometrics enables us to properly size items, including system interfaces, to the "fit" the…
Popularity: 35
Are you talking about digital marketing? if yes then its provide Digital marketing, SEO, social media, Email Marketing, Online Reputation management and many more, oriondigital.in contains all the information regarding digital marketing.
Popularity: 3
John Roebling
Popularity: 1
SKA is a sketch made by the architect. It is also sometimes referred to as ASK. Sketches are usually assigned a number. ASK's or SKA's become part of the contract documents. They are necessary to describe something in a drawing without having to issue or reissue large sheets. SKS's are sketches made…
Popularity: 149
A 1.5 storey house is when the wall on the 2nd storey meet the roof line about 2/3 way down the wall. To compensate for this knee walls are built 3 or so feet in to give less of a slope to the roof line.
Popularity: 1
The salaries vary widely for the various sectors and specialties. It can also depend on their commissions, as some are paid in that way. To find more information, consult the OCCUPATIONAL OUTLOOK HANDBOOK, available online and at public libraries. (see the related link below)
Popularity: 8
Female- Casual solid black top with a simple white (light) necklace. Black skirt with comfortable shoesMale- Tie and black pants and formal dress shirt* Sometimes they wear construction hats/boots/glasses, depending on how tall the building is, or when it is being made.
Popularity: 9
Limestone is extracted through mining. Shims and wedges are driven into the limestone creating a fracture, making extraction rather simple.
Popularity: 1
In the current time people can't imagine their life without technology. Surrounding us various technologies are helping people to live their life with more luxury. The technology sector has changed and developed many products. The technology is providing many advantages but also it has some disadvan…
Popularity: 1
it is about 3600 a month haha jk
Popularity: 0
Bachelors degree
Popularity: 1
Answer The medieval buildings that have survived best in Europe are mainly castles and churches, especially cathedrals. This suggests that the Middle Ages was a time when violent grandees imposed their will by force on others; it was often marked by lawlessness. It was also a society where the po…
Popularity: 16
A fascia is a flat surface above a shop window.
Popularity: 46
It depends on where you are at. Here is a link on earnings of US architects. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Architect#US_earning_outlook The average anual salery for an architect is $4,070 a month, my teacher did a carire day thing about it. The average anulal income for an architect is $4,070 a mo…
Popularity: 4
Building is the 'basic structure'. The interior designing initially meant the upholstery designs but now includes all interiors. --- Architecture and building deal with the structure and design of a building while interior design deals with all interior details of a space that are non-structu…
Popularity: 29
Navy basic is held at the Great Lakes, Marines at Parris Island, Airforce is done at Lackland, Texas and the Army has several boot camps. it depends which branch you join, i only know two the navy and marines. The navy goes to Illinois and the marines go to South Carolina (parris island)
Popularity: 19
The Indian style of landscape architecture is Garden Art. The central feature of pre-colonial Indian landscape design was its complementary relationship with nature and experimental aesthetics.
Popularity: 1
Answer: Fundamentals of steel structure Fundamentals of concrete structures Wind design for architectures Theory of structures
Popularity: 33
Abe Lincoln
Popularity: 0
At least 6 planes have flown under the gateway arch since it was completed in the mid 1960s. According to the Feb 1, 1981 edition of the Lakeland Ledger*, including the latest 1981 incident, none of the pilots or aircraft were positively identified. It should be noted that flying in this manner viol…
Popularity: 1
Where to Place the Air Conditioner Cool air naturally falls to lower points from a higher point. Therefore, It is very sensable to figure the top floor your best vantage point for your one small unit. Be sure to give the cold air a good pathway to fall down the staircase or whatever to lower…
Popularity: 12
Pelli believes in using sustainable materials, multiuse spaces, and environmentally-friendly structures that blend well with the surrounding areas. He believes that new buildings should always add to a city or town, rather than change or overpower.
Popularity: 1
The best way to do this is avertising you can go on google and avertise but it cost money you can go there for details. Hope this helps!
Popularity: 5
It's function is to design buildings.
Popularity: 13
How can you ruin an adobe wall by drilling a small hole in it an inch or so and putting in a brad or finish nail to hang a picture? The wall can be easily patched if you need to take out the nail. It's adobe, which is about as close to dried mud as you can get. There is no way to "drive" anything in…
Popularity: 27
They make alot depending on how much experience they have.
Popularity: 3
Architecture is constructing a building or designing something either by a computer or person. Architecture is also for creating a system. 1. The science or profession of designing and constructing buildings. 2. A style of construction. 3. Design and construction.
Popularity: 24
Paint, panel, wallpaper, etc
Popularity: 26
In terms of volume and length it is the Great Wall of China (just over 5000 Km). In area, it is the low lying area of the Netherlands that have been reclaimed from the Sea (which means that the usable land is technically "man made"). By height, it is currently the Burj Dubai. In extension (length) …
Popularity: 31
Gables in House ConstructionA gable on a house is the triangular end of a house with a pitched or angled roof. The number of gables on a house depends on the construction of the roof; the standard "box-shaped" house with a non-hip roof will have 2 gables.A gable can also refer to the wall containing…
Popularity: 4
There are several benefits to being a architectural engineer. The job is not boring because every building is unique, and architects are often doing what they love which is a great advantage in a career.
Popularity: 0
It is all about context. Let's talk about a clothesline. The load on the clothesline is the weight of all the clothes hanging from the clothesline. That load is one of the forces on the line. Each end of the clothesline is attached to something; the clothesline pulls on that thing, and that …
Popularity: 21
Basic design is the first design exercise for the fresh minds from schools. Architectural institutions teach this subject more in a practical way. Starting from lines and patterns to mountboard and matchstick modelling. This should be the stage where students can think out of box. Once the get into …
Popularity: 2
On the job training is really the only way. Find a way to work near one. IA's depend on skills of graphic designers, web designers, technical writers, and HTML developers. Get a job doing one of those, until you can get close enough to see how an IA does things.
Popularity: 1
Answer The largest road race in the world is actually the 24 Hours of Lemans (258,500). The Indy 500 is an Oval race, not a Road Race (in auto-racing terms), but is still the largest single-day sporting event in the world.
Popularity: 14
Blueprints are usually designed by engineers to be used by project managers, construction workers and other engineers. They must be able to be interpreted by those without advanced degrees.
Popularity: 1
A finial is an architectural device employed to decoratively emphasize the apex of a gable, or any of various distinctive ornaments at the top, end, or corner of a building or structure. Smaller finials can be used as a decorative ornament on the ends of curtain rods or applied to chairs and furnit…
Popularity: 22
A Joint Venture is a contractual arrangement between two parties that is undertaken to complete a specific task whereas;A partnership is an agreement between two parties wherein both the parties agree to share profits and losses of the activity undertaken.Thus in a JV, a separate entity is formed th…
Popularity: 23
10 feet
Popularity: 0
Jebel Ali port, it's in Dubai, UAE, Middle East, Asia, Earth, Solar System, Milky Way Galaxy, The UNIVERSE
Popularity: 5
you would need to go to school for architecture and design before even thinking about getting a job as an architect.
Popularity: 3
architechture came from the stonehenges
Popularity: 0
try the Hen House Club . There are loads of ebooks and books that one should buy if they are intending on building their own. Otherwise buy a pre-made one, but make sure it is suited to where you live. I got a free e-book from Chicken Coop Building Experts and I bought some as well. www.tinyurl.com/…
Popularity: 11
There are 284 toilets in the Pentagon, twice as many as needed because it was built during racial segregation!
Popularity: 34
To become an architect you certainly need to study physics and maths... chemistry and computer science will help.
Popularity: 6