January 18, 2019

 After a summer of heavy hail damage and a new roof coming it seemed like a great opportunity to reconstruct a bit of our past!

Our building began as the Seventh Day Adventist Church in 1911. Serving the congregation until the church disbanded in 1927. Harry Slater conv...

September 28, 2018

Rivard Residence.

2018 CARE Award Finalist, Whole-House Remodel $250-500k

Builder: Porchfront Homes

Photography: Darrin Harris Frisby

The remodeled home for this Colorado artist had an enormous task...to become a work of art in itself. Every room, space, transition, nook a...

December 1, 2017

The Lawrence at Stapleton by Wonderland Homes

With the Holidays just around the corner we hope you have many things to celebrate this year. At Osmosis Architecture we're celebrating our award at the 2017 MAME Awards for Detached Home of the Year! Built by Wonderland Hom...

February 27, 2017

Do you have a favorite old plan that was once a great seller, but has seen better days?  Many of our clients have well used plans that could use a makeover.  

BEFORE

This 3,000 s.f. plan was designed for a move-up family buyer but has some fatal flaws: weak outdoor...

February 27, 2017

Do you have a favorite old plan that was once a great seller, but has seen better days?  Many of our clients have well used plans that could use a makeover.  

BEFORE

This alley loaded plan misses the mark with a formal dining room and parlor, tiny kitchen and cafe,...

February 27, 2017

Do you have a favorite old plan that was once a great seller, but has seen better days?  Many of our clients have well used plans that could use a makeover.  

BEFORE

This 50+ plan misses the mark with wasted formal living and dining rooms (furniture museums!), a wea...

May 8, 2016

Contemporary Designs.

Larry Garnett, FAIBD, House Review Lead Designer

May 8, 2016

In a market where buyers are resistant to cookie-cutter streetscapes, multiple exteriors are a critical part of the design process. As you'll see on the following pages, careful attention t...

September 15, 2015

To help a national home builder make a big splash in the Denver market, Osmosis Art and Architecture, Niwot, Colo., redesigned several of the builder’s existing plans. The most dramatic changes were made to this 3,128-square-foot home. “The plan features the most impor...

October 1, 2014

By Larry W. Garnett, FAIBD, House Review Lead Designer | October 1, 2014

Although initially driven by recent economic struggles, the multigenerational household appears to be gaining even more momentum due to demographic changes. The combination of aging Baby Boomers, b...

April 26, 2013

Today’s modern bathrooms are spa retreats, luxurious and comfortable, blending elegance with comfort and convenience.

“It’s a time when people (in Boulder County) have reined in the ‘over-the-topness’,” said Anne Postle, founder and president of Osmosis Art and Archit...

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