Earth is the new client

Habitus Living

In one corner of the room, Finn Juhl’s 1940 Pelican Chair in a deep charcoal navy rests under a poster designed by King that reads “Earth the new client”. “It’s It’s imperative now, that every design job is seen as both the client’s problem and the Earth’s problem in one.

Tips For Designing A Grand Home Office For Your Elite Clients

The Architecture Designs

Fitting a desk and chair in a tight corner of a room doesn’t create an ideal working environment, especially if your client runs a big business or wants to hold meetings. Here are some exclusive tips to help you design the best home office for your elite clients.

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Continuing Education: Architecture Firms, Clients, and Climate

Architectural Record

How to talk to clients about ambitious environmental targets and get their buy-in

How can interior designers get clients from Instagram

DesignRulz

Ordering a design project, the client reasonably feels fear: it is necessary to pay now, but the result he will receive in a few months, and not the fact that it will be positive. The potential client always looks for a solution to his problem.

vinyl flooring experts beauflor co-creates bespoke designs for clients

designboom

The post vinyl flooring experts beauflor co-creates bespoke designs for clients appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine. beauflor's in-house design team 'think alongside you' in co-creating bespoke flooring designs.

Spec buildings have increasingly become the answer to commercial clients' pandemic growing pains

Archinect

” Biomedical clients are among the most popular movers of the building trend, propelled by demand imbalances for lab space.

How Can Interior Designers Find New Clients With The Help Of SEO?

DesignRulz

If you don’t take care of optimization, your clients won’t see the resource in the search results and won’t be able to make an order. The Significance of the Source Code Optimization Your clients don’t see this part of the site, but it is still very important.

Dear Client,

The Aspiring Architect

Dear Client, I have just one friendly piece of advice I’d like to offer to you. Please check out more blogs on the topic of “advice for clients” in the links below: Marica McKeel – Studio MM (@ArchitectMM). Advice for ALL Clients. advice to clients. ArchiTalks: Advice for Clients. advice for clients. Advice for Clients. Questions to Ask an Architect in an Interview: Advice for Clients. Advice for Clients.

Where modular housing meets digital client processes, new job opportunities emerge for architects

Archinect

In a 2021 feature titled For Affordable Housing, The Revolution Will Be Modularized , we explored one architect’s vision for an industrial-scale solution to the affordable housing crisis; one which centered on shipping-container-sized modules configured as various combinations of housing options.

A House Made From Board Formed Concrete Was Requested By This Architect's Clients

Contemporist

Design

Managing Your Client’s Happiness

EntreArchitect

One of the keys to success for small firm architects is client satisfaction. Keep the client happy throughout the project and that happy client will lead you to more happy clients. Our clients don’t like surprises.

Ukrainian studios "need support from international clients now" to survive war

Deezen

We need support from international clients now," said Alexey Gulesha, co-owner of interior design studio Sivak+Partners. "I With work at home in short supply and huge uncertainty over when it will resume, several studios told Dezeen they are crying out for commissions from foreign clients.

The idea that clients in the Middle East seek ornamented interiors is outdated, say local designers

Deezen

Meshary AINassar, design director and founder of Studio Meshary AlNassar agrees: "The misconception that clients in the Middle East seek the gilded and ornamented Versailles interiors is outdated.".

Tribute: Dr. Paul Farmer (1959-2022), MASS Design Group’s First Client

Architectural Record

MASS Design Group worked with Dr. Farmer, a global public heath advocate and a founder of Partners In Health, in his fight for quality healthcare as a basic human right

Over-Delivering on Client Expectations

EntreArchitect

We recently recommended one of our consultants to a client. Our client was happy and we were looking good. The client needed the report to move to the next phase and the consultant lead the client (and us) to believe that they would deliver the report promptly. Our client was NOT happy. I called the client and assured him that the report would be waiting in his inbox shortly. Day three; no report and again, a promise… and a fuming client.

