Category: Architecture & Design

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The Future is Flexible

Too often, designers and homeowners think of a home renovation as a finished product. In reality, the most successful renovations are those that are driven not by images or broad …

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2019 BRAG Fall Remodelers Home Tour: SUCCESS!

Another one in the (record) books. It was our pleasure to participate in this year’s BRAG Fall Remodelers Home Tour with a beautiful manufactured remodel in the Wines neighborhood. An …

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Embracing Awkwardness in Your Home

If you cringe every time you look at a space in your house, here are some tips for embracing awkwardness and making those spaces organized and efficient.

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master-planning

Are you considering a home remodeling project? Our four-phase remodeling plan is just the thing you need. Read more about the plan here.

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What’s Up with Stairs?

Stairs . . . they’re both the bane of and the reason for a designer’s existence. Almost every project we work on has at least one set of them. Staircases …

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Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

Green building isn’t just about cutting energy bills. Reducing, resusing, and recycling construction materials helps avoid waste. Read more here.

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The Design/Build Process in a Simple Diagram

Meadowlark designer Melissa Kennedy was featured in ProRemodeler Magazine. She shared an infographic explaining the design build process for remodeling

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Do You Speak Design?

By Jennifer Luce Hinesman As anyone who has been privy to an Architectural Review will tell you, design is it’s own language. Architects and designers use creative, (and sometimes downright …

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The Design-Build Process From the Designer Perspective:  Job Variables = Not Bored

By Marsie Klug Two years ago I joined the Meadowlark team, anxiously excited to be working in my field of study and learning the practical knowledge only experience teaches. I …

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Free Your Mind and Think

By Marsie Klug Ready to build a new home or remodel? Approaching a new home or remodel project with the willingness to explore different ideas and to stretch one’s understanding …

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Home Design:  Hand Sketching vs Architectural Drawing - Talk to the Hand!

Architectural Drawing vs Hand Sketching in Home Design – Talk to the Hand! Architects throughout history have been trained in drafting techniques that communicate three-dimensional ideas on a two dimensional surface, i.e., …

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