Tag Archives: architecture

Bedroom Trends: Aesthetics and Amenities

Bedroom Trends: Aesthetics and Amenities As people spend more time at home and less time traveling or going out, higher value is placed on the aesthetic value and relaxation value of the home. This shift in behavior is manifesting throughout home design, but especially with bedroom design. Light coloring, airy linens, and alternative spaces to relax and work… Read More »

An Integrated Design Process Must Lead to Beautiful Sustainable Zero Energy Buildings and Communities

An Integrated Design Process Must Lead to Beautiful Sustainable Zero Energy Buildings and Communities Good architecture comes from good design and good design is synonymous with beauty. Truly exceptional architecture transcends the physical and captures the spiritual. This harmony of design has a subtle yet definitive impact on the well being of people in their daily lives. Leed… Read More »

Chef’s kitchen

The Owner needs included a chef’s kitchen, obtained by enlarging the existing kitchen. The addition of  a large family room, chef’s table, and spiritual room created an interesting program for composition.   Laminated wood beams with insulated wood panels with tongue and groove wood paneling were utilized. The structure used the dramatic visual of  the wood laminated beams resting on 100 mm… Read More »