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The Architecture of 30A

The Archiscapes team has been blessed this year to design some amazing new homes. One of my favorites is a gorgeous coastal house …

Fun Websites

I’ve written about Houzz and Pinterest and how these websites are changing how our clients prepare for creating a new home. But …

Modern Fireplaces

 When it comes to architectural products and design ideas, my husband’s favorite elements of all time are probably fire (or, honestly, anything that …

Countertop Ideas

When it comes to countertops, it is hard to narrow things down. Granite, Slate, Stone, Wood, Tile, etc… and then you have a range …

Cool Storage Ideas

Storage… You can never have enough. Whether we are talking about a vacation home or where you live year round, it seems like you can …

Bathrooms!

Everyone loves a nice bathroom – peace, relaxation, solitude… Who doesn’t want a few minutes to themselves to sink into a deep …

Kitchen color trends

When it comes to the kitchen, the pressure is on. Let’s face it – you probably spend more time in the kitchen …

Random new products

Pretty much every week we get a new architectural magazine in the mail filled with ads on some of the coolest new …

Paint Colors and 2016 Trends

Sherwin Williams just sent out their 2016 color trends list. It’s always a good idea to look at color trends. While you …

Victorian Home Inspiration

It never ceases to amaze me how the crew here at the office can turn out so many awesome designs. Our latest …

What to put on the walls?

So you’ve got your floor plans, you’ve got your elevations, you’ve possibly even figured out where to put the couch and T.V…. …

A special Mother’s Day

Last winter, our family went through the worst crisis of our lives when Chris’ mum suffered a heart attack just before Christmas. …

Secret Gardens

This morning was the first time in weeks that the bay has been dead calm so I grabbed my Yolo board and …

Master Planning a Community

People often think that an architect’s job is reserved solely for designing new residential and commercial structures. In fact, a good portion …

Architectural Symmetry

We have clients that LOVE symmetry and clients that hate it. It’s amazing how strongly people often feel about the need to …

Outdoor spaces

Your home’s outdoor spaces are just as important as the indoor areas. Unfortunately, all too often, the backyard is left till the …

modern architecture

The Archiscapes team loves the chance to design all kinds of styles of homes, but modern holds a special place in our …

Shingle Style

Shingle Style homes are a rarity these days. Created out of the mixing of English Tudor and American Colonialism, Shingle style homes …