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Duct Work is Key to a Healthy Building

Duct Work is Key to a Healthy Building

Duct work is a key to a healthy building. While there is not any one single thing that can be done in a building ...

First Friday Art Opening – Greg Versen – Southwest Visions

First Friday Art Opening - Greg Versen - Southwest Visions July 6, 2018, 5pm - 8pm Gaines Group Architects @ ...
Local Orthodontist Takes a Huge Step Into the Future With Major Remodel

Local Orthodontist Takes a Huge Step Into the Future With Major Remodel

Click the links below to view past posts on this project: Weiler Orthodontics Weiler Orthodontics gets a ...

Old Town Harrisonburg Renovation Update

Old Town Harrisonburg's Franklin Street has seen a lot of renovation and addition work over the last 10 years. It ...
Southern Stage Renovation at Natural Chimneys for Red Wing Roots Music Festival

Southern Stage Renovation at Natural Chimneys for Red Wing Roots Music Festival

A few months ago, our friends at Red Wing Roots Music Festival approached us about renovating their Southern ...

Deborah Smith is a Licensed Architect!

Congratulations to Deborah Smith on passing her exams, jumping through all the hoops, and achieving her goal of ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...
Little Architectural Details That Make a Place a Home

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. ...

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 ...