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18 04, 2018

The Relationship Between Sound and Architecture

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When we consider architecture, we often do so by sight. What is the style? How open is the floorplan? Does the exterior look modern or dated? But there is more to architecture than meets the eye. Believe it or not, the relationship between sound and architecture is an important component, especially on certain projects such [...]

22 03, 2018

How Millennials are Impacting Architecture

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Millennials have been changing our cultural landscape. From workplace environments to consumer habits and living spaces, industries are adapting to an outlier generation that is paving a new norm for life. Architects, especially, have to be keenly aware of this generation’s desires. Millennials are impacting architecture in a strong way, which you’ll see in 2018’s [...]

22 02, 2018

What to Consider When Designing a New House

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Hiring an architect to build your new residential home is a collaborative effort. You have a vision of the home you want, and the architect is tasked with bringing it to life, but he or she can’t do that without your input. There are many details to consider when designing a new home. More than [...]

12 10, 2017

The Difference Between Contemporary and Modern Architecture

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Modern architecture and contemporary architecture are often used interchangeably. However, in architecture the terms “Modern” and “Contemporary” aren’t the same. They are actually separate architectural styles that have their own unique histories. In fact, Modern architecture is actually much older than its Contemporary counterpart, tracing its origins back to the early 20th century! Modern Architecture [...]

26 09, 2017

Designing Architecture for Hurricane Resistance

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Hurricane Irma swept through Florida with all the fury of Mother Nature having a bad day. The destruction left within her wake will require long-term recovery action, but for all of its wrath, Southwest Florida still withstood Irma’s high winds and rain better than Miami did Hurricane Andrew. It is a blessing that we can [...]

10 08, 2017

4 Challenges Architects Face—And How to Fix Them

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Like many industries, architecture has evolved at a rapid pace, and thus it is experiencing growing pains. While no two companies are exactly the same, we have been able to encounter common trends experienced among architectural professionals and firms across the board. Many of these hurdles have developed as technology, communication, generations, and inspiration change [...]

24 07, 2017

5 Things to Share with Your Architect

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When a client hires an architect to complete a design for their next building project, he or she may not always know what information is best to bring to the table. After all, if they knew what it took to create a blueprint and design, they wouldn’t need to hire the experts! Skillful architects often [...]

29 06, 2017

Everything You Need to Know About Stone Veneer

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Stone veneer is a popular choice among both commercial and residential architectural designs. There is something timeless about a stone exterior (and interior!) that draws the eye and enchants the heart. We’ve been using it since the early days of construction as a necessity, and now we turn to it for its aesthetic appeal. With [...]

17 04, 2017

Comparing Different Types of Architects

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When we hear the word “architect,” we picture a professional leaning over a desk as they sketch out the latest design for a home or building. But did you know that not all architects are the same? Most specialize in certain types of design. While these specialties may cross over various industries and fields, they [...]

14 03, 2017

Meet Your Next Florida Architect

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South Florida Architecture has made a name for itself in custom architecture designs for businesses, real estate developers, and homeowners alike. With over 50 years of combined experience, our talented team brings both passion for our trade and well-tested skill to the drawing board as we help our clients turn their visions into a physical [...]