A majority of design professionals find working with couples extremely hard because it is quite easy to fall into the trap of becoming a part-time family psychologist. We have looked into the most frequent problems that pop up with families and ways to make a cooperative effort the most efficient for all parties.
The world of modern architects and interior designers differs a lot from what we had 10 years ago. Introduction of Pinterest and multiple home renovation TV shows have created an inexhaustible source for inspiration for both customers and designers. But there is another side of the story – abundance of information has lead to a […]
When the client asks us to crank out a bunch of design options, this can turn into a real challenge. The problem here is not only about generating ideas itself, but also the fact that the more time spent on multiple iterations eats into your bottom line. Even still, preferences of the client can change […]
Working as a professional designer or architect requires from you a lot of business and personal skills. Sometimes, even if you’re working your best, breaking all productivity records, you still realize that you are stuck in discussions, unfinished documentation and the project hasn’t moved forward not one jot. Why does it happen so? We have […]
Creating and formatting a compelling design presentation takes time, but it doesn’t have to. It’s accepted practice to push this task until the last possible second of a project deadline in order to focus on the design itself. Fortunately, the five tools with free plans we’ve found here will help ease the burden by not […]
Next year will be the first time in the American history, when a person so much experienced with the construction and real estate business, will occupy the chair in the Oval Office. How will it affect these industries? Let’s find out what the Trump presidency might have for construction and housing business.
To design and manage a remodeling project is no easier than building a house of cards: one wrong move and all your work comes crashing down. This is especially true for managing deadlines. In this article we have picked up 4 main things that can threaten delivering on time as well as ways to fight them off.