Archives For My House

Sometimes the best laid plans don’t work out – even when you have a good reason for every decision, you just don’t get it right.

Continue Reading...

It’s only been a week but there is a lot that has happened … including a hit to the contingency fund. Twice.

Continue Reading...

A small but compacted renovation is underway at Life of an Architect World Headquarters

Continue Reading...

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

Continue Reading...

residential architects, when it comes to the design of their own home, can make for the worst of clients.

Continue Reading...

Despite the fact that it is definitely showing its age, I love my house … apparently so does someone else. Someone wants to buy it and I’m not ready to sell it.

Continue Reading...

Painted white wood ceilings

Bob Borson —  January 16, 2012 — 53 Comments

Wood ceilings and heavy timber beams painted white … sounds pretty nice doesn’t it? It brings to mind bucolic summer vacations and Vera Bradley catalogs.

Continue Reading...