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11 Mar 2024

The Construction Permitting Process in New Jersey Explained

The NJ construction permitting process can feel overwhelming when you have never used it. Seth A. Leeb is familiar with the State of New Jersey Uniform Construction Code (UCC) after more than 25 years as a registered architect. This code regulates the structural design, maintenance, construction, and use of buildings and structures already erected or to be erected. Building permits are regulated by the NJ Uniform Construction Code and issued by Building or Construction Departments of municipalities. In this article, […]

09 Jan 2024
Hybrid Office Design_ A Guide for Architects and Employers

Hybrid Office Design: A Guide for Architects and Employers

Hybrid office design is now standard practice across the board. Some companies still require employees to be in the office full-time, while many others offer a permanent hybrid work alternative. Gallup states that hybrid workers are, on average, coming into the office three days per week, which requires a rethink of modern office architecture. We need innovative office spaces to accommodate the diverse needs of hybrid work. That being said, our team of architects in NJ have put together a […]

12 Dec 2023
How Residential Architecture is Responding to Climate Change

How Residential Architecture is Responding to Climate Change

Climate change is something every industry, including architecture, has started  adapting to. Building residential architecture that is made for the ever-changing weather challenges like extreme hot temperatures, flooding, and storms has become an integral part of the future.  Climate adaptation in architecture has changed to increase sustainability and the safety of the people who reside in homes that experience extreme weather patterns. Our team of residential architects in NJ takes a closer look below:  Evolution of Climate-Responsive Residential Architecture Climate […]

05 Dec 2023
How Commercial Architecture Shapes Corporate Identity

How Commercial Architecture Shapes Corporate Identity

Branding and commercial architecture haven’t always been seen as one entity, but as we’ve progressed, the two facets are best associated together. For instance, when you consider marketing your business, it’s easy to picture only digital and traditional marketing strategies. However, your building can speak for your business, and you can emanate your brand’s voice through its architectural design.  If you’re considering redesigning your commercial building in NJ,  our team will discuss how you can use architecture to speak to […]

07 Nov 2023
The Psychology of Architectural Design in Homes and Offices

The Psychology of Architectural Design in Homes and Offices

Did you know that design choices have a big influence on emotions, productivity, and well-being? The psychology of architectural design is something that architects are very in-tune with. Both residential and commercial architects must take into account the feelings, moods, and emotional states their spaces will evoke. In this article, we’ll explore some core elements of the psychology of architectural design, and how you can incorporate these components into your home or office space.  Understanding The Interplay Between Architecture and […]