Author Archives: Wolfgang

About Wolfgang

I love to design residential homes, and for that matter, any building. Creating a structure, putting the thoughts on paper, generate a construction drawing any builder can work from, following the building process and seeing the finished physical product - that excites me over and over again. I did project work and site management for all sizes of industrial manufacturing plants, working with people of all backgrounds and languages in Europe, Africa and Asia. Now I am downsizing, working as a solo entrepreneur in an active resort community in western North Carolina, designing easy living homes for customers looking forward to their later years in life. See their many testimonials how they like my work.

Any thoughts on Downsizing?

Downsizing is the way to go. This is by no means living without comfort. Downsize and upgrade for later years in life. Continue reading

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Kitchen Work Triangle

The work triangle in the modern kitchen has been challenged by high technology equipment and change of lifestyle. Continue reading

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His and Her Bathroom – The Best of Both Worlds

His and Hers private bath room is the ultimate of comfort at home today. Continue reading

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Is a Vacation Home fit for Retirement Living?

Remodeling a vacation home to make it fit as a retirement home is often problematic. Seek expert advice before starting piecemeal work and spend money. Continue reading

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Do You Buy a Car by the Pound ? (Part 2)

The fee you pay the professional home designer is easily saved by cost overruns which no doubt will occur later by misunderstanding, wrong assumptions and information relayed incorrectly. This happens to the best of people with the best intentions. A work drawing, understood and agreed by everybody, represents a document which is clear to everybody. Continue reading

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Do You Buy a Car by the Pound? (Part1)

To calculate and compare the cost of homes relating to the square footage can lead to big dissapointments. The “finish” of a home can make the big difference. Continue reading

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