Chronicles of an Architecture Project – Week 11

Chronicles of an Architecture Project – Week 11

This week was meeting week! Even though I am an introvert, I truly enjoy the time I spend with my clients.  Getting to know them and understanding their family dynamics to design the perfect home for them is rewarding. This week we were discussing the possibilities of...

Chronicles of an Architecture Project – Week 10

The curveball.  So I worked diligently this week pushing, pulling, designing, and imagining what the renovation of the existing structure would be like, based on the rules that the code officer told me last week.  I maintained the 20′ height, and I didn’t...
Chronicles of an Architecture Project Week 9

Chronicles of an Architecture Project Week 9

As I explained in week 8, the project I am chronicling has taken a left turn at the intersection of schematic design and design development.  What I mean by that is, I am circling around schematic design again with a different idea instead of proceeding to design...
Small Office Renovation Maine

Small Office Renovation Maine

Context: Although it may not be a fancy new home, giving a client the full attention of an architect can help even the smallest projects turn into a wonderful space.  This homeowner needed an office and a place to meet with clients.  Never be afraid to go bold in your...