Gaines Group Architects
Deborah Smith

Deborah Smith is a Licensed Architect!

Congratulations to Deborah Smith on passing her exams, jumping through all the hoops, and achieving her goal of becoming a licensed architect. We are proud of her accomplishment and look forward to seeing her continued work in our design community. So Deborah, tell us a brief...
First Friday Harrisonburg

First Friday Art Opening – Memory and Place by Joey Laughlin

When: Downtown Harrisonburg’s First Friday – June 1, 2018, 5 pm – 8 pm Each month, we host a new artist in our building’s 2nd floor gallery at the Chesapeake Western Depot at 141 W. Bruce St. (second floor entrance is on Chesapeake). Artwork will remain on...
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MTC Community Day

Massanutten Technical Center to Hold Auction

Massanutten Technical Center is holding a Community Day on Saturday, June 2, 2018. This will be a chance to eat good food, visit with students, shop at the community yard sale, play in the kid zone, enjoy the petting zoo, and get cool stuff at the Auction. The auction will...
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on the road collaborative

Get your Rotary / On the Road Collaborative T-Shirt

Get your Rotary / On the Road Collaborative t-shirts, they are now available for $20. Let me know how many you want! “I want to make a difference in the world.” If you have ever said this but feel like you are limited as to what you can do, maybe you should change...
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Chicago Architecture

Little Architectural Details That Make a Place a Home

The little architectural details that exist in a community, neighborhood, or town are what make a place a home. They are the difference between living somewhere and loving somewhere. The creation of place relies on many different aspects. It is more than just an address. Place is...
Red Wing Roots Festival

Contest Alert: Show your LOVE for Gaines Group Architects with SWAG

Want free tickets to Red Wing Roots Music Festival on July 13 – 15, 2018? Show your LOVE for Gaines Group Architects by sporting our SWAG. Take a selfie with one of our many SWAG items – perhaps it is a t-shirt, a Bowl for Kids Sake shirt, EMS track and field shirt,...
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dnr business journal

Shenandoah Valley Business Journal Features the Gaines Group

To learn more about the Shenandoah Valley Business Journal, check out Harrisonburg’s Daily News Record. PLUS keep up with what the Gaines Group is doing around Harrisonburg here!
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Ellen Vanover

First Friday Art Opening – This Friday w/ Ellen Vanover

Each month we host a new artist for Harrisonburg’s First Friday in our building’s 2nd floor gallery at the Chesapeake Western Depot at 141 W. Bruce St. (second floor entrance is on Chesapeake). Artwork will remain on exhibit through the month. Come view the show and get a...
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LEED Farmhouse

Happy Earth Day – We Have a Lot of Work to Do!

Here we are again, another Earth Day. There is always more to do, but here is some of the projects we have done that are geared towards reducing environmental impacts. First EarthCraft house in Virginia (one of six built at the same time to pilot the program out of Southface.)...
horse cottage

Cottage on a Horse Farm – Project Update

The client asked for a small cottage on their horse farm. The goal was to fit into the landscape, minimize the trees impacted, and tuck it in between the barn and horse rink. There was limited space, but huge opportunities. On either side of the cottage there are tucked away...
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