Tag Archives: Green Renovation

Solar Case Study: Single Family House

In honor of Earth Day today we hope to provide you with an informative post regarding Solar in Residential use.  Happy Earth Day Y’all! Solar Case Study: Single Family House by John Vesel Austin TX, 6.75kW Photovoltaic Array installed January … Continue reading

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Custom Home Receives 5-star Rating from Austin Energy Green Building

We’re proud to announce that our Avenue D Residence has received a 5-star Rating from Austin Energy Green Building, the oldest green rating program in the country! Only 5% of all AEGB-rated residential projects (and an even smaller percentage of renovation / … Continue reading

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Hyde Park Residence Photos

Check out these updated photos on our website of our Hyde Park Residence, a green renovation and addition here in Central Austin. We’re currently still wrapping up landscaping but our client was excited to move in last week! Avenue D … Continue reading

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“No that tree is my sister!” – The Life of a House

The story goes something like this:  At one of our construction sites for a historic renovation and addition two siblings came to the site.  They told one of the construction workers on the site that they came to see their trees that … Continue reading

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Demo Starts on Hyde Park Residence

Construction on CRA’s extensive remodel and addition to a historic 1930’s Hyde Park residence began last week in Austin, Texas.  The interior primarily consisted of ship lap pine with some of the original wall paper maintained below the thin gyp … Continue reading

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Things to Consider when Looking for Land to Build On: Part II – McMansion , FAR and Impervious Coverages

This is the second installment in our blog posts about things to consider when purchasing a residential lot for construction. The first installment discussed City of Austin Setback Requirements. This installment will look at the City’s Sub-Chapter F ordinance known … Continue reading

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Hear Clark | Richardson on ATXArchitects Podcast

April Clark and Ed Richardson had the pleasure of being a guest on Mickey Peavler’s ATX Architects podcast series that aired today.  The interview has topics ranging from what its like to work with an architect, sustainability, architecture schools and … Continue reading

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