As healthy workplaces are trending in design, healthcare building guidelines and goals are aligning to focus on staff wellness in addition to patients and visitors—and the St. Francis Care Center is a prime example of this overlap. McMillan Pazdan Smith Architecture aligned the more detailed strategies of the WELL Building Standard—which sets performance requirements in seven categories relevant to occupant […]
If you notice any of the following building interior conditions, then perhaps this article will shed light on some of these problems: Heating and cooling costs abnormally high Condensation on the interior glass or frame Feeling cool or warm air while standing by window Squinting while looking out the window on a sunny day The […]
Studies indicate that many construction problems involve floor finishes, and most of those problems involve moisture. Since most non-residential projects have a finish floor over concrete, this first issue of Technical Scribe focuses on moisture requirements for a successful finish floor over a concrete substrate. A successful floor finish begins with the hard stuff — […]
Click below to read about recent renovations to Greenville’s Hyatt Regency and a healthcare award that McMillan Pazdan Smith is a finalist for.
Click below to read our August E-Newsletter featuring a look the new St. Anthony of Padua Catholic School and a unique Senior Housing project headed to Charleston.