Yosemite Drafting & Design

Modern Residential Building Design

Home Design

Discover the Essence of Home.  While the meaning of home varies for every family and individual, we all seek the comfort of home and of things familiar.  The essence is in the materials, design and function, light and feel.  They are the unspoken comforts the we enjoy.

There are components of a home that are often overlooked but as a whole they are orderly and make sense together.  What are the parts, how do they flow?  Like a great meal, there are ingredients and a method to follow for the recipe of success.  The best ingredients and recipe make for a mouth watering experience.  It is not so different in combining the parts and components of a home.

It's not just a shelter it is a human experience.



Components of a Home

  • Site
  • Hierarchy of Rooms
  • Design - Proportions, Function, Flow
  • Structure
  • Heating and Cooling
  • Considerations for Light
  • Beauty
  • Harmony
  • Balance
  • Pattern