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Josh Rechkemmer

By: Josh Rechkemmer
March 16th, 2023

Many factors influence design decisions—including budget constraints, zoning regulations, site conditions, and sustainability goals. In addition to these factors, you and your architect will consider the needs of occupants and their ability to access the building with ease. 

By: Josh Rechkemmer
February 23rd, 2023

Across the country, higher education institutions are grappling with aging facilities. Between shifting enrollment numbers, changing student needs, and new modes of working and learning, 20th-century building stock is no longer meeting the demands of 21st-century institutions. 

By: Josh Rechkemmer
December 13th, 2022

The Covid-19 pandemic impacted everyone, and today many industries and institutions still feel its effects. University campuses are one place where these effects are particularly pronounced. 

By: Josh Rechkemmer
November 15th, 2022

Security is a top concern for any building owner. From federal buildings to hospitals to schools, all industries and sectors are looking for ways to protect occupants’ physical safety. An architect’s job is to guide the conversation, listen, analyze issues, and develop potential solutions. 

By: Josh Rechkemmer
September 30th, 2022

There are many expenses to track on a building project. From labor costs to legal fees, the list can feel overwhelming for even the most experienced building owner. 

By: Josh Rechkemmer
August 26th, 2022

The first phase of the architectural process is a time for researching and planning. Before design plans can take shape, your architect needs to understand your organization, your people, and their needs. 

By: Josh Rechkemmer
June 20th, 2022

Renovating your workspace is an exciting opportunity to improve productivity, enhance your culture, and plan your organization’s future. It’s a chance to create an environment where people feel excited to work.

By: Josh Rechkemmer
June 8th, 2022

The early stages of the architectural process are for research and planning. Before you can start designing, you and your architect should establish overarching project goals. One of the ways your architect can help you establish goals is by facilitating a visioning workshop. 

By: Josh Rechkemmer
April 18th, 2022

Site selection is a crucial component of any building project. The process involves analyzing your options and weighing the advantages and disadvantages of each. Whether you have a site in mind or you don’t know where to begin, an architect can help. 

By: Josh Rechkemmer
March 16th, 2022

Along with cost, schedules are often the greatest concern of anyone starting a building project. While the ideal project delivers on time, problems can occur in the design and construction process that slow a project’s timeline. Knowing how to prevent these problems is the best way to keep a project on track.