Blog Topics: architectural advice

working with an architect

As a homeowner, do you ever wish you could ask for some expert architectural advice? When it comes to improving an investment as important as your home, you want to get the most value for your money. Guidance from someone who’s “been there, done that” can help you make smart decisions and avoid costly mistakes.

How do you know when you need an architect? Should you buy new or remodel your current home? What are the current design trends and should I include them in my home renovation? The questions surrounding home improvement are numerous.

In these posts, Dallas residential architects Laura and Holly from hpd architecture + interiors, share tips and pointers based on questions that they have been asked by their own clients.

The importance of the construction frame walk through

The importance of the construction frame walk through

The day that the framing goes up on your new home build or as part of your renovation project, there’s such sense of excitement and accomplishment. Your plans are coming to fruition and you’re starting to see the designs come to life. It is what the “good bones” so...

Window Types and Considerations

Window Types and Considerations

When building or renovating a home, considering window types, material, size, shape and function makes a huge difference to the end result.

Home Remodel – Raising the Roof

Home Remodel – Raising the Roof

Whether you are thinking about raising the roof or building a second story, here are a few things you should be thinking about.

9 Questions to Ask Before Designing A House

9 Questions to Ask Before Designing A House

  Ready to design your dream home?  What questions to ask before designing a home? We often receive phone calls from homeowners looking for information about what to expect when designing their new dream home or renovating their current one. Before we can start...

Renovation Road Blocks Your Home (or Future Home) May Be Hiding

Renovation Road Blocks Your Home (or Future Home) May Be Hiding

How do you know if a home is going to be easy to renovate? What secrets could your home (or future home) be hiding? Each time a new client approaches us with a home remodel or addition project, we do our research on that property. Homes have a funny way of hiding...