7 Things To Consider When Designing An Outdoor Kitchen

Outdoor kitchens have grown in popularity during the Covid19 pandemic. There are several reasons for this: first, people are staying home more and want to take advantage of their yards and outdoor spaces; second, many people are now working from home and need a place to cook lunch or dinner; third, with schools closed, families […]

These wonderful people did everthing to save trees during home construction

Architecture and Trees

You can almost see it for real – your dream home all detailed and built in your mind. You have also bought that perfect land property you’ve been looking for! But there’s just one, not-so-little problem. There’s a tree right in the middle of where your house would be… We’ve all seen and heard several […]

12 feet wide in Barcelona

12 foot wide in Barcelona

Old Barcelona Spain  –  Ferrolan_LAB Photography by Raimon Solà Casacuberta Site area:     92.5m2  (1,000 sq ft) Developed area:     350m2 (3,780 sq ft) If you take a moment to visualise a five level home on a lot just 3.7 metres wide by 25 metres deep (12′ x 81′), it’s easy to assume it […]

Urban Art

Urban art; public art.  Not quite the same but close enough for us to feel comfortable putting them in the same gallery. Graffiti?  We have no time for it.  We feel it is just another form of vandalism. Public art is, of course, easy to distinguish from graffiti.  But what distinguishes urban art from graffiti?  We […]