Friday, June 5, 2015

We would like to announce the newest team member of our growing architectural firm. Welcome, Mike Purvis!
Samuel M. Purvis IV (Mike) obtained his Masters degree in Architecture from Catholic University of America in Washington DC. In addition Mike has a BA in Political Science from George Washington University and a Masters of Fine Art in Photography from the Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia. He is also a member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and a National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB) certified architect licensed in New Hampshire, Vermont, New York and Massachusetts. Mike is a LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Accredited Professional. LEED is the U.S. Green Building Council’s national standard for the development of high performance sustainable buildings.
Prior to joining Bonin Architects, Mike owned his own firm, Three River Design Group in Woodstock, Vermont. Three River completed numerous residential projects from the Woodstock area down to Cape Cod, Massachusetts. Commercial projects include the Springfield Area Parent Child Center in North Springfield, Vermont, Long Trail Brewery in Bridgewater Corners, Vermont and working with businesses and the Department of Justice on accessibility issues in the Woodstock area.
Mike is active in the community, enjoys coaching Middle School Soccer and is a Rotarian. He also enjoys working on his home, soccer, skiing and photography, particularly photographing his son’s sporting events.

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Squam River Landing Seminar-March 21, 2015

Are you interested in learning more about purchasing, designing and building a home in the lakes region of New Hampshire? Join us and meet a few leading local professionals exploring the options for purchasing, designing, and building a home in today's lakes region. Click the link for more details. Squam River Landing Presentation

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Bonin Architects & Associates Receives Multiple Awards Last Week

Last week was an amazing week for Bonin Architects & Associates on a national and regional level. Our firm was recognized by three separate professional organizations for our custom designs, receiving five awards in total. We are honored and grateful for all of the awards we received. Our dedicated, loyal, and talented design team are a hardworking, creative, dynamic, and a wonderful group of individuals who have worked for us for years; working collaboratively on our projects. Last week, we were awarded the 2015 New Hampshire Home Magazine’s Home of the Year for the Birch Bay Home. Additionally, for the third year in a row, we were issued a 2015 Best of Houzz Award for Design. The American Institute of Architects New Hampshire Chapter (AIANH) announced that we were the recipients of three awards during the 2015 Annual Excellence in Architecture Design Awards in Amherst, NH, receiving a Merit Award for the Clearview Lake Retreat on Lake Winnepocket, and we were extremely excited to receive the 2015 People’s Choice Award and an Honorable Mention Award for Stone Fence Farm in Salisbury, NH! Thank you to all of the independent judges who were on the board for the competitions, as well as the organizations who hosted and sponsored the events. Here are a few photos of the award winning projects.