Patrick McCarthy

Patrick McCarthy

Patrick is a Senior Editor for CT Lab at NAPCO Media.

The F Word: Getting Our Arms Around Labor

Want more Frank White content? See everything he and the Weld2 team have to offer at his website weld2.com! Many of us enjoyed the news conference that NASA hosted post the spectacular SpaceX launch and that first dramatic landing on a mid-Atlantic barge. After a half-dozen try’s the organization was able to stick the landing.…

The F Word: Dealing With DIY

Want more Frank White content? See everything he and the Weld2 team have to offer at his website weld2.com! DIY (or “Do It Yourself) is getting a load of industry ink right now. Scare scenarios - semi-real or imagined - are threatening tactics that get reader engagement. And evidently that is the end all for…

A Celebration of Clarity

This nearly 10,000-square-foot penthouse in Brussels, Belgium tasked Jan Martens, integrator on the project and founder of the Belgian installation firm Woelf, with outfitting this living space.

The F Word: The Industry’s Biggest Turd

It is easy to blame all your woe's on Amazon but Frank White has some advice on leveraging our own industry to muscle them out before it is too late.

EXC!TE 2018 Winner: Portal by Portal.io

Dubbed Amazon Prime for the industry, Portal offers cash back rewards, 24/7 live help, expedited shipping for the most prestigious products in the industry.

Modesty Meets Modern

When the client approached Eric Davidson and his team at American Automation, he knew from the start that the house had to stay on the leading edge but keep a traditional aesthetic.