Potter Highlands | Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU)

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ArcWest has been designing a variety of Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs) in several of Denver’s historic neighborhoods. ADUs are detached accessory dwelling units such as a guest house that are detached from the primary residence and contain provisions for sleeping, cooking, and sanitation. Homeowners in Denver’s Highlands neighborhood recently hired ArcWest looking to add an Accessory Dwelling Unit to … Continued

Harkness Heights | Second Story Addition

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The new homeowners of a property updated and renovated in 2014 by ArcWest Architects and Vertical Partners of Colorado recently returned to ArcWest for additional architectural design. The home is featured prominently on a corner lot in a quickly developing neighborhood and the owners wanted to further expand the home as well as give it a more modern, … Continued

Highlands | Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU)

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ArcWest Architects continues to receive inquiries about Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs) as there is an apparent increase in popularity in Denver and the surrounding metro area. Wondering what the trend is all about? Many people look at an ADU as an option to provide additional income as a full time rental, or intermittently thru VRBO or … Continued

ArcWest Project | 2016 Mayor’s Design Award

N Grove Street Renovation 2016 Mayors Design Award

ArcWest Architects is proud to share that partner, Kevin Anderson, received a 2016 Mayor’s Design Award, in the category “This is Home” for the renovation of a NW Denver/West Highlands bungalow on North Grove street. This craftsman bungalow in the Highland neighborhood brought back to life a structure that might have been demolished due to mold … Continued

Moto-Rado | Commercial Renovation

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Moto-Rado Consignment Sales located at 5609 West 6th Ave, in Lakewood will soon be moving into their hip new location.  The commercial renovation and architectural design for the renovated space will provide plenty of interior space to display their large inventory of motorcycles for sale.  The new space incorporates large overhead doors and a signage marquee to … Continued

715 Club in Five Points | Interior Renovation

Commercial Renovation, Bar, Architecture by ArcWest, Denver Architect

ArcWest Architects is pleased to share that the interior renovation and build out of the historic 715 Club in Five Points is under way.  The owner’s goal is to maintain the spirit and feel of the landmark club, with an updated, modernized open space. Check out how they have revitalized the old sign – Awesome! There … Continued

New Residential Project

ArcWest Architects has been working on the design for a new single family home proposed in the Bow Mar neighborhood.  ArcWest recently presented the Schematic Design and Landscape Plans to the (ACC) Architectural Control Committee and received approval for the project.  Next steps include kicking off the structural engineering, interior design development for materials & finishes … Continued

ArcWest Project | 2015 Mayor’s Design Award

Adaptive Reuse, commercial redvelopment

Under the category of “Back to the Future”, ArcWest Architects partner Kevin Anderson received the 2015 Mayor’s Design Award for our redevelopment and adaptive reuse of an older single family home for the new office of Bradford Real Estate.  The “Back to the Future” category description: “These projects involve the preservation and adaptive reuse of historic … Continued

RiNo | New Mixed Use Building

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ArcWest Architects is excited to share our proposed design for a new mixed use, multi-story commercial building project at 2706 Larimer Street. The footprint and each floor of the building are roughly 3,000 sf gross. The main street level is planned to be a new restaurant, American Bonded.   Restaurant seating is planned with open air views from the bar. … Continued

Residential Design | Historic District

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Residential Design for the Potter Highlands Historic Neighborhood Denver Architects, ArcWest Architects, Residential Design for a modern home in the Potter Highlands Historic Neighborhood is taking form.  The owner’s directive during the design process was a departure from their current home.  “No gables” we were told.  This provided ArcWest Partner, Kevin Anderson, with the challenge of developing a design that … Continued