DIY: How to Frame Your Room Addition

If you want to add on to your house, then you might wonder how large of bite you might have taken off the metaphorical piece of meat. The task can be trying, but there are some key steps that need to be followed to make this addition project go off without a hitch. Here are some of the things you need to gather before starting to build the frame for the addition.
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Tellus Design + Build Constructs Sculpture for New Exhibition at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA)

Tellus Design + Build announces their installment of artist María Elena González’s sculpture Magic Carpet/Home (2003/2017) on the LACMA campus. This sculpture is a part of the LACMA exhibition Home—So Different, So Appealing, on view June 11 through October 15, 2017.
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Los Angeles Soft Story Retrofitting Project: A Probable Life-Saver

As the old saying goes, people’s homes should also be their castles. Not only that, but houses should be places of safety and security, providing protection and shelter for their occupants.

Unfortunately, a shockingly high number of homes that are located in the iconic city of Los Angeles may offer their occupants neither safety nor security. These structures are known as soft story buildings, and these structures have shown a penchant for collapsing on their residents when earthquakes make their periodic appearances.
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