Posts in Regional category

Apr 22

Earth Day 2022: Sustainability, Adaptive Reuse, Electric Works

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Emma Ocken

As today is earth day, it seems fitting to discuss the topic of sustainability in architecture. As those involved in the architectural community are aware, many different practices can be implemented into a project to deliver a more sustainable product. In this post, however, I would like to discuss an…

Oct 09

Elevatus Architectures Receives “New Construction Under $6 Million” BCA award for Team Quality Services

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Elevatus Architecture

Elevatus Architecture received a 2020 Building Contractors Association of Northeast Indiana – Project Award for “New Construction Under $6 Million” for its architectural services for the Team Quality Services‘ new corporate office in downtown Auburn, Indiana. Elevatus collaborated with design-builder Michael Kinder & Sons, Inc. on this project and several…

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Aug 20

Bringing a Vision to the Region: DeKalb County

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Elevatus Architecture

Making a positive impact within a city will help create a stronger region. Elevatus Architecture has conducted a series of projects that have helped uplift life in DeKalb, and specifically Auburn, Indiana. This historic town holds cheerful value as the people who make it are what brings great attitude to…

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Apr 28

Garnering a Relationship Before Designing Anything

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Cory Dietz

My team requires me to provide them with some initial information on our clients before we first put pen to paper, or these days, click the mouse. If not, then there is no primary metric for us to interpret a client’s desires, wishes, and more importantly, needs. Sometimes we get…

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Feb 20

Active Environment Renovations

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Craig Armstrong

Often, when a client is evaluating their existing facility, and what they need to do to stay current with the times, they have first to answer this question: “How much can we spend?” The answer to this question often prices them out of constructing a new building. Real estate is…