On site live seminars are a great way to visualize the subject matter in a way that is easily understood.
Central Florida Aging in Place Council - October 2012
A good concept sketch can spawn creative energy as the project grows from idea to reality.
Seminars Available for Presentation
Steve Allen Shard, AIBD is available with advanced notice for the following seminar presentations. Please contact our office to discuss and arrange for a seminar presentation to your school, civic group or function.
Practical Home Planning for the Twenty-First Century This two-hour fast-paced seminar discusses all of the basic elements of planning, designing and building a new home, remodeling or adding onto an existing home and restoring a historic masterpiece.
Universal Design for Barrier-Free Living This ninety-minute seminar provides practical measures that can and should be taken to ensure that your home is designed to be functional for as many people as possible, regardless of their abilities or disabilities.
Principles of Sustainability and Green Building This one-hour presentation discusses the basic principles that make communities, the homes and enterprises within those communities, sustainable through the use of ancient design and construction techniques, advanced thinking within the community, long-lasting materials and efficiency of design.
Architectural Styles--Origins, Characteristics and Applications This is a pictorial presentation that helps people to see the possibilities of design through style, form and function, brought together in an easy to understand and exciting travel through the history of style. Because it is tailored to the audience, it may take from one to three hours at a comfortable pace for maximum enjoyment.
The Challenges of Remodeling This one-hour seminar is designed to help people avoid the many pitfalls of remodeling by planning in advance for possible challenges that could cost you time and money if you are not properly prepared.
Re-sculpting Your Home for Maximum Return This one-hour seminar and presentation will help you understand and find practical solutions to getting that great first impression you need when you're trying to sell your home during a slow real estate market.
More exciting seminars are currently being prepared. Keep checking to see what becomes available.
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