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Take This Step at the First Thought of School Facility Changes

Just thinking about a facility expansion or remodeling of some kind? It’s common for school leaders to wait to engage an architect until they have begun to formalize their ideas, vision or plans. We’ve... > READ MORE

Why Details Matter

Simply put, it’s been my experience that leaving a project’s scope open for interpretation could cost you in the long run. Seeing the big picture is extremely important—selecting a qualified consultant... > READ MORE

A Main Street You Have to Experience

Snow lightly falls, sparkling under the decorative lamp posts adorned with wreaths. It gathers on the eaves and accentuates swirls carved into the brackets, the brick detailing and an etched sign reminding... > READ MORE

How Schools Are Increasing Safety

In every survey asking parents what their number one concern about school facilities is, we see the same answer: safety and security. As designers, we’re constantly asking ourselves, “How safe can... > READ MORE

Dyersville Upgrades for Growth

Designated one of the “50 Most Beautiful Small Towns in America” by Good Housekeeping Magazine, the City of Dyersville, Iowa, offers picturesque views and charm. It’s a growing community with new... > READ MORE