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SHELTER IS MOVING!

Shelter • April 2, 2014

We’re especially excited about the outdoor space, a giant covered breezeway/warehouse that the owner plans to develop into an awesome public green space…

Goods or services?

Shelter • January 20, 2014

Courts have long held that design firms provide services and any documents created, as instruments of the design professional’s service, are not products.

How we measure a house.

Shelter • October 4, 2013

Homeowners often balk at a redesign because the project seems such a formidable prospect. Fortunately, the way we tackle a residential remodeling project follows a tried-and-true plan that makes the daunting doable.

Homes by Architects Tour 2013

Shelter • September 19, 2013

If you’re thinking about a project of your own, or just want to see some really cool designs, we’d love for you to stop by so we can show you around and answer your questions.

Stairs – the things you may not know

Shelter • September 8, 2013

A staircase can be created in a way that highlights your aesthetic preferences and serves as a focal point in your home.

6 things to keep in mind before you start your remodel.

Shelter • September 5, 2013

Here is a list of things you should keep in mind as you begin the design process…

When should you hire an architect?

Shelter • August 30, 2013

When you’re starting a new building project, and considering hiring an architect, you might fall into a cycle of asking yourself, “Should I? Shouldn’t I?” Second guessing is easy to do when you’re facing an undertaking that promises to consume a lot of time and money. But here’s the secret formula for putting those uncertainties to rest…

It’s Personal

Shelter • August 23, 2013

Our goal is to personalize architecture and interior design, to make it human, and above all, to make it yours.

Reality Check: part 2

Shelter • August 7, 2013

It’s a great option for when you don’t know where to start, but you might be wondering what exactly the process involves and how it’ll give you a better view of what’s possible.

Reality Check

Shelter • June 7, 2013

Do you find yourself asking“where do I start?” “how much will it cost?” and “is it a smart investment?”