Happy New Year – We’re back at work & open for business…

We hope that you all had a Happy New Year and we wish you a very prosperous 2017. Just to let you know we’re back at work and open for business. So if you’re thinking of an architectural project in Read More …

New lending rules for 1st time buyers – what it means for self-builders…

It was great to see the Central Bank relax the rules for first-time buyers of property. The lending rules (Applicable for January 1st 2017) apply to self-build mortgages as well as to the purchase of new homes and are summarised Read More …

Notification of Planning Permission on this new Co. Mayo house…

Just received Notification of Planning Permission on this new house in County Mayo: More to follow…

Co. Roscommon house design granted planning permission:

Just had notification on the grant of planning permission for this replacement new dwelling in County Roscommon. A tricky amount of Further Information requests; we provided a lot of landscaping information showing local indigenous trees plus a 3D/BIM terrain model Read More …

A big thank you for everyone who came to the @swinfordtown office opening…

A massive thank you to everyone that came to the opening drinks at our new office last week; too many to mention but you know who you are – THANK YOU! A massive, massive thanks to Rory at Conroy Furniture Read More …

Reminder: If in Swinford today, pop in for complimentary office opening bubbly

If you’re in the Swinford area today, why not pop for a free glass of bubbly to mark the opening of our new office in Swinford. Nothing too fancy; as the invite says. “Pop in. Say hello. Complimentary glass of Read More …

New Office Opening – It's not a party! Fri 2nd Oct @allthingsmayo

If you’re in the Swinford area next Friday (2nd October), why not pop for a free glass of bubbly to mark the opening of our new office in Swinford. Nothing too fancy; as the invite says. “Pop in. Say hello. Read More …

Tear-sheet on this A3 rated house added to [PROJECTS] section of website

Following on from the tiled gallery I posted last week on this new, A3 rated, one-off house recently completed; below is image & link for ‘Tear-sheet’ on the same project: This is also included in the PROJECTS section of the Read More …

Planning Tip #2: Don't build a new house. Utilise something existing

I know that you are dreaming of your lovely new house and my advice not to build goes against this but hear me out… It’s becoming apparent the Local Authorities across Ireland do not want you to build a new Read More …

I am declaring the recession to be over, feel free to join in…

As the headline says, I am declaring the recession to be over. What facts do I have to substantiate this? 1. We’ve opened a new office to handle an ever increasing client rosta. Read about the new office HERE 2. Read More …