1st Place For Traditional Home Architecture

The TK Design team is proud to share that we were honored with a 1st place award (Traditional Architecture up to 4000 Sq.Ft.) by Detroit Home Magazine at the Detroit Home Design awards event on March 29th!!!!!!

1st – TK Design & Associates Inc.
The master bedroom offers a breathtaking view both day and night, and has an adjacent workout room. The master bath contains an expansive shower with two shower heads on opposite ends, and a rain-head in the center. The kitchen is open to the great room and dining area, which is also wide open to the porch. This house is important because it represents the emergence of a new American architectural style, Dollhouse™, a whimsical play on traditional form, scale, and proportion utilizing purposeful romanticism.

 
26030 Pontiac Trail South Lyon, MI 48178 248-446-1960

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Making the Case for Framing Sheets

There’s A Document Missing From Your Workflow, And It’s costing you more than you think

Over the past 30 years or so I’ve noticed that some home builders (and architects who design homes) don’t see a value in developing framing sheets for house plan sets.  Instead, the home builder will have the lumber company provide header and beam sizes with their material take-off. The reason for this is simple—cost.  It appears to be a less expensive alternative to having an architect or engineer design the structural system. Unfortunately, this is a flawed approach to cutting cost, or as my dad would say, “penny-wise and pound foolish”  Read More

 

26030 Pontiac Trail South Lyon, MI 48178 248-446-1960

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