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28 Sep 2020

Exterior Architectural Design Tips for Commercial Buildings

Architects are responsible for creating beautiful, functional commercial spaces for public use, and designing a memorable exterior is important because it determines peoples’ first impression. Many of us may not even realize it, but according to a study by the Guggenheim Lab, we are all strongly affected by a building’s façade. For example, we experience positive feelings when we walk by an interesting, complex façade, and we experience negative feelings if the façade is monotonous and too simple. There are […]

14 Sep 2020
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Tips for Designing an Open Plan Office Space

Commercial architecture determines the way people use a space and the way they feel while they’re in the space, so when designing an open plan office it’s important to get it right. Large and small companies across the country have embraced open plan office design, getting rid cubicles, individual offices, and other partitioned areas. So how can you design an open plan office that’s functional, aesthetically pleasing, and maximizes the use of the space? Here are a few tips: Incorporate […]

11 Feb 2020

Build or Buy? We Say Build!

When you are looking to invest in a home for your future, you have two very different options – buying or building a custom home. Both options come with their pros and cons, and it’s important to investigate each option carefully to find the right one for you. However, as specialists in architectural design in NJ, we have to say that building is our top choice! What are the Advantages of Building a Home with an Architect in NJ? It’s […]

20 May 2019

Understanding Your Home’s Architectural Design Plans

Designing a home is an interesting and exciting process, where an impressive pile of rolls of paper (or digital documents) transform into the house you’ve always wanted. Here is a quick guide from an architect in NJ on reading your home’s architectural design plans. The first thing to note is the different types of information contained in your house plans. While your home will be unique, architects use standard architectural design symbols on plans to indicate critical information for the […]

11 Feb 2019

Is Concrete a Sustainable or Green Building Material for Your Home?

In terms of sustainable residential architectural design, the use of concrete is one of the biggest debates – is it or isn’t it a Green building material? There are strong arguments on each side, and it’s up to every homeowner to decide for themselves on the role of concrete in the building of their sustainable home. Here are some insights to help you make an informed decision. Concrete manufacturing: The way in which the majority of our concrete is manufactured […]