Home Renovation’s

Four years ago I purchased my first home.  A classic cape style built in the 40’s with a kitchen wing addition built in 95. It was an exciting moment that was short lived after recognizing the chores ahead.  Many weekends of toil later I feel as though I’ve learned a thing or two when it […]

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What are Renewable Energy Certificates?

Renewable Energy Certificates (RECs), also known as Green tags, Renewable Energy Credits, Renewable Electricity Certificates, or Tradable Renewable Certificates (TRCs), are tradable, non-tangible energy commodities in the United States that represent proof that 1 megawatt-hour (MWh) of electricity was generated from an eligible renewable energy resource (renewable electricity). Solar renewable energy certificates (SRECs) are RECs […]

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Banwell Welcomes its Newest Employee

Matthew Giffin is the newest member of Banwell Architects, joining us in October. Matt is a graduate of Norwich University where he received his M.Arch degree in 2008. His experience includes carpentry, residential design, consultation of architectural systems, and in his past life worked for a study abroad program, coordinating semester long architecture programs located […]

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Studying Abroad: The Architecture and Culture of Italy

American students are afforded numerous opportunities whilst attending their respective universities, and frequently one of the most important opportunities is the chance to study abroad in a foreign country.  For me, the chance to study the architecture, culture, and art of Italy was the opportunity of a lifetime.  There is no way to understate the […]

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Model Building: A Dying Art?

Rarely do we get a request to build an old-fashioned, non-digital model.  Recently however, the Okemo Mountain School requested a model of their new Fitness Facility designed by Banwell Architects.  It took a little time to find and dust off the old hand tools, but after a few days, we learned that we actually could […]

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Banwell Winter Outing 2014

In the hot summer months it is sometimes hard to remember one of New England’s favorite winter pastimes, skiing. For Banwell, our 2014 Ski Outing was one to remeber, team member Cris Soloman captured a few  of the best moments of the rest of the team coming down the mountain. 2014 Ski Day 1 2014 Ski […]

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Barre City Place’s Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Banwell Architects was pleased to be invited to Barre City Place’s May 27, 2014 ribbon cutting ceremony. DEW’s Don Wells and Mike Francis recounted the challenges of assembling financing to make the project possible and recognized the skilled subcontractors who built it. Barre’s Mayor Tom Lauzon was credited with the vision to bring Vermont state […]

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NH Local Energy Solutions Conference

Recently  Jules Chatot, a principal at Banwell Architects, presented with  Jim Fenn, Business Administrator for SAU #88 at the New Hampshire Local Energy Solutions Conference held at Winnisquam Regional High School in Tilton, NH. The goals of NHEnergy.org are to provide a gateway to information and resources that promote local energy solutions in New Hampshire and provide energy […]

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