“Ciao e benvenuto!”
When an Italian tells you they always dreamed of getting into the Famiglia business, you probably don’t imagine they’re talking about technical drawing.
Since I was young, I’ve been enchanted by tools my building surveyor uncle and engineer great grandfather spent their careers creating – detailed drawings that tell the story of how something is built or works.
From the day I walked into technical school as a 14-year-old, through earning my Architectural degree a decade later and building my business to where it is today, that same curiosity has bubbled inside me, like a freshly-popped bottle of Prosecco!
And along the road, some wise professors and a world of experience have taught me two invaluable lessons :
The wonders of architecture are as abundant in the process of creating a home as they are in the finished project.
A client/architect relationship built on trust, openness and friendship,
is as crucial to success as quality of work.
When I help a client with a new home or living area project, key building blocks – detail, logic, professionalism and respect – are always with me.
I believe the experience should also be fun. After all, there are few more exciting adventures than creating the place you call home.
That wide-eyed boy from technical school still travels with me on every project. Poking his head around the corner of curiosity to ask,