San Luis Obispo is home to beautiful countryside, a wonderful school (go ‘Stangs!), and a vibrant, bustling downtown area. So, it is no wonder why so many people are looking to settle in this wonderful Central California community. With the influx in population, there is less and less space for or…Read More
Architectural Design San Luis Obispo
Are you interested in having a new home built from custom plans? Perhaps you have always dreamed of a custom-built home where you collaborate with an experienced architect every step of the way? Welcome to Michael Smith Architect’s architectural design blog. Here, we will discuss all matters of architectural design in San Luis Obispo. No matter how much experience you have with architectural design or planning, we are here to help you understand some very basic concepts. We will also discuss different design options and how to hire the right architect to turn your dreams into a reality. If you are ready to hire a professional architect, be sure to contact Michael Smith architect today.
Construction meetings are important! Let me tell you a story. A couple of months ago I was on a job site for a construction meeting with the contractor and our client. We were about two months into the project and the rough framing for the addition and remodel was complete. The contractor had called…Read More
My New Book I am writing a new book. Nightmare On Main Street: 10 Proven Strategies To Take The Horror Out Of Your Home Remodeling Project. I know it’s a long title. But it certainly tells you what to expect. Why write another book about home remodeling nightmares? I have been asked that mor…Read More
As a Residential Architect, I know how you feel as you are going to your first meeting. I feel the same way each time I head for my initial consultation with a potential new client. A sense of excitement, some anticipation, and a little fear. I have lofty goals for your meeting. Obviously, I w…Read More