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Why and when to hire a designer

I had to take off one whole hour of my day today to think about what I was going to say here, in the hopes that whatever I come up with will help both of us understand why and when you should hire a designer. 638 more words

Design Work

How I redesigned my kitchen


What prompted me to write this post was a simple question someone asked me one day:  “Simony, being a designer, your house must be beautiful?!!”   My answer was: “Well, let me tell you, I did my best with what I had!” 542 more words

Design Work

Residential and Commercial Construction Overviews in Canada

Calgary in Canada is a constantly developing city with a lot of interesting ideas, intellectual people and a lot of development projects like residential construction Calgary… 288 more words

Commercial Construction

Recent Housing News

Florida construction companies struggle to find skilled workers.
Demand for residential construction workers in Florida is projected to jump 40 percent — or 66,000 employees — from 2014 through the end of this year. 178 more words


New Paradigms in Lighting

Contemporary lighting design of late has drastically changed the ways we can illuminate our homes. The rapid expansion of LED and fiber optic technology has unveiled new possibilities, allowing multiple layers and types of light sources to be placed where traditionally a unidimensional approach would have sufficed. 645 more words

Documenting Change in Denver

To better understand the scope and impact of new residential development in the city of Denver, CARTA, the Center for Advanced Research in Traditional Architecture at the University of Colorado Denver, has undertaken a study to document and analyze all new residential construction in the City of Denver from the beginning of 2014. 1,423 more words