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Historic Glass Block Renovations: Hecht Warehouse

Historic Glass Block Renovations: Hecht Warehouse Architect: Antunovich Associates General Contractor: McCullough Construction, LLC. Owner: Douglas Development Hecht Warehouse: The History Hecht’s was one of Washington D.C.’s oldest and most successful large-scale, locally-owned retail store.  The department store itself was located on the corner of 7th Street in an “American Gothic” building.  Hecht’s offered an…

Installing Glass Block in Denver

Glass Block in Denver Glass Block in Denver: We’ve installed many glass block projects throughout the country, and it would make a great debate to decide on a favorite region that we’ve worked on. New York City has amazing cultures, not to mention some fun projects we’ve completed, such as the flagship store of COACH…

Composite Glass Panels

Composite Concrete and Cast Iron Panels Vault Lights: The Beginning Invented in 1845 by Thaddeus Hyatt, vault lights were initially used on ship decks to provide light below without using hazardous open flame-producing instruments. These durable glass features were later mounted in concrete or cast iron panels and installed in city sidewalks to admit light…

Zero Lot Line Construction

Zero Lot Lines What is a Zero Lot Line House? A zero lot line house is a piece of residential property where the house comes up or very near to the edge of the property line. Zero lot lines typically contain one side yard, whereas traditional houses include two side yards – one on either…