Online Network

The architecture portal to the online network of architecture – DETAILnetwork since 1997 has DETAIL only IVW-tested online presence architecture developed as journal to the architecture portal on the Web for architects and planning engineers. In four languages (German, English, Italian, Spanish), the page offers extensive search possibilities in a collection of construction drawings and articles back in the year 1990. Convenient services such as the online shop, news, job service, and the continuing education portal complete the offer. After ten years, the site has made the transition from the portal to the online network and launched 2007 three more Web pages, complete the online offerings for architects: In February 2007 on the free page present about 130,000 architects, planners, interior designers and designers their Office profiles and reference objects. Click CDF to learn more. Users are interested building owners and developers who find their most suitable partner for new projects on the platform. In May 2007 with 38 years know-how gets his own Web page of the German building catalogue of DETAIL and is planning and decision support for architects when searching for products from over 45,000 manufacturers in the construction industry.

In July 2007 with the free Internet portal by students of architecture for students of architecture has managed the implementation of Web 2.0 idea for the DETAILnetwork. The page creates a community platform for architecture students and contribute high-quality editorial content from the Publisher in addition to the user-generated content. Media contact: Institute for international architectural documentation GmbH & co. KG Sonnenstrasse 17 80331 Munich Tel.: 089 / 38 16 20-0 fax: 089 / 39 86 70 E-Mail:

Architect Bill

Many questions without proper account settlement of architectural services. Frequently questions arise in construction projects. A construction project is lengthy and complex, also many actors–including architects involved. So it may cause at the settlement of an architectural order, that a client can not estimate whether the Bill is appropriate. Nieman Lab has much experience in this field. The case often happens at the beginning everything is discussed nicely and neatly, then creative work and finally it comes to the payment. The architect presented a Bill, more or less detailed. Unfortunately, not every Builder is a professional and can understand the technical language of the architects. Therefore there are lookup to settle an obligation for architects.

This obligation arises directly from the HOAI (fee schedule for Architects). Says so in 15 ABS. 1 HOAI literally “the Honoorar is payable if the power obtained and presented an auditable final invoice.” Here are clearly two basic requirements: the output must be removed and a verifiable Bill is to pass. Now the question is, what should be such a Bill to the content? According to the case-law of the Bundesgerichtshof, these are: the performance image the fee zone of the rate chargeable costs services under certain circumstances a distinction for services not rendered percentages may fee charges pass of the VAT if already received advance payments paid, with the principal to be enable this content, to check an invoice. Just an ordinary Bill leads to a qualification of architect his fee to request. An auditable final invoice has advantages but also for the architect, he works, neat and clear because no misunderstanding about jobs and his Honrar will then be charged as soon as he presented the Bill, what is within its power. As a result, there should be two parties – clients and architects on a testable statement. This article was written

Used Stair Lift

For cars it is absolutely common, why not also for a stair lift? No one has fundamental concerns, to buy a used car. Stair lifts is significantly greater distrust. Partly this also is entitled, many providers you can be but also quite reassured, because there is also enough reputable provider of stair lifts. Not you need fundamental concerns about the quality when used stair lifts, if is a reputable company at work. A reputable provider checks the used purchased stair lift before installing again very carefully and then also guarantee. Concerns are not so announced at a specialist for used Stairlifts. The only downside is that the lift is no longer so new looks: it’s so the look, not the security. Discourage you must each handyman, who comes up with the idea to buy a used stair lift via classified ads or on eBay and install it yourself.

A stair lift is not so easy to build, and especially the consequences can one wrong Assembly be severe. Who definitely wants to go, which can forward his request directly to a reputable company on used treppenlifte.html, that can perform an installation on site. In this way, you save the work, once finding a provider who is active in the desired region. Stair lift-Tipps.

