What It's About:
“Help, our lots are shrinking!” Unsure how to design a footprint that responds to today’s small lot sizes? Learn how homes can live well even without the luxury of larger lots. Two architect/urban planner experts share their expertise to design creative plans that maintain privacy, include beloved outdoor living spaces, preserve open floorplans and create spacious rooms that satisfy homeowners in denser neighborhoods.
What You'll Learn:
Describe the reasons that have led to denser neighborhoods across the United States
Identify design elements that help maintain privacy
Discover how properly designed plans increase perceived spaciousness and maintain indoor/outdoor connections on dense, narrow lots
Explore options to address dense elevations
How to Attend:
Participants must be registered for a full registration package or a 1-day education with expo pass package valid for the day of the session they wish to attend. Seating for Building Knowledge sessions will be on a first-come, first-served basis.
NAHB - 1.00 CE hour(s), NKBA - 0.1 CEU(s), AIA - 1.0 LU|HSW Hour(s)
AIA CES Credit Eligible:
NAHB is a Registered Provider with the American Institute of Architects Continuing Education Systems. Credit earned on completion of this course will be reported to CES Records for AIA members by the Provider. Certificates of Completion are available upon request.