Where Does Design Inspiration Come From?

For that last ounce of inspiration: Architecture is a team sport When you are an architect who works on designing custom homes, you are continually looking for inspiration to inform the design. You have to be inspired to create one …

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We’ve Moved

2e Architects has a new office.  We’ve moved to Timonium, Maryland to provide a more centrally located office for our clients. Our new address is: 9515 Deereco Road Suite 907 Timonium, Maryland 21093 Selecting the right commercial space for me …

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Personality Matters When Selecting an Architect

A chance comment recently helped me realize that personality really does matter for a good working relationship between architect and client. Successful architects with happy clients have the personality traits of: asking good questions, being passionate about design, and interested …

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An Exercise Routine for Architects

Running, swimming, and cycling work for most people, but I’ve found as an Architect, I need both a brain and a body workout. True, an architect is not a weightlifter or a gymnast. There are no medals given out in …

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Foundations of Home and Team

Jonathan and Valerie’s home is the only one I’ve ever designed that went through the rigorous test of both hurricane and earthquake during construction.   While their Cockeysville, MD home was being renovated, it was in the path of a hurricane …

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