architects and engineers

You May Need Both a Licensed Architect & Engineer for Your Project

If you’re looking for someone to design your new home, an office building, or an addition to an existing space, you need the assistance of many people. Every project needs a licensed architect and some will need an engineer. Of course, a designer is also essential and we talked about how your architect works with your designer previously. Education & …

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Adding on to Your Existing Home

If the highly competitive housing market has you considering a home addition, you’re not alone. Whether you only want a home addition or are remodeling and want both a new layout and more space, you should work with an experienced architect. As an architecture firm, we’re working with many homeowners on a variety of different home additions, however, there are …

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Your New Home in Harmony with Nature

When building a custom home, you may first think about the number of bedrooms and bathrooms you want. Then you may begin thinking about other special needs or features you want in your home. But, how much thought are you putting into what your home will look like on your property? Architects don’t only design a functional interior, but also …

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Architect and Interior Designer: Different Roles, Shared Goal

If you’re looking to design a custom home, you’ll want to hire both an architect and interior designer even before you hire a builder or contractor. Although they share the same goal to create an aesthetically pleasing and functional home, they have different roles in the process. The Architect’s Role Your architect’s role is to create plans for the construction …

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Why Do I Need an Architecture Firm?

You may be surprised at all an architecture firm does before the general contractor can begin his work on your building, for your home or business. In fact, architects are helpful in more than just new building construction, they also help with repurposing or remodeling of buildings and homes. Let’s, however, for this article, talk about why you need an …

Permit Permission

Potential clients call to discuss their projects on a routine basis. Most of the conversations are similar. They almost always ask about experience, timing and pricing. Often, people who have had prior experience with their local Building Officials would ask some form of this question: “Have you ever dealt with the AnyCity, USA building department? They can be especially difficult.” …

Treat Yo Self!

We spend our days, and often nights, working to help other people. The clients that we serve are out there doing the same for the needs of their clients and customers. Over the past few months we have thought a lot and have decided that a change is necessary so that we can continue to improve the services that we …