Design Tips & Trends

What is Considered Design

What is Considered Design?

The Origins of Considered Design Considered Design began as a set of guidelines developed by KGA to help streamline the process of designing production homes. We found ourselves addressing similar, if not the same, questions and challenges on a high percentage …

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Sustainable Design Trends for 2016

Sustainable Design Trends for 2016

What are the latest and greatest trends in sustainable design? Am I doing all I can to incorporate and capitalize on those trends? Whether you are a builder, architect, designer – or consumer – these are the million dollar questions.  …

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Kitchen by KGA Studio Architects

10 Design Trends for the New Home Market: Part 2

Our look at production home design trends continues this week, starting in the kitchen. (If you missed part 1 of this blog, you can read it here: 10 Design Trends for the New Home Market: Part 1) 6. Back Kitchens …

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Outdoor room

10 Design Trends for the New Home Market: Part 1

Last month I had the opportunity to share 10 of the top architecture and design trends I’ve seen so far this year at an event called “60 Design Trends in 60 Minutes”. The new homebuilding industry is constantly changing, and …

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Landscaped Outdoor space with tables and chairs

3 Things to Consider when Hiring a Landscape Contractor

Spring is finally here, and as the weather warms and the leaves unfurl, we’re all invariably faced with the landscape to-do list. Some projects are as easy as planting some colorful annuals on your front porch, while others need a …

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Heirloom Clubhouse

The Power of Color

When I was asked by the crew at KGA to pen a guest blog entry about color, I immediately thought, “YES!” Finally, the value of a professionally designed color palette is coming to light—not only for the builders, but for …

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