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Speculative Office Development

Speculative Office Development

Commercial office development occurs in many forms.  A local well established management firm needed to add approximately 5,000 sf to their existing office stock.  Their request came with the requirement that the building look like their current offices.  By adding large storefront glazing to maximize views and brick veneer to the façade the overall image was […]

Custom Kitchen Renovation

Custom Kitchen Renovation

When a friend and realtor came to me with with a sales concern regarding a home with a “quirky” kitchen she asked that I provide some design sketches to show possible kitchen layouts within the existing house framing.  I wanted to remove as few walls as possible to reduce the financial impact on any new […]

Container Living

Container Living

The manufacturers of shipping containers probably never saw themselves as suppliers of housing stock.  To date shipping containers have become useful in providing housing where people have been left without shelter.  These simple metal containers can be easily outfitted with openings for doors and windows and are built to stack creating structures that can rise to multiple […]

Med Park II Office Development

Med Park II Office Development

This project was developed as a speculative office for future medical practices.  The two story design incorporates a barrel vaulted metal roof on steel trusses.  The exterior second story facade is composed of a rain screen system which then rests on brick veneer construction to blend in with the surrounding community.  The main entry is sheltered by […]

Third Floor Chattanooga

Third Floor Chattanooga

With more and more business being performed on the go through the use of mobile devices, the need for virtual office space is becoming more prevalent.  The owner of a popular downtown dining establishment in the heart of the central business district wanted to make use of the vacant thrid floor space above his establishment.  […]

Speculative Office Development
Speculative Office Development

Commercial office development occurs in many forms.  A local well established management firm needed to add approximately 5,000 sf to their existing office stock.  Their request came with the requirement that the building look like their current offices.  By adding large storefront glazing to maximize views and brick veneer to the façade the overall image was […]

Custom Kitchen Renovation
Custom Kitchen Renovation

When a friend and realtor came to me with with a sales concern regarding a home with a “quirky” kitchen she asked that I provide some design sketches to show possible kitchen layouts within the existing house framing.  I wanted to remove as few walls as possible to reduce the financial impact on any new […]

Container Living
Container Living

The manufacturers of shipping containers probably never saw themselves as suppliers of housing stock.  To date shipping containers have become useful in providing housing where people have been left without shelter.  These simple metal containers can be easily outfitted with openings for doors and windows and are built to stack creating structures that can rise to multiple […]