Podcast: How Custom Home Design Works

Listen as Laura and Larry respond to questions about how designing a custom home in the US works and then you can follow the links below to read Laura’s sister, Karen’s experiences in designing and building a modular home. 

designing a modular home

Designing a Modular Home

In this podcast, architect Laura discusses designing a modular home with a very special guest. This is the first in a series on modular and panel builds.

building a modular home

Building a Modular Home

Find the second installment of our series on building a modular home, as we get updates on progress and developments.


VP, Architect, hpd architecture + interiors
Laura Davis is a Texas and Colorado registered architect and interior designer, and a co-founder of hpd architecture + interiors. With a diverse portfolio spanning residential, commercial, retail, and historical projects, Laura’s heart lies with her specialty in Historic Preservation. She loves to revitalize older properties, cherishing their character and the stories they hold. Her true passion lies in understanding her clients deeply, uncovering their desires and motivations, and crafting designs that turn houses into cherished homes.

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Laura Davis is a registered architect and interior designer in the state of Texas and Colorado, and a founding member of hpd architecture + interiors. Laura's extensive experience includes residential as well as commercial and retail projects.  She also has a particular interest in restoration, holding a certificate in Historic Preservation. She is energized by the character of older homes and the stories of those who have lived there. Responding to the needs of the current owner, while also honoring the personality of the original home is a delicate process to be enjoyed.

Laura Davis

Vice President, Architect, Interior Designer Principal , hpd architecture + interiors