Open Air Architecture

The interior/exterior space relationship can be so much more than simply a “patio or deck”. A successful outdoor room / extension of the interior to the outer garden, allows a harmonious balance between openness to nature and privacy of the space. This integrative “Open Air Architecture” concept is possible to design for most homes…even subdivision style houses…to take advantage of one’s outdoor spaces.

The ability to move between inside and outside without physical or mental barriers, helps us reconnect with nature and ourselves. Read More….

Eco “Green” Home Design

…is connecting with nature, our immediate surroundings, and is foundational to our well-being. “Making the most of,” or in modern terms “conserving,” materials at hand to create a shelter for living goes back to basic principles all humans of the past used to build shelters within their local environments.

The basic eco function of our homes is to provide a shelter that protects us from the cold, and the heat, with an appropriate space for cooking, socializing, cleaning and sleeping. Read More…