40 years of design, a master mentor in A. Hays Town, countless homes across the country and sons following in his footsteps…a history of Al Jones Architect.
You can feel it in the antique brick, smell it in the centuries old European fireplace and hear it in the crackle of old New Orleans reclaimed wood.
Unsure if you need an architect? Wondering what the value of professional design is? Find out how an architect can save you money and sanity.
Here’s the scene – myself, my lovely wife Rebecca, my 5 year old daughter and twin two year olds living in 700 square feet of space surrounded by dirt, dust, roofing nails and exposed wiring. If this sounds like a bad idea to you, you would be right. I know from personal experience having just “completed” my own renovation of my own home.Read More
If you live in the South in the sweltering summer, a swimming pool looks a lot like a pot of gold. If you’re lucky enough to have one, you may consider building some kind of structure to make your pool area even more of a getaway. In our experience, here are some essential elements to the perfect pool house.Read More
NEW ORLEANS – The crescent city is unique. It’s the music, the food, the architecture, the people, Mardi Gras, poboys, and so on and so forth. If you didn’t know it before, the abundance of travel shows, movies, novels, magazine articles, documentaries and television series about New Orleans have surely made you aware of it by now. It’s almost exhausting trying to keep up with all the reasons New Orleans is special.Read More