Trends in Architecture: Modern Modular

Last week, we shared a bit about the buzz surrounding sustainable architecture. This week, we’ll look at the concept of modular architecture, in which individual pieces are brought together in a way that allows individual components to be replaced as they experience wear and tear. It also generally takes on a sleek, modern aesthetic, as clean lines are necessary to allow the components to be as flexible as possible in both form and function.
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The Buzz About Sustainable Architecture

With the advances in science proving that humans (and their projects) have a major impact on the environment, we’ve become a more eco-conscious society. That value has made its appearance in almost every facet of our lives, from sustainable clothing to creating a better agriculture system. Of course, it has also influenced the way that we see architecture.
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Communicating with Your Architect

When it comes to designing your dream, communication is the key element. For someone not involved in the architecture profession, that can certainly feel overwhelming. After all, aren’t architects the experts who should be guiding you? The short answer is, “No.” Architects, like the ones at Vanman Architects and Builders, want to design YOUR building, within YOUR budget. Letting them know exactly what you expect and when is the only way that fair compromises can be made.
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