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Fairway Residence

September 22, 2014

One of our most recent residential clients approached us early on with a book in hand. Not just any old book, but an original copy of Your Dream Home: How to Build it for Less than $3,500 by Hubbard Cobb. The book was a DIY sensation in the 1950’s. It took the American dream of owning your own home and promoted it as an attainable quest. We didn’t consider the offering a red flag. Instead of calculating for inflation in our heads we saw it as an insightful clue into our new client’s personality—now here’s someone who appreciates books. (more...)

Highlander Accelerator Update

September 8, 2014

Over the past few years, el dorado has developed a deep appreciation for North Omahans. We share a mutual love for robust, resilient communities, plus they have a real penchant for parties. The city's rich cultural history hit a high note in the 1920’s-50’s, a time when Omaha was recognized as the center of R&B and jazz. Today, Omaha is as hearty as ever, thanks to the community's appreciation for architecture and their understanding of how the built environment can promote their expanding culture. (more...)

eldo’s Heartland Habitat prototype – SOLD!

August 29, 2014

On August 15, el dorado joined Heartland Habitat and over a dozen sponsors and volunteer groups to welcome new owners Jonathan, Lizbeth, Hazela and Jonathan Jr. and help them kick off their first house party. (more...)

Byers Residence Featured in KC Star

August 18, 2014

The now-complete home we designed for the Byers family offers a sweeping view of the prairie and plenty of natural light through large, open windows – it also happens to be an ideal environment in which to read the Sunday paper. (more...)

Prairie Logic Performance Tonight

August 13, 2014

The countdown to the next Prairie Logic Performance is winding down. Tonight from 5:30 – 8:00pm Aaron Young, otherwise known as AY Musik, will rock the red boxcar with a plug and wire-free set. Young’s new age hip-hop sounds are complemented by Hailey Canalas’ pop/country vocals in true genre-bending fashion. (more...)