The team at TK Design is honored to be the recipient of the prestigious award – DISTINGUISHED SERVICE IN ARCHITECTURE by the Home Builders Association of SE Michigan!! We are also thrilled to announce that our team was awarded TWO gold awards for design by the judges of the HBA’s Design Competition – NEW HOME […]
Our team had a great time at HBA of Southeastern Michigan’s Second Annual Car Rally!
So when did Todd’s involvement with architectural design begin? In 1979, Todd and his buddy, Steve, co-designed and hand built their first fort, while Todd’s little sister, Traci, added a bit of class to the place! Todd and Steve carefully stacked and placed each log, bringing the elaborate fort to life. Who would have guessed […]
In my more than 20 years in residential architecture, I often have seen production home builders working off master plan sets. Imagine a 2,500-square-foot house with multiple structural options, framing sheets, electrical sheets, HVAC layout sheets, plumbing layout sheets, etc. The master plan may run more than 100 pages. After a client purchases a home […]
Recently I was working with a strong builder team in the Midwest to reduce cost of construction and raise margins. The approach was to leverage the vast knowledge of the trades and suppliers, applying lean design principles to their current construction documents. Read More