Architecture and Construction Management from the Ground Up

Brandie chapman | January 30, 2017

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Construction is an art. Whether you are working in construction management or architectural design, it's important to know the basics of the building process and all the small details in between. Both architects and construction managers play a vital role in this undertaking and work closely with the building owner.

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