Piccies of recently completed kitchen extension in Galway

We’re completing a series of kitchen extensions at the moment (wait ages and three come a long at once!). When they’re all ready I’ll do a ‘Trio of Desserts’ post showing them all similar to ‘Come Dine With Me’. Anyway, Read More …

Did you know that we can also help with landscape and garden design? #Vectorworks

We are frequently asked to create landscaping plans for planning applications (see below for typical sample): Normally we have undertaken this service in conjunction with local nurseries where we work with them in the specification of indigenous plants, trees and Read More …

New branch office in Galway

We have a bit of work on in County Galway at the moment so in order to service our Galway clients (and to get more) we’ve set up a branch office in Galway at: Level One Liosbán Business Park, Tuam Read More …

Initial Consultation Policy changed (yet again)

Again I’m having to reevaluate how to handle ‘Initial Consultations’; if you want to see how many times I’ve changed this policy type Initial Consultation into the search field of this site. So this is what I’m now doing: • Read More …

Planning Tip #8 – Preplanning

Adding onto the list or planning tips recently posted (LINK HERE to all previous); here’s an important one to include and should be done at the very beginning. I recommend this to all my clients; I have moved from whether Read More …

Now's the time to start thinking of getting an architect…(ahem)

I wrote THIS POST last January on the statistics of enquiries I receive over the year and it peaks it January. If you look at the graph people are starting to look at getting work done either for a new Read More …

Project Tear sheet update: Galway house

I’ve been busy updating the Projects section of web site; the first is the recently completed County Galway house we did Design and Planning only on: More to follow…

Before & After photos of recently completed project

Below are 2 images showing how a house can be extended and rejuvenated in what I call a ‘matching’ style. You’ll see other examples on my site of a contrasting extension but this shows what you can do if you’re Read More …

A year in review Slideshow

Hope you all had a good Christmas and a I hope you have a great 2014. Here’s a tiled mosaic/slideshow of some of the projects I’ve been working on in 2013. This is what I do – architect for: • Read More …

Friday site visit slideshow round-up

Here’s a slideshow of a few projects currently on site taken this week: