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Architectural design is about creating an environment infused with vitality, flow, balance, color, and utility.

The Healing Home offers a wide, comprehensive set of Architectural and Interior Design Skills,
and we love smaller projects!

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Architectural Design

Concise, Cutting Edge, Creative Solutions
for your Home Design Needs

  • New Homes
  • Additions
  • Remodeling
  • Historic and Period Restorations
  • Accessory Dwelling Units
  • Plans and Specification for Permitting
  • Permit Coordination
  • Engineering Coordination
  • Full CAD and Rendering Resources
  • Consultations

Interior Design

Traditionally-minded Design
with Contemporary Style

  • Cabinetry and Woodworking Specifications
  • Tile and Stone
  • Doors and Moldings
  • Hardware
  • Lighting Design and Fixture Specification
  • Color Schemes
  • Wallcoverings
  • Carpeting
  • Move-in Furnishings Layout including Art Hanging
  • Art Buying Support

Practical, Creative Solutions

  • We listen to what works and doesn’t work in your space
  • We establish your needs and create your “Wish List”
  • We observe the existing home’s configuration and energy signature
  • The ideas evolve – often arriving during the first meeting or soon after

Bring your Wish List to Life

  • We sketch simple drawings and imagery of what the home could be
  • We collaborate to bring the creative process into focus
  • Form, color, and texture fall into place as the concept evolves
  • We draft detailed plans to refine the concept
  • Move on to CAD files for precision tuning, sharing and bidding
  • Getting the plan right means it fits you and your budget

Get the Job Done

  • Research/review zoning, building code, energy code compliance
  • Coordinate Engineering
  • Deliver preliminary plans to the city or county offices for review
  • File permit applications
  • Request bids from qualified local builders
  • Review the bids carefully to choose the right company for the job
  • Make it real, START BUILDING!

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Home as Sanctuary = Health and Well-Being

Why the ‘healing’ home?

We have created tremendous imbalance on the material/physical level of our planetary story. Consumer madness fuels an undue taking of resources from the body of Earth/Gaia and has

Creating Sanctuary

"Sister, can you give me shelter from the storm?”    – Bob Dylan Sanctuary and shelter are more important than ever. Modern-day lament: a friend said to me, “THEY