GeneralTransportation The Future of the Space Between Buildings

The Future of the Space Between Buildings

As we move into week 7 of the Shelter-in-Place / Stay at Home Order, our need for outdoor activity, a connection with nature, and breathing in fresh air is at an all time high. Whether that means going to a park for a walk, a hike in the woods, or a walk down the street, the value of and need for open space, that can be enjoyed safely, is being felt by all people.

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General Refining My Business and Getting Back to My Roots

Refining My Business and Getting Back to My Roots

The current Covid-19 pandemic has given me time to think, to reflect. As I reflect on my business, how it came to be, and as I look to the future and where I want it to go, I realize that I’ve lost track of my roots. I’ve taken on projects that while financially successful, have come at a greater cost – projects that I’m not emotionally invested in and a few relationships that proved to be less collaborative than I would like.

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General Lessons from Brushing Teeth... with a 3 year old

Lessons from Brushing Teeth… with a 3 year old

As I sat in my daughter’s, bedroom and listened to my husband and her begin the nightly teeth brushing routine, I waited…would it be a good listening night? Or would it be a cacophony of tears, tiredness, and frustration – on both parts (okay, maybe not the tears on both parts, but definitely the frustration!)?

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HospitalityOn-Structure Amenity Roof Terrace Renovation: 6 Critical Technical Considerations

Amenity Roof Terrace Renovation: 6 Critical Technical Considerations

Having completed a number of roof terrace renovation projects, here are a few key technical issues that need to be considered and addressed early in the design project in order to confirm the viability of the project and reduce the design and construction risks. These should be tackled in parallel with the programming of your Amenity Space, as the information revealed in these will significantly impact the feasibility, viability, and quality of space possible.

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