Tag: Construction Specification Institute

May 9, 2023

Education is Key to Growing Your Business

I am going to Glass TEXpo ’23 in San Antonio this week. I hope you will stop by the Frameless Hardware Company booth and say hello if you are in the area. Next month, I will be at the American Institute of Architects (AIA) show in San Francisco. What do both shows have in common? The need and appetite for education in our industry. These […]

March 14, 2023

What Does ‘Basis of Design’ Really Mean?

A discussion this past week on Construction Specification Institute (CSI) – Connect caught my attention. It was between a group of architects and specification writers discussing the basis of design in a project specification and, more specifically, why you would include two or three alternative manufacturers in the spec. There were many opinions about what the architect was trying to accomplish using the term basis […]