Spotlight on Energy Diagnostics

Studio21 Architects often collaborates with other businesses and one of these businesses is Energy Diagnostics Inc, located in Valparaiso, Indiana.  They are what’s known as energy raters, a company that analyzes and predicts the energy use of a building and …

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Pete and Mac’s Opens First Illinois Location

On June 22, members of the Studio21 Architects team attended the Grand Opening of Pete & Mac’s Pet Resort in Palatine.  The family owned business is a high-end resort that provides overnight lodging, daily daycare, as well as grooming and …

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Notre Dame Cathedral Fire: Finding Hope

Regardless of your religion, the burning of the Notre Dame Cathedral was devastating for so many of us. I had come home for lunch, turned on the TV, and saw this happen live. It was hard to believe because that …

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Why Good Photography of Design Projects Matter

Choosing the photos to put on the walls of our new office got me thinking about project photography and why good photography of the completed project matters. Usually, when a design project finishes up, the construction and any landscaping are …

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Open House

Studio21 Architects held its Open House on April 11th and 12th. It was an excellent opportunity to share our new office and studio with our clients, friends, family, and community. Approximately 70 people joined us to celebrate our move to …

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Bright Ideas

By: David K. Warfel LIGHTING DESIGN davidkwarfel.com david@davidkwarfel.com 217.202.8280 Light is in the news more often lately than since Edison delivered the first reliable incandescent bulb over one hundred years ago. If you have tried to buy a light bulb …

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