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How an architect is using shipping containers to rebuild Puerto Rico

Great story on architect Carla Gautier and KONTi building affordable housing in Puerto Rico with shipping containers. Story from CNN here: Video here:

Multi-family construction is still booming.Q

It’s late August and we have not seen a slow down in the multi-family sector here in Nashville. Our clients, developers and builders are all still full steam ahead. Here are some updates on two of our 4-unit builds under construction. Both of these projects were impacted by the RM-20 zoning height restrictions where at […]

New Multifamily development in historic neighborhoods looks like…

This 12 unit development is the heart of a historic neighborhood in Nashville. It is arranged with 3 2-family residences facing the primary street while immediately behind, across a shared drive aisle, 6 smaller 1-car garage townhome units are nestled into the back of the property. All homes have sidewalks connecting their front doors to […]

Now Registered in Arizona!

We are excited to announce that we are now registered in the state of Arizona! We’ve discovered that most municipalities there require a registered Architect when building multi-family projects including townhome developments. With this new registration, we are now licensed in 7 states including Tennessee, Georgia, Florida, Ohio, Massachusetts and Alabama(inactive). #arizonaArchitect #rootarch

Cleveland Parke finishing up!

Visited our modern and quirky 12 single family home development last night to check on the landscaping and final paint accents being installed. It’s looking really good! All homes have 2 car garages and the 6 units around the center courtyard are a rare 2 bedroom home product. Most of these homes feature some sort […]

Dickerson Pike retail

Progress is being made atop an existing yellow and black painted 1-story building that has been a landmark of sorts for years along Dickerson Pike just 5 minutes from downtown Nashville.

1108 Wade is completed

A three unit townhome project at 1108 Wade was recently completed. The concept consisted of a series of hinged planes that cantilever over a shared entry walkway while these bays twist to focus interior living spaces towards the front of the property.

Boombozz starts rebuilding

Interior tornado damage from recent tornado

West Meade contemporary home addition

Foundation Footers have been poured for our renovation to an older “70’s” contemporary home located in the West Meade area of Nashville. It’s a lot of fun working with this old design style and creating a new addition that fits seamlessly with the old house. Stay tuned for more construction updates as work progresses! #nashvillearchitect […]

Felicia Townhomes – construction update

On Thursday, MAY 28th, the rootARCH team visited the 20 unit townhome project located on Felicia Street in West Nashville.