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Why Hiring Pros In this Order Is Crucial To Your Renovation Success

Renovating is overwhelming. If you’re a homeowner thinking of doing a renovation, you may have no idea where to start. You have so many decisions to make about what changes you want to make, what your budget is, and how to get started once you do decide! I don’t want …

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Leah’s Interview on the Business of Architecture Podcast

Both clients and architects often ask me how I came up with the idea for Graphite and how I’ve gotten the business to where it is thus far. And I just did an interview on the Business of Architecture podcast with Enoch Sears talking about just that, and I’m excited to share …

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Top 5 Interior Improvements To Sell Your Home Fast

In the last article [7 exterior upgrades for a home on the market – Q&As] architects, Leah [CEO, Graphite] and Rushika [Principal, Holos A+D] answered questions and talked all about exterior improvements. So let’s assume your curb appealing updates have drawn a potential buyer inside your home…now you want to …

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7 Exterior Upgrades For A Home On The Market – Q&As

Two architects shed light on some of the most requested topics in the home design industry today through an article series of Q&As! Here is the first of four articles about how to boost your home value before selling. They answer common questions about exterior upgrades to a home on …

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What Do Architects Do?

Architects are considered professionals, similar to doctors and lawyers, and go through similar amounts of education, experience, and examination to earn their title and license to practice. Officially, the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB) defines an architect as: “Licensed professionals trained in the art and science of the …

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