Religious Building Needed

September 17th, 2014 by Andre Marquez Architects

You lead a congregation… or you are an elder… or you have just been appointed to your church/synagogue/mosque/worship building committee. Pretty daunting, right? Where do you start your construction project? In your case, you already know “what” you’re building. Your question is probably: how? Where do you start your worship center/building project? You need to […]

Commercial Building Plans

September 17th, 2014 by Andre Marquez Architects

Do you know where to start? Commercial building plans start slightly different from residential projects. Oftentimes, residential projects are built in established neighborhoods, and the site needs are minimal. In commercial projects, however, there are many additional requirements. For example, zoning laws will determine what you can or cannot build on a particular site, the […]

Looking Delicious

September 17th, 2014 by Andre Marquez Architects

“Three-quarters of consumers say going to a restaurant with family and friends is a better use of their leisure time than cooking and cleaning up.” (National Restaurant Association’s 2014 Restaurant Industry Pocket Factbook – http://ow.ly/BwUPb) Whether for business, pleasure, or convenience, eating out has become a normal part of everyday life. In the US, with […]