The Architecture Puzzler
Created by Dave Guadagni
Architecture Puzzler #373
Which subcontractor would use the term "selvage" (also spelled "selvedge")?
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Architecture Puzzler #372
A double-pane insulated window has four surfaces of glass. These surfaces are numbered in the following order: the exterior face is called surface 1; the internal face of the exterior glass is surface 2; surface 3 is the internal face of the interior glass; and the interior glass face exposed to the room is surface 4. For which surface would you specify the low-E coating and why?
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Dave Guadagni, AIA, is an architect with Robertson/Sherwood/Architects
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A little bit different kind of selvage in a screen detail at Maison Barak.
Photo: François Roche