The Cottonwood Modern house is coming along very well. Today I take a look at some of the interesting framing techniques and conditions, along with an opportunity that presented itself.

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Dating an Architect

Bob Borson —  October 1, 2012 — 163 Comments

Thinking about dating an architect based on what you’ve seen on TV? Here is some “inside” information on the character traits of almost every classically trained architect walking the planet.

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Have you ever wondered what goes on in an architects office? So exactly what does an architect do all day? read on to find out…

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Sometime in the middle of the night, an unimaginable milestone occurred.

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As an architect, I prepare drawings every day – so why is preparing drawings on your own house so terrible? There are many possibilities …

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Kate and the Fun Run

Bob Borson —  September 12, 2012 — 34 Comments

8 year old cultural prodigy Kate Borson makes an impassioned plea for help from the readers of LIfe of an Architect. If you are a fan of this site (or at least tolerate it, please read on…)

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I fully expect to have some people disagree with me today, even go so far as to unsubscribe to my site because this is the post that they finally decide that I am truly an idiot.

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