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Get The Scoop Before Digging In

Get The Scoop Before Digging In

Love Your Landscaping: Get The Scoop Before Digging InMost homeowners know curb appeal is important. After all that’s typically the first impression that makes you fall in love with a home. When we envision landscape architecture with our clients, we’re always focused...

Reimagining “Modern Farmhouse”

Reimagining “Modern Farmhouse”

Where Styles Collide: Reimagining “Modern Farmhouse” In Steamboat Springs Brass pendant lighting, floating shelves and a pop of color on the cabinets make this kitchen feel even more open and bright. ​ TOP TRENDS IN KITCHEN DESIGN   1. COLOR & TEXTURE Rich browns...

Optimal Indoor & Outdoor Living Space

Optimal Indoor & Outdoor Living Space

Summertime in the Rocky Mountain West means even when you’re settled in at home you want to be outside enjoying scenic views and sunsets. We recently discussed how to capitalize on outdoor living spaces from an architectural perspective and now we’re diving into the...

How to Go All-In on Outdoor Living

How to Go All-In on Outdoor Living

 Many of the homeowners who hire our team at Vertical Arts have a desire to maximize their outdoor living space. Whether it be to take advantage of the scenery or to create shared family spaces, we are always up for the challenge. From Boulder to Larkspur, our...

Mid-Century Modern Revamped

Mid-Century Modern Revamped

Mid-Century Modern Revamped for Modern Family of Seven When Lori and Shan Dagli purchased their mid-century, split-level home in Bow Mar, Colorado, they knew a facelift was in order. As a blended family with two boys and three girls spanning ages 7 to 15 at the time...

A Barn Fit for Kentucky Derby Royalty

A Barn Fit for Kentucky Derby Royalty

Whether you’re a Kentucky Derby favorite like Game Winner or merely a member of the Tazi string like champion reiner, Hollywood Golden Gun, these Larkspur, Colorado ranch and equestrian facilities are fit for thoroughbred royalty. In fact, Tazi Ranch was named 2017...

Drab to Fab:  Your Condo’s True Potential

Drab to Fab: Your Condo’s True Potential

Drab to Fab: Uncovering Your Condo’s True Potential with a Remodel Steamboat’s heaps of snow are melting, temperatures are timidly warming and we’re trading in our skis and snowboards for bikes and paddleboards. It’s the time of year when homeowners turn their...

5 Contemporary Light Fixtures

5 Contemporary Light Fixtures

5 Contemporary Light Fixtures to Help Inspire Your Next Design Update Light fixtures can transform a space. From great rooms, dining areas, staircases or master baths, lighting is a cohesive part of the design plan as a whole. We’re seeing much more of a transitional...

A Rustic Residence in New Zealand

A Rustic Residence in New Zealand

This rustic residence is located at the top of a beautiful hill overlooking the beautiful Whangamata Bay. Our clients were looking for a rustic, timber frame home reminiscent of the mountains that define the rugged New Zealand landscape. VA designed a stunning estate...

Perfect Your Patio with these 4 Design Tips

Perfect Your Patio with these 4 Design Tips

With summer’s warm embrace right around the corner, at Vertical Arts, we’re extremely excited for patio season. As the weather gets warmer, so does the interest in designing a beautiful, yet functional outdoor space for all of your BBQs, holiday gatherings and fun...