Design Fees Not Included

If a construction related business states that the design fees are given away (or included in the price*), it’s a reminder to you that they do not value their design services. It is clear that if a client sees price is the determining factor for design fees then...

An Article Worth Reading

Of course, there’s a bit of some self-promotion going on here.  But an article found on MSN about the importance of an architect is very timely.  We’ve always argued the value of hiring an architect, but it’s nice to see the idea promoted. The...

Lateral Thinking

Sometimes getting over your problem requires thinking around it.  OHD’s staff is highly creative, understands technology and can think laterally about various projects, coming up with interesting solutions. As architects we are able to not only grasp the big...

New Offices

Oldham Hirst Design has moved its offices! For 4 years we worked in a beautiful setting on the north side of Brainerd nestled in the woods of northern Minnesota. We have outgrown the space there and are excited to announce our new location. We have joined the...