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A Conversation with Brian Milbury, Senior Associate

Learn more about Senior Associate Brian Milbury in this Q&A style discussion about his design journey, the best advice he has ever received, and the five things he cannot...

Q&A with Purple Cherry Architects’ Lead Interior Designers

Tell us about yourself!In short, I am a born and raised Annapolitan, Syracuse University graduate, military wife, gym owner, health food addict, Dalmatian mom, and home renovation lover. Tell...

A Conversation with Peter Guidetti, Lead Design Architect

Learn more about Lead Design Architect Peter Guidetti in this Q&A style discussion about his background, his design philosophy, and his sources of inspiration.

Hidden Gems

When you were a child, did you ever wish there was a secret room or passageway in your house? Perhaps a place where you could sneak away from your...

A Video Game Even Adults Will Love

Even if you don’t consider yourself a high-tech person, you have likely played a video game or two in your lifetime. From Pacman to Mario’s World to one of...

Inside the Project Team: Consultants

Many clients who come to an architect for a custom home are doing so for the first time. The process of conceiving a design, creating construction documents, and building...

Room with a View? Yes, Please.

In architecture, as in life, context is everything. Especially so when it comes to the relationship between a home and its views of the surrounding environment. Whether a home...

An Examination of the Humble Stair

Anyone who has ever seen Scarlett O’Hara make a dramatic entrance, sweeping down the curving stairs of an antebellum mansion, knows the dramatic impact of a staircase. Less well...

Architects Don’t Do Math

Every architect has probably had the experience of telling a new acquaintance they’re an architect, and being told, “I always wanted to be an architect, but I couldn’t handle...

Four-Legged Design Trends

For many of us, dogs are much more than pets – they’re full-fledged, four-legged, furry family members. After welcoming a dog into your life, it can be hard to...

Deciding on Siding

When designing a new home or remodeling an existing home, the decisions that often have the most visible impact are the ones made regarding exterior finishes. As custom residential...

Interior Paint Selection 101

Did you know that Purple Cherry Architects has a full-service Interior Design team?  Our Interior Design services can be utilized independently or in conjunction with our architectural design services....

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