Where would we be without Harold Phillips, from RLG? After the April visit from professionals at Corgan and RLG Consulting Engineers, we realized we needed more specific recommendations, so we reached out to Jared Bratz, who referred us to Harold Phillips. Harold is a forensics engineer who specializes in difficult cases. He was about to leave … More We LOVE…Harold Phillips and RLG
In researching 1920’s houses, we found some great pictures at the Arts & Crafts Society website! Here we see the built-in bookcase tucked under the staircase, like the one in our house! What a treasure. And take a look at ours, while it’s a far cry from it’s original splendor we can imagine what it … More Details, Details…Stairs and bookcase
We had our first round of design meetings with our aspiring designers from the Art Institute of Dallas. Here’s a look at our bonding time…
The Real Estate Council (“TREC”) is an MVP in the City of Dallas! Through this powerful group, commercial real estate professionals are connected with non-profits in Dallas who need their expertise. Through TREC, Sara Hosey, at Gensler, helped us connect with Jared Bratz and Mike McLaren, of RLG! The next week, friends at RLG were … More We LOVE…The Real Estate Council
As we looked at the columns on the front of the house, we couldn’t figure out whether this was in the original design or if it was modified. The house was built in 1920, so we used our favorite book, A Field Guide to American Houses, by Dallas’ own Virginia Savage McAlester, to do some … More Details, Details….Columns and Capitals
Ready for some color? We are! Announcing our color palette for the CCA Student Leadership House… These colors were chosen by our favorite designers Charlotte Comer and Helene Terry, both of whom are designing part of our student home.
We are so grateful to have partnered with several interior design students at the Art Institute of Dallas. Each student will be showcasing their space planning, auto cad and design skills in one area of the CCA Leadership House. The aspiring interior designers were assigned the following rooms: Desiree Louis – staircase and upper hallway and bathroom … More We LOVE…the Art Institute Interior Designers