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I’ve moved in to my “new” house and there are some things that aren’t quite right. This is the equivalent of the “before” picture

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The Tools of an Architect

Bob Borson —  February 8, 2016 — 35 Comments

Architects come in all sorts of shapes and sizes and as a result, we all use different tools to get the job done. When I sit back and really think about what I absolutely need to do my job, these are the items that matter most.

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What did you miss in 2015?

Bob Borson —  December 28, 2015 — 23 Comments

The best articles on Life of an Architect from 2015 – ranging from architectural redlines and sketching, to construction drawings and architectural juries

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It’s possible that I have lost my mind by showing you this project. Not only does it date me as someone who pre-dates computers, but it also could potentially expose me to vast amounts of ridicule.

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Honor Awards

Bob Borson —  August 21, 2015 — 40 Comments

I found out that I received a 2015 Texas Society of Architects Honor Award – which is a really big deal. But rather than focus on that, I’d like to focus on something that really matters …

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There are a lot of reasons why I like being an architect, but mostly I like my job because it hardly feels like working.

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What does the typical architect’s day look like? Depends on how you define “typical”. In today’s post, you get to follow me around for a day to see what a typical day is like for this architect

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