Category: News

  1. Design Trend: Brass Fixtures

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    We see design trends come and go all the time. Every once in a while, certain trends make a comeback. Whether it’s in a retro fashion, or a new take on an old concept, design trends don’t always disappear forever. One old trend we see being used more and more with a modern twist is […]

  2. Design Trend: Black is Back

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    The color black has always been a staple in many facets of life. Currently the color is taking the design world by storm and proving that it can be the go-to neutral for your home. Black will never go out of style—it is a timeless way to play with dimensions and light in a space. […]

  3. Meet Ken, Architectural Designer at Associates in Building + Design

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    Ken, our architectural designer, has been building since he was 13 years old. After spending enough time at his friend’s family-owned cabinet shop, he was eventually put to work. He has been building ever since. When Ken walked through the doors at Associates in Business + Design six months ago, we knew it was a […]

  4. Outdoor Living in Northern Colorado

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    Colorado is known for its scenic outdoors and beautiful weather, so it’s no wonder why outdoor living spaces are a must-have for residents. Outdoor living spaces have become an extension of our everyday living spaces, allowing us to experience and enjoy nature while still having the comforts of our home. Building a custom home, or […]

  5. Meet Justin, Lead Carpenter

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    Since beginning his career, Lead Carpenter Justin has always been passionate about building and enjoys the challenge of working in an ever-evolving industry. Prior to joining the Associates in Building and Design team a year ago, Justin served in the Marine Corps for four-and-a-half years before receiving his Associates Degree from Front Range Community College. […]

  6. Meet Paul, Bringing Client Visions to Life Through Carpentry

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    Paul has long been accustomed to the construction management lifestyle. He began his journey in Northern Colorado doing warranty management for a year-and-a-half before joining the Associates in Building and Design team as a carpenter in January 2019. Management skills come naturally to Paul, and being in the Army for over 7 years taught him […]

  7. ABD Transforms Mountain Cabin into Retirement Paradise

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    We are particularly excited about the recent renovation we completed of a family’s retirement home here in Fort Collins. This remodel transformed a dark, older home into a light-filled, rustic modern home ideal for full-time retirement living. The house was well-loved for its location and views, on a lake in mid-town but, typical of mid-20th […]

  8. Products That are Making Waves in Bathroom and Kitchen Remodels

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    As a custom home builder and remodeling company in Fort Collins, we know that identifying the latest trends in home design is one thing that we absolutely have to do in order to ensure our business stays relevant and successful. After all, would you want our team at ABD to remodel your home if our […]

  9. Welcome Design and Administrative Assistant, Ally Layman

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    From following designers like Joanna Gaines and Nate Berkus to assisting team members and incorporating décor styles like Boho and Scandinavian, our new design and administrative assistant, Ally Layman has a true passion for creativity and interior design. “I love seeing dreams come true,” she states, “Clients plan remodeling projects and custom home designs for […]

  10. Shaw Market Gives Our Team a Sneak Peek at 2019’s Newest Flooring Products

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    Our team at ABD strives to apply innovation and creativity to every project, big or small, from the most complex design and renovation to the simplest repair. Clients come to us to build a custom home in Fort Collins or do a major renovation in order to create a space that is truly personal, which […]