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When faced with intrusive noise, whether from the raucous streets of Philadelphia or encroaching flightpaths, it can be tempting to try to tone down the world. Instead of trying to defeat outside noise, an easier solution is to fortify your domain with noise-abating windows or interior window inserts.
Learn how the iconic “Bird Cage" staircase at the Milwaukee War Memorial has been fully restored using Pilkington Spacia™ Vacuum Insulated Glazing.
Read about how the team at BVH Architecture delivered an accurate mural restoration in Omaha's Douglas County Courthouse with methodical forensics and architectural detective work.
As the tides of taste recede from traditional ornamental ceilings, some venerable suppliers alter course with subtler ways to decorate.