Learn about accessible design including ADA standards and guidelines, its application in commercial architecture, and how best to integrate it in projects.
When you’re a property owner, empty space is one thing you don’t want. For each day your commercial space sits unoccupied, you’re losing out on profits and failing to maximize your space’s true potential. If you’re having trouble finding a suitable tenant for your commercial or office space, there are some things you can do
The billion-dollar home renovation industry is trending upward. It’s a seller’s market in many areas causing homeowners to spruce up their dwellings. Homeowners choose to renovate because the house is outdated; they want to add a room or enlarge the kitchen. In some cases building owners may want to be more adventurous and renovate an
The US is home to nearly 70 million baby boomers. The number of seniors is increasing, and there are currently not enough senior communities to house this aging population. There is an urgent need for more communities that can accommodate seniors, but these are not the retirement villages of old. This group of retirees has
Ready to bring your vision to life? It’s easy to do when you hire a modern architect. What to Expect From a Modern Architect Most people understand that a professional architect is responsible for the overall look and design of a building. What they may not realize is that there is much more to it
Planning a new building project? Know when an architect is necessary. You might’ve finally come up with your ideal vision. You might also want to try your hand in DIY building projects. The temptation to do the project on your own is admirable. Yet it can also be risky and have detrimental consequences in the
When you’re planning your next building project, you’ll want an architect by your side. But what architect is right for your plan? Should you be more precise in your search? There are many types of architects that specialize in different industries. Architects that aren’t meant to work on your project might refuse your offer. Even worse, they could
You may need an architect for your building design. Besides going over an architect’s specific job duties, it can be helpful to take a look at the things an architect may want from you.