Posts Tagged:California

The Studio 46: Humpback Whales

by Tim Alatorre

We dissect why you might want to rethink being an architect, the world’s largest chimney, and would you want to live over a freeway?



Building Code Nonsense: Accessible Showers

by Tim Alatorre

For those not familiar with it, the California Title 24 Building Standards Code consistes of 10 fairly hefty binders containing over 4,614 pages of small text. Part 1: Administrative Code (231 pages) Part 2: Building Code (2 Volumes, aprox. 1,600 pages) Part 3: Electrical Code (829 pages) Part 4: Mechanical Code (419 pages) Part 5:…