In-House Line Architectural Design

Tariq Dixon and Nick Nemechek know furniture. Since the two launched TRNK, an online destination for unique, stylish furnishings for the discerning urbanite, in 2013, they have, as Dixon puts it, “scoured the globe” for designs with a unique sensibility. They looked for products with stories behind them—stories they spotlighted on their site— and filled a void in the market for stylish male shoppers who wanted more than the saggy leather sofa and IKEA shelving of the stereotypical bachelor pad. Now, the duo has applied this design education to their own line of furniture, launching today. Continue reading “In-House Line Architectural Design”

Brave Firefighters Trained for High Rise Building Fires

At least 12 are dead and hundreds are injured after a blaze at 24-storey building in London.

The Montreal fire department says it has specific measures in place to deal with large-scale building fires such as the highrise apartment blaze in London that killed at least a dozen people Wednesday. Continue reading “Brave Firefighters Trained for High Rise Building Fires”