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​Walk Your Land with an Architect

​Walk Your Land with an Architect​THE PROBLEM is that when you buy a piece of land of significant size and with diverse geological or other natural features, you may not be 100% certain where to site the structures. Or, you may not be aware of all the challenges that the site may pose. You may not even […]

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Having It All: Budget and aesthetics matter

​Having It All: Budget and aesthetics matter​I’ve noticed that many of my clients speak to me about designing a building that looks good. Later, the very practical aspect of finances comes into the discussion because, whatever you are doing, there’s a limit; budget and aesthetics matter. But what if there were a way to get […]

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40 Year Life Cycle Costs

American Society of Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Engineers study of commercial buildings showing the 40 year life cycle cost of building architecture. The 40 year life cycle cost chart shows that engineering systems are a key component of the total life cycle of a building.

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