Siting Your Project in the Landscape

This is a small project with a big impact on the way the homeowners use their backyard. Poorly draining soil surrounding the house was inhospitable to plant growth and the result was a house that did not fully take advantage of this potentially beautiful space. Chace Architecture was tasked with adding a dining room that was open to the living room and kitchen of the main house, and which provided access to a deck and the yard beyond. We took… Read More

Planning a Project for Next Year? Start Planning Now!

Do you dream of having the whole family over for Thanksgiving dinner in the new addition next year? You better start planning now! As the days grow shorter, the kids, return to school and there is the autumn crispness in… Read More

Newton Floor Area Ratio

Planning a project in Newton, Massachusetts? You probably have questions about the City of Newton Floor Area Ratio. What you need to know about the City of Newton Floor Area Ratio (FAR) Before planning a renovation, addition, or new construction… Read More

New Interior Design Photographs from the Newton Tudor

With the interior design complete at the Newton Tudor project we are able to capture images of the entire master bedroom suite. The sitting room in the foreground was a small dark room tucked under the steep roof of the… Read More