A record setting 116.5 million people traveled to Florida last year to spend their vacation. They spend a fortune to rent a “vacation house”, enjoy the sunshine, relax, and appreciate the weather we take for granted every day.
From the cars we drive to our “Jimmy Buffett” state of mind, it doesn’t take long to realize, Florida is different in many ways. Just like all other states, we have sunshine, storms, humidity and wind damage, but what sets us apart is the abundance of all combined elements and how they can wreak havoc on your home.
According to Wikipedia, “Sustainable architecture is architecture that seeks to minimize the negative environmental impact of buildings by efficiency and moderation in the use of materials, energy, and development space and the ecosystem at large.”
As we recently discussed the “She Shed”, we felt it necessary to discuss the infamous Man Cave as well. Options for the Man Cave are a direct result of the imagination of the owner. If you can dream it, we can design it.
We’ve all heard of the “Man Cave”, but have you discovered the, “She Shed”? Yes, there is such a thing, and it’s fantastic. We’ve all heard of man caves and bachelor pads, but this year could very well be the year of the she shed. We literally get phone calls every week from women inquiring about these creative little spaces.
More than ever, homeowners and builders are building energy efficient homes. Products and services range from the hundred dollar range to the hundred-thousand dollar range, so before stroking a check for unnecessary services, we’ll explain the top three items that provide the most bang for the buck.