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10 Signs That You Are Married To An Architect

How many architects does it take to change a light bulb? Well, we don’t have the silly response to that joke, but with one quick Google search you can find a lot of jokes about architecture and architects. It seems that architects get picked on for their quirky personalities and traits. However, here at Freshome, […]

What Are Architects Doing In Response To Population Growth

As this is being typed, the current world population is 7,260,873,955, according to the real time Worldometer. By the time this article is edited and published (assuming four to five days from now), the population will have approximately increased by 316,000 people! Isn’t that amazing!? According to World Population Balance, the current global population is […]

10 Things Every Architecture Student Needs to Know Now

Do buildings speak to you?  Not literally, of course, but are you always admiring the curves, shape and body of architecture, imagining what the designer was trying to convey through its shape? If so, perhaps the study of architecture is something for you to pursue. But wait— there is a lot more to studying architecture […]

10 Classic Misconceptions of Architects

When you think of an architect, what is the first thing that comes to mind? We bet it is one of these top ten classic misconceptions that we have compiled below. While every profession contains certain stereotypes (and some may be valid), architects tend to be right up there with engineers when it comes to […]

How to Decide Between Hiring an Architect or a Designer

The big question is: What’s the difference? You want a new home from top to bottom, so who do you hire— An architect? An interior designer? Or both? Few people realize that many designers have some knowledge and training in architecture, similarly, many architects have knowledge and training in design. While both these professions revolve […]

Why Going Back In Time Will Make You A Better Architect

We live in a world where it’s an understatement to say that things move fast. We desire and have even come to expect instant efficiency, if not constant entertainment. With the sheer amount of technology waiting at our fingertips at any given moment, it’s not hard to understand why when it comes to creativity, the […]

10 Signs That You Should Become an Architect

Can you juggle?  We hope so because you need to juggle a lot of things if you want to be an architect. Architects are not just designers, they are dreamers and doers. There is a unique mind inside the head of an architect that is magically able to juggle numbers, lines and angles, along with […]

10 Things You Need To Know Before Hiring An Architect

Whether your construction or design aspirations are small or large scale—getting to the middle of a project and realizing you’re lost or out of resources can be an overwhelming feeling. Many people choose to hire an architect when they know that there are limits to what they can personally provide, or they simply want to […]

Why A Mentor Will Make You A Better Architect

In a perfect world, we would all come into existence ready to leap into our purpose-driven lives and careers and make an impact solely based on instinct and raw passion. Wouldn’t it be nice if we grew up and naturally knew how to do what we love doing most—perfectly?  While it’s harmless to wonder what […]

Streamsong Resort: Florida’s Prehistoric Beauty Leads to Architectural Splendor

When escaping to Florida for vacation many go to the family-filled amusement parks and beaches that are packed with noise and stressful vibes. While others think that Florida resorts can’t be serene and off the beaten trail. If you haven’t visited a resort that brings 15 million years of prehistoric beauty to your eyes to […]

Collage of Amazing Sights at Tholos Luxury Hotel Resort, Santorini

Perched on the cliff of the famous Santorini Caldera in Greece, the Tholos Luxury Hotel Resort welcomes guests in a picturesque landscape. Part of the traditional village of Imerovigli, the hotel is relatively close to the island’s tourist attractions, while maintaining an intimate, romantic feel. Here is an inviting description from the hotel staff: “The […]

Distinct Geometry and Enthralling Caribbean Views: 100 Pond Bay Estate

Generously offering fantastic views no matter what the standpoint, the 100 Pond Bay Estate in Virgin Gorda, Caribbean, consists of six pavilions overlooking  the most spectacular beach in the British Virgin Islands. Two infinity salt-water pools define the exterior of this uncanny retreat, giving it a distinct geometric character. At one end of the property […]

Vertigo-Inducing NY Penthouse Defying a Common Lifestyle

Here is an luxurious penthouse for those of you who are fascinating by New York’s urban lifestyle. Located in the famous 860 United Nations Plaza, the apartment boasts no less than six rooms, all defined by with wall to wall windows, providing spectacular surrounding views. Currently on sale here, the penthouse offers impressive social and […]

Tropical Gardens and Spectacular Design: Thousand Waves Holiday Villa in Hawaii

Welcome to a dramatic one-acre, 11,000 square foot estate immersed in the tropical setting of Maui, Hawaii and showcasing a design inspired by the Chinese pavilions and Indonesian decor. The massive Thousand Waves holiday villa can accommodate up to sixteen people in its eight spectacular bedrooms, making it perfect for corporate getaways or large family […]

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