Dean Dalvit

BMC Index Pricing For Cost of Framing for a Single Family Home

by Dean Dalvit May 30, 2019

We go through great lengths at EVstudio to keep our finger on the pulse of the constantly fluctuating prices of construction in all of the markets that we serve. The focus of this post is on the cost of framing materials for a single family […]

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Controlling Western Sun Glare with Electrochromic Windows at NREL

by Dean Dalvit May 21, 2019

We recently had the pleasure of touring the National Renewable Energy Laboratory’s Research Support Facility and one of the many features we saw that contributed to their net zero building was Electrochromic Windows. To be used in applications where there are great views (and as […]

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Are you Smarter Than a 6th Grader…When it Comes to Flood Preparation?

by Dean Dalvit May 20, 2019

We recently received a question from a local 6th Grader regarding flood preparation… Hello, My name is Molly and I am I sixth grader at a local middle school. I am participating in a program were we are researching a problem related to the Colorado 2013 flood. […]

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EVstudio Selected to Provide A/E services for Westminster TOD Multi-Family project

by Dean Dalvit May 8, 2019

Great news! the City of Westminster has partnered with the REgeneration Development team, including EVstudio Architecture and Engineering, to deliver two mixed-use, multi-family, TOD buildings to the Westminster Station Area. We’re grateful for the opportunity to work in this diverse and revitalizing neighborhood just an 11 minute train […]

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How Much Does it Cost to Build a Home?

by Dean Dalvit April 19, 2019

We get this question a lot. People who are planning their dream homes often don’t know where to start. A large part of our discussion in our programming meetings centers around how much home you can afford and if your program is in alignment with […]

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City of Denver Affordable Housing Fee Now in Effect January 2017

by Dean Dalvit April 19, 2019

Affordable housing fee in effect; New application required for building permits As of January 1, new development in Denver is subject to a fee ranging from $0.40 to $1.70/sq. ft., depending on project type. These fees will support the development and preservation of affordable housing. Every […]

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Consider Closed Cell Spray Foam for your Thermal Envelope

by Dean Dalvit March 29, 2019

Our projects range across commercial and residential building types and climates from cold and dry high alpine environments above 10,000 feet to hot and humid sites below 1,000 feet. One very important element to consider in every design is the thermal envelope. This is composed of the […]

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Construction Cost per Square Foot for Recreation Facilities: Racquetball Courts

by Dean Dalvit March 22, 2019

In a continued effort to keep our readers informed of the most current construction cost trends on projects that EVstudio has experience in, below is the 2013 cost data from RSMeans, the industry leader in construction cost estimating. These costs are for the completed, finished  building […]

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EVstudio Recognized for Entrepreneurship in The Zweig Letter

by Dean Dalvit March 15, 2019

We’re proud to have been featured by ZweigWhite in their December issue of The Zweig Letter. The focus of the article was on entrepreneurship and the standout qualities of EVstudio that differentiate us from the rest.   The full letter can be found in .PDF […]

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Insulate Your Investment

by Dean Dalvit March 11, 2019

With energy costs constantly on the rise and sustainability issues being at the forefront of every design interview we have, there is no better time to talk about one of the easiest ways to save energy and reduce our carbon emmissions: Insulation. The specific type […]

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EVstudio Serves Civil Engineering and Surveying Projects of All Sizes

by Dean Dalvit March 11, 2019

At EVstudio, we are always looking for ways to serve our clients better. With swings in the economy come swings in workload. While we continue to grow our team of Civil Engineers at EVstudio, we also have strategic partnerships with firms that we have very […]

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Office and Industrial Space Continue to Absorb through Q4 2015 and into 2016

by Dean Dalvit February 15, 2019

According to Cushman and Wakefield, an industry leader in Real Estate, the numbers for Q4 2015 look good for both the Office and Industrial markets. Jobs in the US continue to rise, driving the demand for more office space. Similarly, Industrial space enjoyed its 23rd […]

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