Updating an existing building or home

5 Key Master Bath Design & Construction Considerations

Got a new Master Bathroom on your mind?  Whether you are thinking of remodeling an existing bathroom or designing one for your new home, the most important things to consider are the same. In this post, we will discuss 5 key design and construction considerations that we typically guide our clients on when working on master [...]

By | January 3rd, 2017|Architecture and Design, Construction Quality, Home Designs, Interiors, Materials and Products, Residential|Comments Off on 5 Key Master Bath Design & Construction Considerations

Floating Terrace Deck in the Making

This Pepper Pike, Ohio remodel of a Mid-Century Modern home is coming together.  The new roof structure and roofing membrane are in place and the floating deck is being installed. Deck Going Down...Railing Going Up!   Unlike the old rotted out terrace deck that was removed, this new decking system and the [...]

By | October 27th, 2016|Construction Quality, Homes, Materials and Products, Residential|Comments Off on Floating Terrace Deck in the Making

Who Needs an Architect?

Sydney Opera House by Danish Architect Jørn Utzon Architects are only needed for large commercial building projects, right?  Not true at all.  Check out this brief video from the American Institute of Architects to learn a little more about what we do and how we can help you as well.  Who Needs an Architect?  [...]

By | January 10th, 2014|Architecture and Design, Home Designs, Homes|0 Comments

Load-bearing Walls

Opening in load-bearing wall It’s trendy for homeowners to stay in their existing home and improve it, rather than upgrading to a new house.  One of the most popular remodeling projects at the moment is to upgrade and increase the size and openness of the kitchen.  Doing so often results in having to [...]

By | September 28th, 2011|Architecture and Design, Construction Quality, Home Designs|0 Comments

Thinking of Buying or Remodeling?

Buying or remodeling a home or existing building is always exciting. Dreaming of the possibilities can keep you up at night, but so can the many unknowns. Do your due diligence and this new venture should be much more enjoyable! This article talks about five key areas to check before buying or remodeling; they include: [...]