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Smaller, Smarter Designs that Sell

Small homes with great design and functional floor plans can be built and sold for profit at attainable price points. But enticing millions of potential first-time homebuyers to make a purchase requires a new product approach. As price points decrease, design and spec level remain crucial. For many builders, the math just never seems to…

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BSB Design Recognized with Silver Award Honors

BSB Design has been awarded two Silver Award Honors in the 2018 SEBC Aurora Awards in the category Best Multifamily Housing Community – Two Story Duplexes/Quads/Townhomes. Silver winners are now finalists for the Grand Aurora Awards, announced on August 17 at their 39th annual award event in Kissimmee, FL. For more information, visit their website….

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How Technology Impacts Architecture

Our fast-paced world heavily relies on technology. It gives people the ability to get exactly what they want immediately. Information available at your fingertips is limitless. This technology has greatly changed design. Living means something different now. It means responsive. It means adaptive. It means ever-changing. When Jack Bloodgood founded BSB Design in 1966 out…

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Meet Our Tampa Team!

Since 1988, our staff in Florida has perfected the balance between design, service, and client profitability. Some new faces have joined industry veterans in our Tampa office, and the team is refocused on bringing elite design expertise to Florida builders and developers. Meet our team in Tampa! DAVID L. COPENHAVER, AIA Partner dcopenhaver@bsbdesign.com Since joining…

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Finding Success with Modern Prairie Elevations

When Midwest builders wanted to introduce an updated look to their portfolios, they found success with the clean, minimalist look of the modern prairie style. Buyers have immediately gravitated to the contemporary feel, which commonly includes low-pitched hip roofs, horizontal window elements, and earth-toned colors and accents. The result is an eye-catching elevation that feels…

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The Benefits of Multigenerational Living

A growing trend in the housing industry is multigenerational living. According to PEW research, 1 in 5 households are multigenerational. These growing numbers are reminiscent of the 1950s when multigenerational households were at 21 percent before the current day lifestyle took over. BSB Design has a solution that makes multigenerational living enjoyable for everyone under…

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Overcoming Obstacles: The Blacksburg Project

The Blacksburg project, spanning back to 2006 is in the final stages of approval. It’s taken nearly 12 years with countless revisions and staying ahead of competing design proposals to get here. Now it’s time to reflect.  We spent some time with one of the main designers on the project, Jeremy White (pictured left),…

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BSB Design Wins 2 Merit Awards

BSB Design has received 2 Awards of Merit in the Gold Nugget Awards! View all of the winners here. Awards of Merit are given to the top vote recipients in each category. The finalists for the Grand Awards will be announced on June 28 at the Gold Nugget Ceremony at the Pacific Coast Builders Conference (PCBC)…

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