Architecture & Design

Buildings, concepts and plans


Window and door company opens showroom

April 19, 2018
A local window and door company has a new residential showroom in the area. Read More

Architecture firm expands footprint

April 17, 2018
A local architecture firm is broadening its presence in West Michigan. Read More

DDA OKs temporary plaza plans

Calder Plaza will see improvements while permanent solutions are finalized.

April 13, 2018
Plans to improve Calder Plaza still are in the works, but the Grand Rapids Downtown Development Authority recently approved expenditures for temporary improvements that should breathe new life into the space. Read More

Architects producing panel on Zero Cities Project

April 10, 2018
A local association of architects is hosting an event this week on the Zero Cities Project. Read More

Developers take augmented reality to next level

Tech to be demonstrated at NeoCon lets furniture designers, dealers transform clients’ spaces with a swipe.

April 6, 2018
A local software designer with furniture manufacturing clients will showcase a pro version of an augmented reality tool housed on its platform at NeoCon in June. Read More

Nonprofit renovates space

April 3, 2018
A local youth shelter nonprofit recently completed a $300,000 renovation. Read More

Urbaneer expands into larger markets

Company began as ‘small space living’ division of Rockford Construction in 2014.

March 30, 2018
Urbaneer recently gained national attention when it showcased its wireless kitchen concept at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Read More

Furniture maker partners on breastfeeding suite

March 30, 2018
A local furniture maker has collaborated on a “compact lactation suite” for nursing moms in the workplace. Read More

Church begins $4.6M project

March 28, 2018
A local church is embarking on a $4.6-million expansion and renovation. Read More

Furniture chain fills vacancy on 28th Street

March 21, 2018
A furniture retailer has opened its first West Michigan location. Read More