North facing Corten-clad volume contains primary suite and art studio flanked by covered porches - Industrial Farm Modern - Back40House - Pendleton, IN

How Does Building Geometry Affect Energy Performance, Aesthetics, and Construction Cost?

Creating a great modern home is a balancing act of seemingly endless choices. Every design decision…

Modern infill includes architectural open-riser stair with wood treads and glass railings, all-white kitchen with vaulted ceilings and south-facing glass - Modern Villa Urban Home, Old Northside, Indianapolis

Beyond Beds and Baths: The Characteristics of a Great Home

What makes a great home? Is it the number of beds or baths that a home has? Is it how big the yard is? These are some of the basic characteristics…

Project Manager/Site Supervisor (New Team Member) - Lakeside Elevation - Lakeside Modern Cottage (H-LODGE) - Unionville, Indiana, Lake Lemon

Homeowner’s Guide: Best Ways to Limit Change Orders in Modern Residential Construction

As a homeowner, it’s essential to understand how to limit Change Orders in your modern residential…

Copperwood New Modern House 1 - South Elevation - Christopher Short, Architect, Indianapolis, HAUS Architecture

7 Things You Should Know About High Performance Design + Build

Designing for efficiency is a win-win. Whether or not you believe that humans are impacting earth and global warming is actually happening, most…

Top 6 Things to Know About an Architect-Led Design Process ($1.0m-plus Modern Residential)

So you are eagerly prepared to design and build your new modern dream home. You have a special interest…

Expectations: Will I get my money out of a major renovation project?

Have you been debating building new vs. renovating your existing property; or buying a different property in an established location to renovate?

The Critical Path to Project Success – Getting Started

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