Architecture is about the perception of space. As we move through architectural structures, we are aware of the spaces above,…

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Where Do We Fit?

Let’s say your dream is to open a restaurant. You probably have a few questions like “where will my restaurant…

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2015 AIA-Star Tribune Home of the Month

  One of Shelter Architecture’s residential projects, “Modest Midcentury,” will be featured as a 2015 Home of the Month in…

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Shades of Gray

A big part of our job involves reading through code manuals and zoning ordinances because, let’s face it, figuring out…

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Lately, we’ve been thinking about scale.  As a design term, scale refers to the size of one part relative to…

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“Practice Makes…er, Professional”

Professional service firms are called "practices" for a reason. They are informed by a high level of understanding that comes…

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Sustainably renovated kitchen

Best of Houzz 2015

Shelter Architecture Receives Best Of Houzz 2015 Award Over 25 Million Monthly Unique Users Rated Top-Rated Home Building,  Remodeling and…

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The Designer + Client Relationship

As Shelter approaches its 10th anniversary, we are looking back at what we have learned as designers, creative thinkers, mentors…

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craft brewery

Toasting the Grand Opening for Bauhaus Brew Labs!

With four lines stretching from the bar to the patio at Bauhaus Brew Labs‘ grand opening on July 18, we knew…

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