How I Became an Architect

How I Became an Architect

I am Jorge Fontan an architect in New York and owner of Fontan Architecture. I have been blogging for a few years now on architectural issues, mostly technical or project-specific posts, to offer information to my readers. This time I would like to write a more...
Full Service Architecture Firm

Full Service Architecture Firm

There are different types of architectural firms offering a wide range of services. Some firms only do design and do not do technical work whereas some firms only do technical work and do not do much design. A full service architecture firm will do both and will work...
What is a Certificate Of Occupancy

What is a Certificate Of Occupancy

A Certificate of Occupancy is a document that describes the legal use and maximum occupancy for a building. The Certificate lists individual building uses, number of people who can occupy each space, a description of each use, and various other building details. Below...