Custom Home Design – Inside/Outside – Part 5 – In our last blog, Custom Home Design – Part 4, we asked a number of questions about the proposed kitchen and owner’s suite. Throughout the upcoming Preliminary Design task, we often revisit these rooms as necessary since the client’s ideas often evolve once we begin discovering.
Custom Home Design – Kitchens & Baths – Part 4 – In the previous Custom Home Design blog series we discussed providing the “must have” view if available from the public space, the great room, kitchen and perhaps less important, the dining room. The owner’s suite must also be included. As soon as the home’s
Custom Home Design – View Design – is it natural or man-made? – Part 3 In Parts 1 & 2 of this Custom Home Design blog series, I wrote about the importance of the identifying the budget, a recent survey of the property and the benefit of having the customer prepare a comprehensive wish list
FGCU Students Meet Net-Zero Energy Experts — Fort Myers based Hi-Performance builder, Shawn Harvey of Greencastle Inc. and designer Dave Jenkins of Energy Smart Home Plans are almost done with the construction of a true Net-Zero home, the 711 Tavernier. These are the Net-Zero Energy Experts. The customers, Roy and Kathleen are very excited about