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Tom Benjamin RLA, LEED-AP BD+C, Principal, has been an innovator in the field of landscape and sustainable design for more than 20 years. Our work has demonstrated success designing cost-effective sustainable landscapes for residences, institutions and businesses and is highly responsive to client needs. Our unmatched insights into low-input resilient design, natural habitat and ecosystem restoration as well as the planning, implementation, and maintenance of therapeutic wellness gardens sets us apart from other offices. We listen well and take a collaborative and holistic approach to planning, emphasizing realistic operations and management practices, that has produced an extensive list of long-term landscape success stories. On projects requiring environmental review, our work consistently meets compliance needs. In fact, our projects have repeatedly been recognized as leaders in linking exemplary environmental compliance with human use of the quality spaces we’ve created. Our projects have been recognized by the US EPA, American Society of Landscape Architects, and American Planning Association.
Kraus-Fitch Architects specializes in ecologically sound and socially responsible design. Our work ranges from deep energy retrofits and zero net energy buildings to cohousing communities and other smart-growth projects. Our interactive approach allows us to realize your vision with practical, innovative, and cost-effective solutions. Skilled in group process facilitation and active listening, we build consensus within families, communities, and building committees. We have received numerous awards for green design and smart growth development, are internationally recognized for our expertise in co-housing, and were named one of the Top Ten Green Architects for 2005 by Natural Home and Garden magazine.
Haydenville Woodworking & Design Inc. offers comprehensive home construction and renovation services, as well as a shop capable of producing custom cabinetry, furniture and architectural millwork packages. Incorporated in 1987 and based in South Deerfield, we have grown to be one of the Pioneer Valley’s most well established design and build firms. We are committed to providing local, sustainably sources materials and promote environmentally responsibility throughout our business practices.
Wright Builders, Inc. has been one of the leading construction firms in the Northampton area for over 40 years. Known for our creativity and ingenuity, we strive for the highest quality and enduring value on every project. We are committed to sustainable construction, utilizing the guidelines for ENERGY STAR and LEED Certified building.