Construction and design of a home can be very complex. Even more, the items that tend cause pain points during a project sometimes don't include the actual construction. The are the pre-planning procedures that ultimately set up the project for success or failure. Here are a couple items to keep in mind when planning your next project.
Tiny Homes – What is an ADU???
Over the last few years there has been increased interest for minimalist forms of living, moving many towards a smaller and compact home design. Which brings us to tiny homes, if you have been on Youtube chances are you have come across a Tiny Home video, possibly something DIY or made from a shipping container.
Sustainability Energy Code 2020: Building Envelope
These code provisions will significantly improve building performance during the life cycle and also increase coordination efforts during design and construction. Which is why they should be reviewed prior to any design and construction as to avoid unforeseen issues during construction.
Sustainability: California Energy Code 2020 – Mechanical
In this series of upcoming articles we will be taking a look the major updates to the Energy code going into effect 2020 and how they can impact your future projects.
3 Reasons to Build and ADU
Find out my take on the top reasons to building another Rental Unit
ADU Densification, A Solution to the California Housing Crisis
If you have looked for an apartment or home rental in a large city such as Los Angeles, you have probably run into the issue of having to either search for an undetermined amount of time to find a good place or look move the outskirts for something more within your price range. Fortunately through … Continue reading ADU Densification, A Solution to the California Housing Crisis