Remodeling of historic buildings and re-use of historic artifacts. Harrison Woodfield Architects is particularly interested in preserving valuable links to our architectural and cultural past and in the recycling of building materials where this is practical, economic or aesthetically desirable.
What is sustainable building?
In a few words, careful and responsible use of the earth’s limited resources. It means using as little energy as possible, and if possible generating power on the site – with photo-voltaic panels or geothermal heat pumps; using water wisely, perhaps collecting.
The Beauty and Charm of Details
With large projects and complex responsibilities, we do not want to lose sight of the joy of the unexpected or whimsical and artistry and beauty in smaller spaces. Each project should have its share of detail and joy. Here are some of our favorites.