Architect

Architects and Engineers need Errors & Omissions Insurance

by Sean O'Hara April 8, 2015

When you are making decisions about hiring an architect, engineer or other licensed building professional it is important to verify that they carry Errors & Omissions Insurance (E&O). As a client, errors and omissions insurance protects you from major professional mistakes that cause you financial […]

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EVstudio Will Work With You On Projects in Other States and Other Countries

by evstudio March 28, 2015

We want to remind the readers of evstudio.info that EVstudio does projects in numerous states and you shouldn’t worry about contacting us with questions or potential projects because of your geography. We utilize technology to bridge the gap to the point that working with clients […]

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Architectural Copper – Science Meets Aesthetics with Living Finishes

by Kacy Landsittel March 27, 2015

Copper takes form in many ways and applications in our built environments. Plumbing lines, plumbing fixtures, electrical conducting applications, as an architectural metal for the exterior skin as siding or roofing and many others, the precious metal also is at the whim of exterior and […]

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Top 10 Toys for Future Architects (and Engineers)

by EVstudio AEP March 27, 2015
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One of the most common questions that we get at EVstudio is, “What kind of toys did you play with as a kid?” Though a seemingly strange question to be asked during an architectural consultation, our clients are usually trying to understand how we ended […]

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Save Energy on Lighting With Dimmer Switches and Incandescent Bulbs

by EVstudio AEP March 18, 2015
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Out here in the west, we take our energy conservation pretty seriously. Energy reduction in lighting is something we’re ALL concerned about, and compact fluorescent replacement bulbs, used in the right way, make great sense to save energy. There are a lot of great places […]

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Copperas Cove Schools Get New Architect

by EVstudio AEP March 11, 2015
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The Copperas Cove Leader Press featured an article on Friday March 1, 2013 about the new official relationship between the Copperas Cove ISD and EVstudio.     Floor Plan of SC Lee Junior High Weight Room On Tuesday Feb 26 the School Board of Trustees […]

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Commonwealth at Ridgegate Multifamily in Lone Tree

by Sean O'Hara February 26, 2015
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  Last week I was in Lone Tree and stopped to take a couple quick photos of our Commonwealth Multifamily project on the Ridgegate Parkway. When complete, it will have 190 units, a parking garage and retail spaces.  

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Killer Views Lead to Killer Foundation Steps

by Alex Knuth February 24, 2015
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Recently I did a field observation for the footing for a custom home in Genesee, Colorado. The first thing you notice as you walk over the stored pile of dirt to get to the project is the amazing views you have of the valley below, […]

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The Clubhouse at Fairway Villas for Oakwood Homes

by Bill Foster February 21, 2015
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In the clubhouse, there is an exercise room, multi-purpose rooms for the many clubs and planned activities, kitchen/bar, dining area, grand room for gatherings or just relaxing, an outdoor kitchen and dining terrace, spa, indoor and outdoor pools, patio and an event lawn overlooking the golf […]

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Benefits of Participating in Your Local Software User Groups

by Trevor Maddy February 19, 2015

Attending after hours events on a hectic schedule might not be an easy thing, but I find it to be very rewarding. Austin has many groups for different software packages as well as a general BIM group. I attend the local Revit and BIM Peer […]

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Live-Work Balance as an EVstudio Architect

by Rich Muller February 12, 2015

Much has been made of the current boom here in Denver in regards to architectural staffing.  If one were to visit the AIA Jobs Board page one would find a multitude of available positions ranging from intern to regional director.  To many it seems that 2009 […]

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Design Completed for Central Texas Parade of Homes

by Ian Paulin February 11, 2015
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I recently completed the design on a home which will be entered in the next Central Texas Parade of Homes for Symphony Homes. On this custom home project I used a Design/Build approach where I work directly with the builder to ensure the design stayed in […]

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