In 2008 Andy Causey, Matt Causey, and Mitch Abate launched Downslope Distilling in Centennial, Colorado. Andy Causey previously owned the Beer at Home Store in Englewood, CO and asked Jim … [Read more...] about Thank you Downslope
Under 2018 and earlier IBC/IFC, the occupancy of a distillery is H-3. Electrical classification is almost an entirely separate issue - it is mentioned in the IFC with some parameters. … [Read more...] about Three Types of Distillery Occupancies Explained
Metal Buildings can often have some specific considerations in the energy code when it comes to insulation that can be a bit different than the requirements for other buildings. This post is based … [Read more...] about Insulation Code Requirements For Metal Buildings
After years of collaboration with industry leaders, the venerable New York City Fire Department saw the 2022 amended Fire Code become law. The code can be viewed at the link … [Read more...] about FDNY Code is first to address the scale of micro-distilleries
This is a question we get a lot. As with most questions in life, the answer is "maybe." We can say, more often than not, bottling equipment does not have to be in a hazardous occupancy. Where … [Read more...] about Is bottling required to be an H-3 occupancy?
On The Boards Take a look at a home design we have been working on for a client in Evergreen, CO. We have also been trying out a new rendering software, Lumion that seems to help create some really … [Read more...] about New Mountain Home Design
Nearing Completion A lot has progress since we last posted on this house that Dalkita designed and built! We are getting close to completion. Drywall is done, and we have most of our flooring and … [Read more...] about Granite Crag House