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.

Is Your House Exterior Set in Stone?

Is Your House Exterior Set in Stone?

Typically, those who are planning to build a new house, spend a lot of time thinking about the interior. This makes sense. After all, its a lot more fun deciding on how many bedrooms and bathrooms you might have, and whether to include a creative space or man cave,...

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.