Custom Architecture Design Trends in Denver 2024
SarahA - April 9, 2024

As the vibrant city of Denver continues to evolve, so do its architectural trends. If you’re planning to build a custom home or renovate an existing one in Denver, here are the design trends to watch out for in 2024: Remember, these trends aren’t just about aesthetics; they enhance the quality of life for homeowners. ..

Trend in 2024 – Smart Homes Get Smarter
SarahA - February 14, 2024

As technology continues to advance, smart homes and intelligent architecture have become integral to the custom architectural landscape in Colorado. From automated lighting systems to integrated smart home controls, architects are leveraging cutting-edge technologies to enhance the functionality and efficiency of residential and commercial spaces. The integration of artificial intelligence and IoT (Internet of Things) ..

Why LEED?
Godden | Sudik Architects - May 21, 2021

Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, or more commonly referred to as LEED, is the most recognized and widely used green building rating system in the world. Adopted by the U.S. Green Building Council, the certification is available for almost every building type and sets the provisions for both an energy efficient and cost saving ..

Walcott Apartments
Godden | Sudik Architects - July 13, 2021

Walcott Apartments is a new 5 story wood framed apartment structure built over a 2 1/2 story concrete parking garage. The building is considered Type III construction, this means the structural components are non-combustible materials, however current code allows for the use of fire retardant treated lumber. The project consists of 122 units with Studios, ..

Innovative Multi-Family Outdoor Spaces
Godden | Sudik Architects - August 17, 2021

August 17, 2021 When we consider amenities for designing multi-family complexes, the focus lies typically with the “indoor spaces,” but what about outdoor spaces? How to make the best use of the entire site to improve the quality of life of residents? The awkward patches of grass and filthy fenced-in gravel patches they call dog ..

Passive House – The New Gold Standard of Sustainable Architecture
Godden | Sudik Architects - March 2, 2021

March 2, 2021 As a proud member of the community and built environment we strive to make every project meet the standards of modern sustainable best practices. In the United States, LEED is a common gold standard that architecture firms aim to uphold in their projects hoping to protect the natural environment and reduce impact. ..

4 Ways to Make a Healthier Home During Covid-19
Godden | Sudik Architects - November 20, 2020

December 7, 2020 Sydney Grove As we begin to lockdown for a second time here in Colorado, I think about all the ways in which we could improve our environment in our homes for better health. Staying indoors for days on end is rare for my family, as it is for Coloradans, Americans and everyone ..

How to make Architecture Conferences an Opportunity Gold Mine
Godden | Sudik Architects - November 6, 2020

November 6, 2020Chris Walla Over the course of my career I’ve had the opportunity to attend numerous conferences and professional events. Most recently, the 2019 Autodesk University Conference in Las Vegas. In addition to that, there have been AIA conferences, International Builder’s Shows, the Greenbuild Conference and Expo, modular construction conferences, high performance design workshops, ..

Residential Architecture: How to choose a Site for your next Home
Godden | Sudik Architects - November 9, 2020

November 9, 2020Eric Dillon So you’ve decided to build your dream home! This is an exciting and wonderful adventure and you will have several key decisions to make that will impact what kind of house you will have. One of the first decisions you will need to make is the site for your home. The ..

How To Remodel Your Basement Before Selling
Godden | Sudik Architects - January 22, 2020

To remain competitive in today’s housing market, homeowners often seek ways to update or upgrade their houses to make them stand out in the mix. When was the last time you gave your basement area some thought? Let’s take a look at how remodeling your basement can add value when it comes time to sell. ..