If you own a house, you have probably thought about form and function.  Maybe you’ve heard that architects are more interested in form (what it looks like) than in function.  But maybe for practical reasons you feel more interested in function (how it works) than in form. In my architecture practice, I make it a […]Continue Reading


Hello out there, and welcome to my blog. I am Paul Hatem, an architect in Arlington, Massachusetts, specializing in design of homes.  New homes, additions, renovations, all interest me. So, with all of the home design stores and websites and resources out there, why would you hire a residential architect? It doesn’t have to be […]Continue Reading