How I Work Remotely with Clients

30X40 Design Workshop

Sharing my process for how I work remotely with clients. Because social distancing protocols have forced us all into new working environments, I thought now would be the perfect time to share how I make, present and catalog all the revisions every design project requires from a distance.

Winning a Dezeen Award "helped to attract clients at a global level" say winners

Deezen

Winning has certainly improved our name recognition, helping us to attract new clients and, very importantly, new talent for our team," said a studio that won civic and cultural interior of the year.

How to Add your Architecture or Interior Design Firm to Google to Attract more Clients

Architecture Chat

It builds a targeted visibility on Google and attracts more clients to help you get an architecture project online. It gives potential clients all the necessary details about your studio and helps to promote your work. You can request reviews from your previous clients 12.

Entrepreneur Architect Academy 010 | Eight Steps to a Happy Client

EntreArchitect

” When one of my residential architecture clients finally reaches out and calls Fivecat Studio , these are some of the thoughts they may start with. Most of our clients are first time builders. You’re in the Client Happiness Business. Your goal is a happy client.

How To Find Your First Architecture Client

EntreArchitect

I have no portfolio of my own to show clients. I’ve shared articles on how much it may cost to start your own firm and how Annmarie and I launched Fivecat Studio with no clients and very little money. How did YOU find your first client?

Smallworks – Moody Little Bungalow | Single-level Laneway House

Westeck News

Welcome to Westeck’s Client Spotlight! Our Client Spotlight explores the latest projects from Custom Home Builders, Architects, Designers and Renovation Specialists. We designed the home this way at the behest of our clients, who deserve a lot of credit in the design of the home.

Clients…by Michael Bierut of Pentagram

EntreArchitect

swissmiss, Michael discusses his take on clients; the good, the bad and the ugly. The post Clients…by Michael Bierut of Pentagram appeared first on EntreArchitect // Small Firm Entrepreneur Architects. Blogs Clients Video Design lecturesA blogging friend, Katie Hutchison , sent me a link to a recent talk by Michael Bierut , a partner at Pentagram. Part of the CreativeMornings lecture series organized by Tina Roth Eisenberg a.k.a

Launch a Blog and Convert More Clients

EntreArchitect

Having established a strong brand in the region and serving our clients with exceptional service, our boards are full. Through the website alone and by using more traditional methods of marketing an architecture firm, such as word-of-mouth and repeat clients, our pipeline is full. The post Launch a Blog and Convert More Clients appeared first on EntreArchitect // Small Firm Entrepreneur Architects.

5 Steps To Turn Your Clients Into Raving Fans

EntreArchitect

From the point of view of our clients, great architecture is where we start. So, yes, great design is important, but it’s not what’s going to keep our clients happy? The first step, before you ever put your pen to sketch paper, is to know what your client is looking for.

Averra Developments – Mount Pleasant Modern | Single Family Home

Westeck News

Welcome to Westeck’s Client Spotlight! Our Client Spotlight explores the latest projects from Custom Home Builders, Architects, Designers and Renovation Specialists. Client Spotlight Averra Developments client spotlight

Recruit Your Clients to Help you Better Serve your Clients

EntreArchitect

How can we recruit OUR clients to help us serve them better? The post Recruit Your Clients to Help you Better Serve your Clients appeared first on EntreArchitect // Small Firm Entrepreneur Architects. Starbucks Coffee Co. has built a website dedicated to the interaction with their customers. It’s called My Starbucks Idea. Have an idea that will improve the Starbucks customer experience? Drop them a line at their website.

THE WRIGHT WAY

Landscape Architecture Magazine

The clients, old and new, also played an important role. Bayer in turn cites his own “client that didn’t stint” for the contributions in bringing back to life “what is probably the most intensely considered landscape to come out of Wright’s office. BY JOANN GRECO.

How do your clients find YOU?

