Tellus Design + Build Constructs Sculpture for New Exhibition at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA)

Tellus Design + Build announces their installment of artist María Elena González’s sculpture Magic Carpet/Home (2003/2017) on the LACMA campus. This sculpture is a part of the LACMA exhibition Home—So Different, So Appealing, on view June 11 through October 15, 2017.
Read more

Los Angeles Soft Story Retrofitting Project: A Probable Life-Saver

As the old saying goes, people’s homes should also be their castles. Not only that, but houses should be places of safety and security, providing protection and shelter for their occupants.

Unfortunately, a shockingly high number of homes that are located in the iconic city of Los Angeles may offer their occupants neither safety nor security. These structures are known as soft story buildings, and these structures have shown a penchant for collapsing on their residents when earthquakes make their periodic appearances.
Read more

5 Ways To Save Some Green When Building A Custom Home

The dream of many home owners is to one day be able to build their own custom home. For many, however, this seems like an out-of-reach goal that is only available to the wealthy. In reality, however, there are a number of ways you can save. This means that building a custom home doesn’t have to cost more than buying one pre-built.
Read more