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HBF 2019 Blitz Build

Last Friday, August 23rd, a crew of six KGA volunteers participated in the 9th Annual Home Builders Foundation Blitz Build. During the Blitz Build over 200 volunteers come together for 3 days to build accessible wheelchair ramps for 25 recipients …

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Back elevation of modern rustic home by KGA Studio Architects

Home Technology Guide for Custom Homes

You’ve found the perfect plot of land, designed the home you’ve always wanted, and that dream kitchen is yours. What about home technology? Everyday technology is becoming more ingrained into our lives, and the home is no different. Now more …

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The design for the new staff living quarters at the Easterseals Rocky Mountain Village Camp

New Rocky Mountain Village Easterseals Camp Living Quarters

At KGA, giving back to the community is one of our core values. Each year we donate design services to a local nonprofit in need. Our latest project is designing a 2,200 SF staff residence for the Rocky Mountain Village …

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Custom home by KGA Studio Architects

Cost of Building a Custom Home: Where Does the Money Go?

How much will it cost to build my custom home? Should be an easy question, right? Unfortunately, it isn’t. Estimating the cost of building a custom home can be tricky due to the large number of variables at play. The …

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Living Room in Paired Home

Designing Homes for the Millennial Buyer

The millennial buyer has been on everyone’s minds for some time now, and for good reason. Generally defined as those born between 1981 and 1996, according to Pew Research the millennials are projected to overtake the baby boomers as America’s …

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Brown Shingle Style home with white garage doors

Why Hire an Architect for Your Remodel?

Remodel projects can range in size and complexity from small scale DIY projects in a single room to completely overhauling your home, inside and out. Depending on the size and scope of your remodel, hiring an architect for your project …

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Landmark Loft Apartments designed by KGA Studio Architects

Apartment Renovations: Thoughtful Improvements for Newfound Profits

Not everything is about new, ground-up construction in Colorado’s apartment market. In fact, plenty of apartment owners and developers are taking older apartment buildings and making renovations that attract today’s renters. The investments are paying off by providing the opportunity …

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Join KGA at the 2019 International Builders’ Show

KGA Studio Architects is excited to be participating in a variety of education sessions and plan reviews at this year’s IBS. We hope to see you there! Building Knowledge Session: Merchandising: Is It Really a Thing? WHEN: Tuesday, February 19, …

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John Zay Guest House Expansion by KGA Studio Architects

Helping Developers and Neighborhood Groups Find Common Ground

The holidays are a time of peace and understanding.  They’re also a great season for developers and neighborhood groups to work together and discover the best design solutions for new projects that have the good of the community in mind. …

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Creative Solutions for Affordable Housing

Creative Solutions for Affordable Housing

Affordable housing is a serious dilemma in Denver, and there are no easy answers.  However, some realistic solutions are within our grasp, if public agencies and private interests are willing to collaborate and create a shift in the built environment. …

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