An architect briefs a client. PHOTO | TO FILE A floor plan is a two-dimensional architectural drawing that appears alongside site plans, elevation plans, and other drawings that provide a roadmap for building a house. It shows structural elements such as walls, doors, windows, stairs as well as mechanical featuresRead More →

You have made the decision you want to make on a construction project. Whether or not this is your next home or a detached garage addition to your existing property, knowing how to study floor plans to determine if the design is right for you is an important tool toRead More →

Double living, as the name suggests, involves integrating two separate living spaces, with their own kitchens, bathrooms, etc., together on one property. While it often involves members of the same extended family in each of these living spaces, increasingly these multi-unit arrangements also involve tenants. Another important thing to noteRead More →