The Difference of Solid Surface Countertops

Megan Moody, Interior Designer Megan Moody is a designer for CWG’s interior clients. She enjoys the creative process of interior design and collaborating with clients to interpret their needs and turn them into a successful design. With experience with some of CWG’s major clients, she brings a keen eye for design and aesthetic to all of [...]

By |2018-04-12T20:40:54+00:00April 12th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Facts About Kitchen Design

Kitchens are truly the hub of the home. While generally used for the primary function of preparing meals, they also serve as multi-purpose spaces within the home. Kitchens are social spaces, storage spaces, workspaces, craft spaces, and family gathering spaces. They need to be versatile so they can adapt to the needs of the users [...]

By |2018-04-03T15:46:33+00:00April 3rd, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Helena School District, Safety and Security Updates:

Construction set for June 2018 The safety and security updates with Helena’s schools are well underway with five schools going into construction in June 2018. Our main priority is to be aware of everyone who enters these schools. Being aware and screening all visitors that enter the schools will ensure all of the students’ and [...]

By |2018-03-29T22:05:12+00:00March 29th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Design in Education

The client is the primary person to consider when designing. The same goes for design in Education. Children, teachers, and staff will be using the space more than anyone. Selecting materials that have a long lifespan and are visually tasteful is crucial. A great deal of thought and consideration went into the selection process before [...]

By |2018-03-02T16:01:46+00:00March 2nd, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Sneak Peak into Residential Design

Designing for residential clients is a very rewarding experience.   The main difference I find between residential and commercial design is the personal connections to the space and the relationships we form with the clients. To design according to our standards, we must first get to know the client personally. Good residential design is specific [...]

By |2018-01-17T17:04:50+00:00January 17th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

60th Year Recap

We are very lucky to have just celebrated our 60th year of architecture and design service. The 60th year brought new staff, new projects, parties and community involvement. Here are some highlights of 2017! We are looking forward to what 2018 has to offer! Stay tuned to watch our office remodel come to [...]

By |2018-01-05T16:03:38+00:00January 5th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Interior Design in my Life: Megan Moody

What happens when I mix red paint, with the white paint? I remember making this discovery in Sunday school class as a four-year-old. Pink. I made PINK! Curiosity has always been my driving force. It keeps me exploring and questioning everything I see. How was this made? Why does it move like that? Can I [...]

By |2017-12-18T21:37:31+00:00December 18th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Breaking Down the Mysticism of Design Fees

It has been my experience that many of my colleagues struggle to understand the basic principles of economics. To complicate matters there are an infinite variety of services and building types making it impossible to gauge the appropriate fees with our level of service. I’ve witnessed where some architects consume themselves with design to the [...]

By |2017-10-13T14:45:22+00:00October 13th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments