10 Jul 2010
It’s early Saturday morning, and by early I mean 5:45 am, and I am sitting in the kitchen eating a bowl of cereal because I am trying to be a nice guy. But why am I up now and why should anyone care?
6 Jul 2010
I get to work one some really nice projects so I’ve been exposed to some tubs that look and perform great. I thought I would put some of my favorites on display here. The prices run the range so these wouldn’t all be appropriate for the same project or budget but since this is my fantasy list, I’ve included whatever I wanted to – neener neener.
1 Jul 2010
Me: Hey Internet! What’s up? You know, you and I never talk anymore even though we see each other like ALL the time. Internet: Yeah, I know what you mean, I’ve been really busy doing stuff. Me: Man…we’ve been friends a long time haven’t we? I think we first met back in the Spring of(…)
29 Jun 2010
Our office has come into possession of a bunch of old issues of The Architectural Forum magazine and I have been going back and reading through them with great pleasure. This magazine was first published in 1892 under the title of ‘The Brickbuilder’ and was last published in 1974, widely considered to be the best publication on architecture(…)
28 Jun 2010
So I wasn’t planning on writing another post on my house for a while but we had a bit of excitement on Saturday night. Around 11:15pm we get a loud knock on the door - and since we aren’t in the habit of receiving late night visitors, I was slightly concerned. As it turns out, it was some(…)
24 Jun 2010
I have been working on selecting plumbing vessels and faucet sets on one of our projects here at the office and seeing all the really great stuff that is out there just makes me salivate for the time when I can address the needs of my own bathroom. I don’t anticipate any work beginning in the near(…)
22 Jun 2010
I have been toying with the idea of creating a post that just sits there for a while and whenever I find something that stops me down and gets me to say ‘cool’, I’d stick it in that post. So this is the first one, chock-o-block full of stuff I think is kinda worth checking(…)
20 Jun 2010
Everyone needs to leave their bubble every now and again – go one town over or fly across the world to famous cities full of cigarette smokers super models and un-affordable fantastic architecture. I recently did the latter (*air punch*) and if you haven’t read the last few posts you’re lucky missing out on the type(…)
17 Jun 2010
Do architects of modern homes have a responsibility to the surrounding property owners when designing their projects? Should they? Or is it all about what they are doing, pushing the edge. Can modern houses ever be out of context and still be a good neighbor?