by Bryan Heake, Associate / Senior Consultant / Field Services Manager

Rain is great as long as it stays in its place – outside, watering the grounds and making your landscape beautiful. But let that rainfall infiltrate to a building interior and it becomes a real pain – and painfully expensive. The challenge is to find the source of the leak, because water travels, and where you find it inside can be far from where it penetrated your building façade.

What are some current architectural trends in the curtain wall and facade areas? Can you think of 3-5 trends?


Trends by nature must endure over time, and incorporate quality and safety -- otherwise, they are fads. They include: