ABOUT BEYOND MEASURE DESIGN
At Beyond Measure Design Inc. we create home designs for affluent families that share your distinct life story, values and reflect your greater purpose in the world. You are meant to live a life beyond measure.
What We do
Beyond Measure Design Inc. is here to be a partner in this sometimes confusing, time-consuming process.
We start with our Initial Design Consultation process where we completed a full lifestyle assessment and start to ask questions – lots of questions. Let’s get into uncovering those large life goals you have, shall we? How can your home help you achieve these? Well, we can’t give that away just yet.
From here, we start into a custom Design Development just for you. No cookie-cutter approach here. One of the main principles is we follow is context. A room inside a home, a home inside a lot, a lot inside a neighbourhood, and a neighbourhood inside the community. We take it all in, the whole picture.
Rest assured the fun doesn’t stop there. After the design is complete & approved we start bringing it full circle with creating the Construction Drawings. Collaboration is key at this stage. All your research into solar panels and ROI on double-wall construction will now come in handy. This is where the full details come together, my friend.
Once Final Construction Drawings are issued you are set and ready to roll. At this point in the project, my hope is you can not only see exactly where you are but you can clearly see where you want to be.
Krista is a writer, leader, and mentor in the residential design industry. For more information please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Vision Board Workshop collaboration with Happy Body Health Co January 2020
Elected President of Business and Professional Women of Saskatoon
Do Epic Sh*t Workshop January 2018
Heart and Soul Workshop Vision Board workshop January 2017
Inhabit Workshop : Connecting with our Homes April 2017
Luminosity Master of Ceremony
2014 Saskatoon and Region Home Builders Associations Finalist for Best new Home Design for our personal home
2011 Saskatoon and Region Home Builders Association New Member of the Year
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