How best to balance work costs with energy gain? CP Architects recommend taking a pragmatic, step-by-step approach
Adapting domestic spaces to suit changing professional and lifestyle needs
Matt and Warren of CP Architects are re-modelling their own premises to create a convenient post-pandemic workspace
The world of work has changed dramatically as a consequence of Covid-19. Many commuters have discovered the benefits of being based at home
‘I may be going out on a limb here,’ says Warren Hagues. ‘But I think we’re the only discipline in the building industry that works holistically. Other consultants tend to focus on their own specialism.
Chartered Practice Architects: The Garden Commute – Creating a dedicated home workspace
Delivering bespoke solutions for every client While I’m talking to architects Warren Hagues and Matt Hedges, the snow is falling on Askew Road. Naturally, the weather is the first topic of conversation. ‘It’s a good reminder that proper insulation is so important,’ smiles Warren.
Warren Hagues Architect Warren Hagues recommends striking a balance between storage space and living areas When you are planning significant home extension and refurbishment work, careful consideration should always be given to the most efficient ways in which to create storage space without it affecting how you live. It’s particularly…
Warren Hagues Architect Warren Hagues discusses the importance of designing homes that work now and in the future When designing new housing it’s important to keep in mind the ‘Lifetime Homes Standard’. Put simply, this is a set of 16 key criteria that provide a practical model for making homes…
Interior architecture forms a large portion of our design remit, especially when it comes to private residential projects While the external appearance of a project is an important consideration during the design process, it is the way in which the users of the building interact with the interior space that…