Applying for a Building Permit in Boulder County

Building in Boulder County The process of attaining a building permit in Boulder County may seem lengthy and confusing. We believe the design…

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2019 Boulder Award

We are pleased to announce Fänas Architecture has been selected for the 2019 Boulder Awards in the category of Professional Services. This award…

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Working With Fänas Architecture: What To Expect

What to Expect You’ve collected magazine clippings, created boards on Pinterest, and watched countless hours of home design shows on television. You have…

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Why Do I Need an Architect?

Taking on the task of overseeing a home build or remodel can be extremely overwhelming. Trying to plan out the vision of the…

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Boulder Energy Codes

If you have been thinking of building a new home or remodeling in Boulder, you may have heard rumors about Boulder’s stringent building…

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Purchasing a Home in Boulder: Remodels, Additions

Purchasing a home can bring up many feelings: excitement, uncertainty, fear. It’s a strange mix of feelings, but once it’s done, you can’t…

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Architectural Fees – What To Expect?

How do architects determine their fees? This is a question we are asked frequently and on the surface, this seems like a very…

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Home Remodel Honors Environmental Intentions of Original Owners

We loved working with these clients! They were clear on their priorities and willing to explore fun ideas for incorporating these priorities into…

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Fänas Architecture Elected to Board Member: Colorado Green Building Guild

Funny how life circles back on itself. Over nine years ago, Dale Smith, owner and president of Fänas Architecture banded together with a…

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What Is A ‘Permit Set’ Of Drawings?

We often have clients ask us the difference between a “builder’s set” or permit set of drawings and full architectural construction documents. Construction…

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