A Brief history of Northern New Mexico Architecture

What is known today as the Santa Fe style of architecture actually goes back more than 1,600 years. Such characteristics as stark, curving walls and earth-colored masonry can be traced directly to the Pueblo… Read More

Building Methods

Sticks or Mud? A comparative of the two most popular building methods in Northern New Mexico…Read More

How to talk Santa Fe Style

Talking to someone in Santa Fe about architecture can be an adventure. Terms like 
and “nicho” are tossed about as readily as “window” or “fence.” If you’re planning a trip to Santa Fe…Read More

Architectural Styles of Santa Fe and Northern New Mexico

There are three major styles of architecture in traditional Santa Fe home design…Read More

Ecological Considerations

For Living in the High Desert…Read More