We design using cutting edge tools and technologies to create - truly - the highest quality environments for human habitation in the history of our species. It's far beyond the incorporation of high technology in components of the buildings... the buildings themselves are technologically advanced outcomes of rigorously applied building science.
Some people think about our work as being targeted at the 'Prius demographic' - which is partially accurate, because our buildings are so economical to own and operate, and many of our clients are highly committed to being as environmentally conscientious as possible. But in reality, our buildings also embody characteristics that may be equally comparable to the kind of product designed by Tesla... powerful, elegant, smart, sophisticated.
The Highest Quality
It's fundamentally about quality... designing and building the most highly intelligent and best possible products available.
Resilient and Secure
Anticipating the unexpected... designing safe places that will function fully regardless of what is happening in the outside world.
Unparalleled thermal comfort in all conditions, absolutely pristine interior air quality, interiors that are acoustical sanctuaries.
Sam has been practicing as an award winning architect for over thirty years, the majority of which of which he has also built his client's projects. This blend of experience balances the powerful artistic and theoretical interests of architecture with the pragmatic understanding of construction only available to highly experienced builders and architects. He is currently licensed to practice architecture throughout the western United States and Canada, and is also certified by the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB) which expedites registration in other states and provinces. He is the only Certified Passive House Consultant (CPHC) architect in eastern Washington and northern Idaho.