Our interior spaces have become so much more these days than just a place to hang your hat. Spending most of your time in the home became the go-to for 2020, and that trend doesn’t appear to be going anywhere anytime soon. So, we’re all paying way more attention to the spaces we call home, and 2021 design trends in … Read More
Mixed-Use Development Trends
In the past, we introduced the advantages of mixed-use development, which offers a blend of business, retail, and residential use. We’ve been keeping a close eye on mixed-use development trends for quite some time. Here’s what our team of Central Coast builders is seeing in 2020. It’s Growing Mixed-use continues to grow in popularity. Once seen primarily in urban areas, … Read More
Abbott | Reed Communities: Noveno Observations, Appreciation, and an Invitation!
Noveno is a collection of 23 single-family Avenue homes and 44 single-family Parkway homes in San Luis Obispo, California. In this contemporary place opportunities for connection are built-in, from colorful community spaces to convenient bike paths, and a play area for all ages. We’ll be enjoying Noveno with new and future residents at a block party Saturday, March 7th, from … Read More
Creating Comfort in Commercial Space
Commercial spaces don’t need to glare, echo, intimidate or bore. Our San Luis Obispo commercial contractors share 10 ways their favorite designers make interiors more inviting. Welcome Nature Add plants, the gentle burble of water in a fountain or fish tank, views or images of the outdoors, and colors and patterns found in nature. Warm Up the Lighting The Kelvin … Read More
Commercial Construction Trends 2019
As 2019 comes to a close, our Central Coast builders are here to break down 5 trends that shaped commercial construction this year. While the use of drones and focus on green practices are fresh in the commercial construction realm, the longstanding skilled labor shortage is nothing new. Ready to learn more? Let’s dive in. Rising Modular Projects Modular buildings … Read More
Modern Industrial Design Principles
Here at Abbott | Reed, we aren’t into templates or one-size-fits-all solutions. We pride ourselves on crafting modern spaces while also pushing the boundaries of creative execution. Whether you’re launching a local brewery or revving up a new restaurant and bar, our San Luis Obispo construction company is on top of one of the strongest trends in commercial design: industrial features. Today … Read More
Where in the world is Carmen Sandiego?
In 2011 Abbott | Reed Builders led an optimistic wave of construction across the county. From completing a mixed-use project in downtown SLO to moving forward on custom home construction at Dove Creek in Atascadero and Las Ventanas at Talley Farms, we got the ball rolling and haven’t stopped since. Read the full article here.