Wonderful Story

Experience the extraordinary planning and implementation the magical story to the a2haus in Bad Soden for decades was an old House on the Summit of a hill on a plot of fillet in the very best location in Bad Soden. Not especially attractive, it found no new residents. In particular the small footprint of 11 m x 10 m and low living – related and commercial area of 160 sqm prevented that a reconstruction and renovation could meet the demands of today’s well-off family. The alternative – demolition of the old and new building – was obviously not easy to solve, because had tried a variety of project developers and architects at this task for several years and had failed to the particular parameters of this land. The very narrow (width in the Middle only 11 m) and deep cutting of the land, combined with a strong slope were a problem area. The public supports that contrary faced the fact exorbitantly high value of the land, however, were much more significant.

The tip of the Hill has always been the citizens served as views of the surrounding area. The backup of this public interest years ago resulted in the creation of a development plan. In the same areas were drawn up, which were only storey to till and concentrically from the lookout outgoing arranged fan-like Visual axes were intended to leave that completely. So the above plot was left, that not nearly equal to the value of the land, that is to say, let no adequate development. At the end of an Odyssey of finding land a German family who lived at that time in England, had acquired now exactly this piece of land remaining for above reasons, to build up your home care. They were looking for a building and planning partner, who was able to develop an architect-designed House that comprehensive approximately 400 square meters of residential and commercial area for this difficult situation of design and in the classic modernist style and then also to implement to the lump sum fixed price for some time.

Home Control Products

First European Summit of home control the Z-Wave Alliance reflects strong market interest in energy-saving solutions of again first European home control Summit of the Z-Wave Alliance reflects strong market interest in energy-saving solutions again – over 100 home control products for Europe presented Copenhagen/Frankfurt, April 16, 2008 with more than 220 visitors from industry and trade of the 1st European advanced home control Summit already on right away to the largest home control Conference in Europe. Global player and well-known companies and organizations from home and abroad such as Nokia, Danfoss, Cisco/Linksys, Merten, Parks Associates, the Danish energy savings trust, Lagotek and Zensys took the opportunity to the audience in the context of lectures about the latest trends, to inform market developments as well as products and solutions in the field of home control. Over 100 home control products for the European market were presented at the accompanying trade exhibition of the summits. The event directed by the Z-Wave Alliance took place on the occasion of Light + building in Frankfurt/Main from April 8 to 9 instead. Home control is still on the rise in Europe: according to the latest studies of the renowned market research company of Parks Associates, the local demand has reached to home control solutions, such as the control of lighting, the heating control and the monitoring of the House, already a similar level as in the United States. The next twelve months rapid growth of over 100 percent part as a result forecast for Parks Associates of industry one due to the high increase in home networks, enabling the networking of the individual components in the budget. According to market researchers and experts, Z-Wave is the most successful wireless mesh networking technology in the home control market. You have 20 exhibiting sponsors, the over 100 Z-Wave based home control products in the fields of energy saving, security, HVAC, entertainment, remote home monitoring and appliances, as well as a new show this trend remote control universal with Z-Wave support for the European market presented.

A Home Purchase Without Opinion Can Be Pricey

Hidden defects have thus no chance of house purchase or the purchase of an apartment is in itself an expensive proposition, this can be even more expensive for the buyers, when he buys an object that has hidden defects, which it has not noticed in advance. As a layman, it is here also a little overwhelmed, probably never seen such defects. And even if the defect appears so small, the cause can be large and consequently entail many costs. That can go in the money. That’s why you should not abandon at the House or apartment buying a real estate appraiser. Certainly, this costs money, but security, a house without defects, not too much to have paid to have pushed the price even more and to know what on renovation costs on one comes to, taking these costs would like to purchase. Because a reviewer sees things that a layman would never recognize. So he can, check the size of the object, if the House is well insulated, if the wall has cracks and also, if the buildings in order is or about ailing and moist.

Defects are present, then the price in negotiations can be reduced on this basis. Because the buyer would have to assume the costs of the renovation. In all these activities is the assessor on-site and supports the buyer. For over eight years, is the home inspector GmbH Germany active and is willing to purchase with help and advice. Modeled on American everything is applied here by the first ascent up to the date with the notary, which is relevant for the purchase. The House Inspector GmbH – buying real estate Managing Director: Jens Gause to the watermill 33 27777 Ganderkesee phone: + 49 4221 983907 fax: + 49 4221 983908 email: info (at) the hausinspektor.de Internet: