Monthly Archives: November 2013

Give the Gift of Creativity for the Holidays

Holiday shopping days are upon us. Instead of buying something just to have a gift to give, why not give the gift of creativity to the people in your life?… Read more

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Is a Major Retailer Breaking the Law Despite Warnings?

This year, the United Nations has designated the 19th of November as World Toilet Day. Founded in 2001, the day is intended to raise awareness of the need for better behavior and policy on water and sanitation issues that affect … Read more

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Can Homes Be Designed to Resist Megastorms?

RTAblog_2013_1118_TyphoonHaiyanThe devastation and loss of life from Typhoon Haiyan is still being calculated and, over the weekend, the American Midwest saw many tornadoes from a severe weather front. The terrible results from these storms have re-ignited the discussion about building … Read more

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A Residential Architecture Firm’s Perspective on (New) Stadiums

Why would an architecture firm focused on single-family residential projects have an opinion on stadium projects for professional sports teams?… Read more

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Thank You for this Recognition!

RTAblog_2013_1111_40under40_HeadlineOn November 7th, the Atlanta Business Chronicle included Ryan Taylor in its 2013 “40 Under 40” class. As you might expect, the award recognizes significant achievement of 40 people under the age of 40 each year.… Read more

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