Author Archives: Mark Ward Sr.

Coming back for more

"Great job on the barn; now how about building us a house," is the way it went when this Roanoke, Ill., builder got invited back by a couple for whom he'd created a 2002 Building of the Year project.

A breath of fresh air

Good ventilation is a complex and crucial aspect of keeping horses healthy. It's a farm more complicated issue than meets the eye. Dr. Eileen Wheeler of Penn State University talks about the ins and outs of horse barn ventilation.

What’s in storage for you?

There are a lot of great ways to get it done. With more than 51,000 facilities and 2.2 billion square feet of rentable space now under roof, self-storage in America has become a $22 billion-a-year industry.