Post 16 – New Books Network – Architecture as Philosophy by John Lobell

In this New Books Network Podcast interview, Bryan Toepfer, AIA, NCARB, CAPM interviews John Lobell about his book “Architecture as Philosophy”

Post 15 – New Books Network – The Multi-Skilled Designer by Newton D’Souza

In this New Books Network Podcast interview, Bryan Toepfer, AIA, NCARB, CAPM interviews Newton D’Souza about his book “The Multi-Skilled Designer”

Post 14 – New Books Network – Living on Campus by Carla Yanni

In this New Books Network Podcast interview, Bryan Toepfer, AIA, NCARB, CAPM interviews Carla Yanni about her book “Living on Campus”

Post 13 – New Books Network – The Invention of Public Space by Mariana Mogilevich

In this New Books Network Podcast interview, Bryan Toepfer, AIA, NCARB, CAPM interviews Mariana Mogilevich about her book “The Invention of Public Space”

Post 12 – New Books Network – The Great Indoors by Emily Anthes

In this New Books Network Podcast interview, Bryan Toepfer, AIA, NCARB, CAPM interviews Emily Anthes about her book “The Great Indoors”

Post 11 – New Books Network Podcasts

What The Hell Is Architecture? now adds a regularly recurring podcast from the New Books Networks channel. Tune in to listen to Bryan Toepfer, AIA, NCARB, CAPM interview Architectural authors.

Post 10 – Why Job Titles Matter and Need to Stay Industry Specific

As time goes on, many industries have begun to adopt job titles that include the terms “Architect” or “Engineer.” While this is most likely to project some authority into the role, it is actually reached the point where these positions are unclear or undefined…Not to mention that these terms CANNOT be used except by Licensed professionals.

Post 9 – The Thermal Envelope

To celebrate the New Year “What The Hell Is Architecture?” answers a question we are asked often. That question being whether or not it is worth converting your unused garage into livable space. We also delve into The “Thermal Envelope” and Energy Code requirements to make such a project code compliant.

Post 8 – The Vapor Compression Cycle

“What the Hell is Architecture?” this weeks slightly veers off the subject of Architecture and delves into what makes our Air Conditioning systems work.

Post 7 – How Your Walls are Put Together

This week we will walk through the process of constructing an exterior wall and its associated windows, roof, and ceiling. We will also delve into the process of constructing the foundation below grade. Diagrams and modeled images provided to walk through each step.