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Completed Retail in Killeen Texas – Ready for Tenants

by Sean O'Hara October 15, 2013
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The Village Square retail project in Killeen, Texas is nearing completion of the core-and-shell phase and preparing for tenants to move in. This photo is one side of the street and the other is a rough mirror with the lecture hall that we also designed […]

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Central Texas Medical and Professional Center

by Ian Paulin October 4, 2013
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Currently under construction in Killeen, the Central Texas Medical and Professional Center is coming along nicely. Located on Clear Creek Road, this 17,680 square foot business center is a design build project between EVstudio and Stefek and Sears Builders. In this project, we provided architectural, […]

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Designing for Alzheimer’s Disease

by Rich Muller October 4, 2013

A recent assignment has come in for a building to host people who are suffering from memory loss related diseases.  The facility, which is in Texas, falls under the assisted living use category and therefore needs to address certain aspects of the International Building Code […]

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Killeen Landscape Frontage Standards

by John W. Olson October 4, 2013

As I was reviewing the landscape standards for the City of Killeen, Texas, I noticed some major differences in the requirements in respect to other City’s standards.  The difference I will talk about in this post is the spacing of trees along the street right-of-way.  In Killeen, […]

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EVstudio Designs Aircraft Hangars

by Anthony Ries August 9, 2013
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We recently submitted an airplane hangar with office space for permit. The hangar itself is a little less than 12,000 SF and the two story office space is nearly 5,600 SF. The hangar space will accommodate a single Gulfstream G550 or a couple smaller aircraft. The office […]

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Different Structural Foundation Types

by Jim Houlette April 24, 2013
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  There are many different foundation types and each one has a unique feature and advantage over other types.  I’ll go into a brief summary of each foundation type and why I used the foundation design in each situation.  Here is a list of the […]

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Weight Room Thermal Efficiency Makes Press

by jon@evstudio.com March 15, 2013

EVstudio’s first project for the Copperas Cove School District was recently featured in the Killeen Daily Herald. View the full article. Thermal Dynamic Strategies Diagram The article outlines the new relationship with the Copperas Cove ISD as well as the points expressed in EVstudio’s first […]

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Pinewood Townhomes Model Home Open!

by Matt Weigers March 6, 2013
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The first 4 units and the model home of the Pinewood Townhomes are finished and open.  The Pinewood Townhomes are the first of their kind in Harker Heights, Texas and offer a new, modern housing alternative.  Each two story unit is approximately 1500 sqft with […]

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Pinewood Townhomes Break New Ground

by Matt Weigers February 20, 2013
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The Pinewood Townhomes project in Harker Heights, Texas was recently featured in the Killeen Daily Herald.  Go to http://kdhnews.com/business/local/townhome-trend/article_e5bf0e08-77fc-11e2-ac7b-001a4bcf6878.html to read the full article. The Pinewood Townhomes are a 16 unit development and the first of their kind in the area.  Townhomes are a familiar building […]

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Location Efficiency as the Framework of Activity Centers

by John W. Olson February 19, 2013

The convenience factor, or Location Efficiency, is often a forgotten component of development in a society that has become increasingly automobile dependent. Development occurs with the assumption that people drive and will always get in a vehicle.  Location efficiency can be defined as the ability to access […]

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Construction complete on custom home design in Harker Heights Texas

by Ian Paulin February 9, 2013
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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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Mickey’s #14 Convenience Store now open……

by Ian Paulin January 29, 2013
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  Mickey’s Convenience Stores just announced the grand opening of their new 5,500 s.f. convenience store, with a self-service car wash and additional 6,800 s.f. of open lease space. Working with Redding Construction, EVstudio provided full-service design on this design build project to include Architectural, Civil, […]

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