EntreArchitect

At the end of an interview with a prospective client, I ask them to complete a short questionnaire. ” I track this information and have found that most of our clients start their search for an architect at Google. Although, many of our projects are referred by happy clients, without a doubt, the majority of our prospects find Fivecat Studio on the Internet. How do your clients find YOU? The post How do your clients find YOU?

ROLL, TIDE

Landscape Architecture Magazine

BY JARED BREY. Gulf State Park in Alabama is one of the largest public projects to be funded through the Deepwater Horizon settlement. Many more are coming. FROM THE JANUARY 2022 ISSUE OF LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE MAGAZINE.

A PARK WITH A HEART OF GOLD

Landscape Architecture Magazine

CITIES ENVIRONMENT ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE HEALTHY COMMUNITIES NOW PARKS PEOPLE PLANNING RECREATION THE CLIENT Baltimore Byoung-Suk Kweon community development Druid Heights Druid Heights Community Development Coporation Gold Street Park Kim O’Connell landscape architecture students pro bono

Are you using social media to attract clients?

EntreArchitect

We’ve been discussing fee structures, branding, client acquisition, firm naming, business plans and startups. Are you actively using social media platforms such as Linkedin, facebook, Twitter or YouTube to promote your business, make connections, influence people or attract clients? The post Are you using social media to attract clients? The Entrepreneur Architect Linkedin Group has been very active lately.

3 Key Strategies for Success as a Small Firm Architect

EntreArchitect

Then find one thing that clients need and become the very best at that one thing. Missing deadlines or, even worse, not managing the expectations of your client could destroy a working relationship in one meeting. Patience, Promises and the Power of Being Centered.

Just Draw it Up

Life of an Architect

Cheers, Architects Graphics Observations Residential clients Construction Process drafting drawingThere is a request that I receive a few times a week that I thought I would finally talk about in an effort to shed some light on a fairly taboo subject. Those requests typically start off something like this: “I have already designed my house but since I am not an architect, I don’t know how to create the technical drawings I would need to give to a contractor.

IT 81

A Critical Project Management Step Every Architect Should Experience

EntreArchitect

We all work to empathize with our clients. As architects, we try to reduce the overwhelm and stress that our clients experience during a construction project. A few times in our own careers, Annmarie and I have experienced the emotions of our clients first hand.

Unforeseen Horror Stories

EntreArchitect

The mindset of our client matters throughout the project. We remind our clients that we are experienced in managing these situations and with proper planning, the pain will be reduced to a simple “hiccup”… and everyone will be left smiling at the end of a project.

The HGTV Effect

EntreArchitect

When prospective clients start dreaming of how they will transform their own home, they flip on the TV and watch every DIY and designer show they can find. It’s our job as small firm architects to “re-educate” these potential clients and expose them to architecture in the real world.

Construction Administration is NOT an Option

EntreArchitect

Here is a recent comment from the group; “I need to get better at selling my clients on construction administration. I had a recent client back out on (the service) because my drawings were essentially too well done.

The Inevitable Priority Shift

EntreArchitect

Every residential architecture project starts months, maybe even years before a client ever approaches an architect. Our potential clients have saved their money and prepared a budget. On the day that a potential client contacts you, the clock starts ticking.

The Kitchen Design Process | Life of an Architect

Life of an Architect

I’ve found that over the years, I work best when working with my loved ones, that I treat them as an actual client, and I am their design professional. ” I’ll admit that there are times when I will pull out the “trust me” card but for the most part, my wife is the client on this process and what she says ultimately goes. about me Lets Work Together Frequently Asked Questions Do you want to be an Architect?

Do You Over-Deliver?

EntreArchitect

We recently recommended one of our consultants to a client. Our client was happy and we were looking good. The client needed the report to move to the next phase and the consultant lead the client (and us) to believe that they would deliver the report promptly. Our client was NOT happy. I called the client and assured him that the report would be waiting in his inbox shortly. Day three; no report and again, a promise… and a fuming client.