Building each other up: Angel’s ascent into architecture

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Angel Lomboy joined Synthesis Design in December of 2021, whilst completing the Architectural Technician program at VCC. The VCC Foundation was inspired by Angel’s story, and wrote an article celebrating her journey and academic success. Take a look at the article here: Building each other up: Angel’s ascent into architecture.    

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Entrepreneur Masterclass – December 2021

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Giving back to the community often backfires. Backfires because we often gain more from the experience than the community we were serving. This week Synthesis Design were special guests at Ms. Lau’s Entrepreneurship 12 Masterclass at Collingwood High School. We were asked to present  current global  issues facing our profession, and were promised by Ms. Lau her students would solve them. Our Masterclass quickly dove into …

Are Half Walls Back in Style?

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We recently participated in a discussion on Freshome.com about the use of Half Walls in your home. See our thoughts here: https://freshome.com/half-walls-style/

Vintage Sports Grand Re-Opening

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One of the pleasures of being in business for a long time, is having repeat clients. We had the pleasure of designing Blair and Lisa’s house 14 years ago. Often, we only get to design our client’s dream house once, it is their dream house after all. But in Blair and Lisa’s case, they love the process and they understand real estate. While we are …

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Synthesis Design New Studio Expansion

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Synthesis Design, a residential and interior design firm located on Vancouver’s north shore, has designed and expanded it’s studio space. The clean and modern addition is now home to the Interior Design department. The new space also provides a covered car port at the back of the building. With the expertise of Henderson Construction, the team at Synthesis Design was able to work right through …

Return to the Man Cave

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As a forty-something husband and father of two I think it’s about time; I need a Den. When I was growing up, my dad always had a space that was distinctly his (although as the father of four boys he likely remembers this very differently!) In the 70’s it was a small room in the basement of our “Vancouver Special”, complete with shag carpeting, faux …

Giving ‘Green’ a Design

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I’ve been an advocate for ‘green’ design since my inception into Architecture, however I have often been quite skeptical about the usefulness and its ability to adjust to our perception of homes.It’s rare that you can come across a product that is easily manipulated while also providing a clean, beautiful finish; this product is SIREWALL.