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Architecture Sounds Dirty

Architecture Sounds Dirty

So I just asked a simple question. “Are there any Architecture terms or phrases that sound unintentionally ….. ummm… dirty?”

Yep, 12 hours later I had 150 responses. The internet is awesome. And, you guys are disgusting.

So, here goes, I’ll list the terms I have so far. In fact, I’ll even include a pdf you can print and post in the breakroom – (HERE >> architecturesoundsdirty).

Feel free to add more in the comment section down there, or you can tweet them with the hashtag #architecturesoundsdirty

Scheduling the hardware Nailing studs Pipe penetrations Fire-rated penetrations Thru-wall penetrations Undulating facades Undifferentiated wedge

. I know… I know… I’m sorry { coffee with an architect } . . photo is from splorp’s photostream on flickr (used under creative commons license)

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Cite: Jody Brown. "Architecture Sounds Dirty" 17 Jan 2012. ArchDaily. Accessed . <>
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