Archives For Observations

Just do what I tell you

Bob Borson —  October 7, 2013 — 26 Comments

Do architects have their own agenda or are they trying to protect the client from themselves?

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Architectural Sketches

Bob Borson —  September 26, 2013 — 22 Comments

Architects sketch as part of the process when doing there job … at least I do. There are many different styles and techniques that architects use when graphically working through problems.

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What Home Buyers Really Want

Bob Borson —  September 23, 2013 — 34 Comments

The NAHB (National Associated of Home Builders) recently published a report titled “Top 10 Features for Upscale Homes.”

Do you think there’s anything on that list that would surprise you? … Me either but I have something to say about it

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Meetings are a Waste of Time

Bob Borson —  September 19, 2013 — 34 Comments

Despite how much I like to talk, I think most meetings are a complete waste of time. At least half of the meetings I sit in on, nothing is really happening other than the swapping of stories. One on hand that’s okay because I’m like the Pecos Bill of story swapping, I simply don’t have the time for it anymore.

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Hatchet Bedrooms

Bob Borson —  September 9, 2013 — 77 Comments

What exactly is a hatchet bedroom? A good designer considers furniture placement in their designs, if not, you might get a “hatchet bedroom.”

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I killed my cellphone the other day and it has been hell the past few days without. Should I be concerned that I am so dependent on my phone? Am I so extreme as to be on the fringe or is this the direction that everyone seems to be heading? I’m really curious …. and so is my therapist.

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People go to college to learn how to learn so in those moments of self-doubt, just show up, work hard, and relax. Everything is going to be okay.

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