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Jun 22

Elements in Creating a Design Scheme

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When designing a building, many pieces must come together for a project to come to life; Everything from choosing a variety of building materials to the final placement of furniture before a client moves into their space. One of the most important elements of this process is choosing an overall…

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Mar 24

Rising to a New Season

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The slowing down of the past year has allowed us to refocus our priorities as a society and shift our perspectives about what is important and how we live as individuals and communities. Instead of “getting back to normal,” we have embraced the growth necessary to create better environments, to…

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Dec 29

Architecture and Design Trends for 2021

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Here are a few of our teammates’ responses to trends in to the New Year: With a strong design shift on the horizon for 2021, spaces will see the effects of how people gather in communal spaces, what surfaces you encounter, and the ways materials can be cleaned. Mid-century modern…

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Sep 10

Working with Seasonal Changes

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As summer begins to fade, we start to shift towards thoughts of changing leaves and cooler breezes. The arrival of fall means changes both outside and inside the office, and with simple adaptations you can increase worker productivity and morale while enjoying the season. Lighten Up The long days of…

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Jul 20

Architects as Avengers

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Douglas Routh

Post-WWII housing boom. 21st Century Learning. Haussmann’s renovation of Paris. Design evolves in cycles prompting that new ways of design be reimagined in response to social changes. In post-WWII, the desire for car-oriented suburbs spawned a demand for affordable housing. Architects responded with a change of house design to compact…

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Mar 24

Putting together your remote work environment

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How to set up a home work environment that limits distractions and helps focus. Separate Your Workspace Being thrusted into a work-from-home environment presents a lot of new challenges to employees, a huge one being finding a balance between work and personal life now that those lines are blurring. Without…

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Mar 13

Our Favorite Architecture & Design Podcasts

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We’ve put together a list of some of our favorite architecture and design podcast shows to accommodate with your daily tasks. Whether you’re wanting to gain a better understanding of the field or delegating some time to unwind, these podcasts are sure enough to suit your listening needs. In no…