Day in the Life of Erica Delak

Day in the Life of Senior Project Manager Erica Delak Mother of two busy kids, adoring wife, and Senior Project Manager to some of CCA’s most notable projects including Elk Peak Ranch and Willoughby Way, Erica sits down with us … Continue reading

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Project Spotlight: Frazier Homestead

Every so often a project grabs ahold of us and won’t let go. That’s what happened when we were commissioned to design an 11,800 square foot home on Wilson Mesa. Atop a windy bluff near Telluride, Colorado, the site–a historical … Continue reading

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Top 5 Attributes to Design Your Sustainable Legacy Home

Last month, one of our favorite projects, Elk Peak Ranch, was named ‘Home of the Year’ by Mountain Living Magazine.  The homeowners from Beverly Hills, CA, wanted a picturesque vacation retreat, but more, they wanted a family home that they … Continue reading

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Project Spotlight – Independence Retreat

Just in case you missed this award winning project…a look back at an Aspen retreat we designed for one amazing California family. Formerly a parking lot, the circular building site is shared with an adjacent home and guest house. In … Continue reading

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Tori MacPherson Passes the ARE Exam – the 10th Licensed Architect at CCA

A hearty congratulations to Tori MacPherson! Tori passed her final exam – the final step to becoming a licensed Architect. Her dedication has been beyond inspiring, as she’s devoted every spare moment, evening and weekend to study for the seven exams. … Continue reading

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The American Institute of Architects Elevates Charles Cunniffe to Fellowship

CCA is pleased to announce that Charles Cunniffe was elevated to the prestigious AIA College of Fellows. Charles received this honor as recognition of his exemplary career, which has had a broad impact on the profession. Fewer than 3% of … Continue reading

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Going for LEED!

We have two exciting projects in the pipeline that are on their way to LEED For Homes certification. Its taken forward-thinking Owners, a dedicated & integrated team and diligence throughout the design and building process to ensure the mission is carried … Continue reading

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Fall’s Top Design Books

As temperatures drop, we find ourselves indoors more and more these days. What better way to pass the time and get inspired, than with one of fall’s newly released design books. Where to buy them you ask? We’ve got your … Continue reading

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CCA Featured TWICE on Houzz.com this week

Proud to have been featured twice this week on houzz.com. The first article, “Take a Winter Walk on the Safe Side” discusses how to handle snow, ice, and cold-weather landscape factors to minimize falls and damage.  To learn more click … Continue reading

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Marina Skiles Appointed to the Carbondale Planning & Zoning Commission

Congratulations to Marina Skiles for her appointment to the Carbondale Planning & Zoning Commission.  Marina has been an Architect in the Valley for 12 years and is well versed in land-use and zoning issues. With a profound admiration for the … Continue reading

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