Monthly Archives: November 2012

Napalm Girl and ACI 2013

I won’t be attending the 2013 ACI National Home Performance Conference next spring in Denver, Colorado, even though I was totally planning to. In fact, I’m boycotting it. Or, rather more precisely, boycotting its recently announced host sponsor, Dow Building Solutions. Now … Continue reading

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Oronoque Saltbox Requiem

It’s been just about seven weeks since I’d published Imminent Historic Teardown, an account of an historic home in Stratford, Connecticut, nearing its demolition by commercial developers. On October 26, 2012, demolition and waste removal began, with only about a … Continue reading

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