Architectural Design

by Gilday Renovations

Renovating Older Homes, What You Should Know

by Jennifer Sergent

According to the most recent housing profile by the Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Census in 2013, the median age of homes in this region is 34 years. And prior to that, nearly 300,000 homes in this area were built in the...

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The Mind of a Designer, Part II

by Jennifer Sergent

In this second installment of our quest to find out what makes an interior designer tick, we’ve approached the top winners for residential interior design in this year’s awards from the Washington Metro Chapter of the American Society of Interior...

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The Architect In Design Build Part Two

Classy Cleveland Park Victorian In the previous post (The Architect In Design Build Remodeling) we took a peek at architect Dan Morales' process as he prepared to design a family room addition for an 1895 Victorian in the Cleveland Park neighborhood...

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The Architect In Design Build Remodeling

Just as an actor studies all aspects of a character in preparation for the role, an architect studies the character of a home he is about to renovate.  For an architect working in the context of residential design build firm, this study is at the core...

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Interior Renovation: The Un-Addition

Interior Renovation = Better Space Planning Sometimes people think they don't have enough room in their house. They need a larger kitchen.  They want a real master bath--and a lot of the time they are right.  There is certainly not enough room if the...

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