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From Rachel’s Desk 2018-06-06T21:30:23+00:00

On The Boards: Site Considerations on Kiawah Island

Site Considerations for a new custom home on Kiawah Island required us to design around a beautiful 41'' diameter live oak tree. We detail the process of initiating the design in the post. Our clients intend to retire and live on Kiawah full time, so they want to make sure the design considers not just their current lifestyle but can continue to support them as they get older.

August 2nd, 2017|On the Boards|

The Night Train From New York

Traveling from New York to Charleston on the night train I learned that any new adventure needs a little information to make things run smoothly. I took this to heart and wanted to share what you need to know when first engaging an architect.

June 19th, 2017|Rachel's Thoughts|

Swallowtail Wins Four Awards for International Design Excellence

Architects Creating Homes’ awards Swallowtail Architecture four residential design awards for ArCH’s 2017 Design Excellence in Residential Design. The winners of this international competition were announced June 1. Burton’s winning designs include a coastal island renovation, two marshfront homes and a fourth award, in Dunes West, for “The Blue Kitchen.”

June 16th, 2017|Awards, News|

Swallowtail Opens a Second Office!

Swallowtail Architecture, Mount Pleasant; May 23, 2017 – Exciting things are happening at Swallowtail Architecture and we are pleased to announce that we have opened a second office! The new space is located at 1470 [...]

May 23rd, 2017|News|

Best of Houzz for Service 2017

Swallowtail Architecture won Best of Houzz for Service 2017. The Service Award is based on client review and client feedback. The Best Of Houzz is awarded annually in three categories: Design, Customer Service and Photography. [...]

January 18th, 2017|Awards|

Best of Houzz for Service 2015

Swallowtail Architecture won Best of Houzz for Service 2015. The Service Award is based on client review and client feedback. The Best Of Houzz award is given in two categories: Design and Customer Satisfaction. Design [...]

January 20th, 2015|Awards|