Our very own Marcelo Fernandes will be part of a panel discussion and cocktail reception at the FIU Miami Beach Urban Studios event Grounded: Sustainable Architecture – Design in Harmony with Nature
How do you like the sound of sampling good, clean, fair food that’s locally sourced, and created with passion by the city’s best chefs and producers?
If so, then you don’t want to miss Miami’s 6th Annual Snail of Approval Tasting Party: The “Freshest Night Out” March 24th. Continue reading
There’s a reason why building a green home goes above and beyond the standard building codes. Every detail of the environmentally-friendly construction is analyzed and catered to—from building materials to site location. Continue reading
There are many benefits to building green. According to the U.S. Green Building Council, “LEED-certified buildings have 34 percent lower CO2 emissions, consume 25 percent less energy and 11 percent less water, and have diverted more than 80 million tons of waste from landfills.” There’s also the added bonus that most green buildings live in harmony with their surroundings, are close to urban settings and parks, and can save their owners money over time. But what goes into making… Continue reading
The importance of LEED certification and preserving the Grove
Before it was annexed by Miami in 1925, Coconut Grove was its own independent city and a metaphorical oasis for a wave of immigrants who first homesteaded the land. Since then, our beloved Coconut Grove has seen many changes and evolutions as countless people have called this area home. Continue reading
For many people, building a custom home is a major life goal. You work hard, save money, and search for a contractor or builder to help you construct the house of your dreams. Continue reading