Interior Design

SXSW Office Layout SketchUp Model

by Kayla Harmon March 11, 2015
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I was asked to create some renderings for our client’s space at SXSW for marketing purposes. They already had the space picked out which had an existing layout. The layout consisted of a kitchen and living area for a social gathering focal point, two restrooms […]

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Selecting Door Hardware For Your Building

by Bill Myhren March 10, 2015
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When selecting door hardware for your project, it may not be as straight-forward as going to your local hardware store and grabbing the first door knob and lock set that you see on the shelf. For the sake of simplicity, I will just be focusing […]

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Construction complete on custom home design in Harker Heights Texas

by Ian Paulin February 18, 2015
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The Hadley Residence is a 3,400 square foot, Energy Star certified, custom home EV Studio designed in collaboration with DPD Custom Homes. It is a beautiful, single story, stone and stucco home located in the lake front community of The Springs of the Escarpment, Harker […]

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Evergreen Custom Residence : Fireplace Design Options

by Kayla Harmon February 12, 2015
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Traditional interior architectural design focuses on simplicity and attention to detail. By incorporating natural, warm colors with these components, you are left with a form of elegance that captures the sense of comfort in any home. I have been working on a custom home in […]

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Two at EVstudio quoted in Eco-Structure Magazine

by Anthony Ries January 24, 2015

Our very own Anthony J. Ries, AIA, LEED BD+C and Lisa A. Barter, RA, NCIDQ, LEED AP were recently interviewed for an article on Tubular Daylighting Devices. Their expertise in the area of daylighting coupled with prior articles written for www.EVstudio.com/blog brought the attention of magazine. The […]

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Adding a Safe? Consider Structural Engineering

by Calvin Curtis December 2, 2014
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Recently, a gentleman got in touch with me about adding a safe to his home.  When he selected a model, the vendor told him delivery was included — but they weren’t going to be able to get it down the stairs into his basement.  Since […]

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The EVstudio Team Wins Two MAME Awards

by Bill Myhren October 8, 2014
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EVstudio won two Awards this weekend at the Marketing and Merchandising Excellence (MAME) Awards gala which honors the top achievers in the Denver area new home industry. The awards were presented by the Sales & Marketing Council and HBA of Metro Denver. Awards are comprised […]

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sEVen Tips to Take Your Interior Space to the Next Level!

by EVstudio AEP October 4, 2014
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SEVEN Tips to take an interior space to the next level: Most people invest a good amount of time and energy in tailoring the spaces they inhabit to their personal needs and preferences. This process is different for every person, as it often relates to […]

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How to Pick the Right Compact Fluorescent Bulb Color

by EVstudio AEP August 29, 2014

Hi, Lisa. I really want to save energy by using compact fluorescent bulbs in some of my light fixtures, but the last batch I bought was an awful cold blue color that made me feel funny.  How can I avoid making the same $9 mistake every time?   […]

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A Jacques Benedict Treasure Visualized

by Anthony Ries April 23, 2014
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As a continuation of our floor plan revisions to the Mansion on Olive Street in Denver we also visualized some of the key rooms. As the architect I worked closely with our in-house interior design team and the owner on helping everyone visualize the interior […]

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Social Networks for Design Inspiration

by evstudio November 14, 2013

Surely you’ve heard of Pinterest by now; it’s the social media website that allows users to virtually “pin” images and links that they find inspiring, from delicious looking recipes to captivating architectural masterpieces. Pinterest has provided both designers and homeowners a place to collect information […]

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When Styles Clash – Interior Design with Your Spouse

by EVstudio AEP November 14, 2013
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Something I hear very often from women is that they have such different taste in furniture and décor than their husbands. It usually goes something like this: “I want to decorate our living room in pastels and maple wood, but my husband who usually doesn’t […]

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