First look at the Denver Zoning Standards & Requirements Often referred to as a Carriage House, the acronym “ADU” is becoming part of the Denver residential vernacular. The abbreviation stands for “Accessory Dwelling Unit” for those who are not familiar with the term. It simply means a secondary living space or apartment that occupies a … Continued
ArcWest Architects wants to share a blog posted by the Highland Denver website earlier this week. The main discussion point of the article is to explore the question: “Is a contemporary home really the most suitable style for a neighborhood that’s charm lies in the classic older Denver bungalows, Victorian and Denver square homes?” The project highlighted in … Continued
“The Masters of Design from ArcWest have brought value to business and home by adding architectural panache to the front door.”
ArcWest Architect’s discusses with CNTV our wide rangeof professional architectural services; snapshots of a few recent building projects exemplifying our experience and skills;and background of the firm’s start and core philosophies.
Robin Adams is certified as a LEED professional.
ArcWest & Shipley Design has entered a Design-build competition sponsored by AIA Denver and Habitat for Humanity Colorado.
ArcWest is working on a multi-acre site master plan, as well as a smaller manufacturing office remodel.
Interesting article this week in the Denver Business Journal about an internet start-up company ZamRay, LLC. This business is going to fill a niche service in re-purposing leftover building materials found at the end of construction projects. The benefit is twofold: First, those materials won’t end up in the landfill – This promotes sustainable concepts … Continued
ArcWest Architects is encouraged by both the increased movement in the industry and the reports confirming other firms are experiencing the same.
Denver Post article “Recession’s silver lining: cost to build” confirms what ArcWest has shared earlier – Now is the time to build since the cost of construction is lower.
Lean is about increasing efficiency to offer greater value to a customer or client. Rick shared “We are only at the beginning of implementing lean in our (newspaper) organizations and most would benefit from a structured lean program”
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