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Importance of Flexibility in Design

Clients often request that we consider future proofing. A degree of flexibility needs to be included from the start of the design process to ensure the building can adapt to...


Importance of Outside Space

The importance of having access to outside space for our mental health and wellbeing has been well studied in recent years; from parkland, to the small urban courtyard and larger...


Importance of Landscaping in our homes

A building should never just appear abruptly ‘plonked’ on the land. For a building to be successful the architecture and landscaping must be tightly intertwined.


Topping Out at Gardener’s Cottage

Manifesto 22: We are mindful that we need to look from a distance to see the trees that make up the forest.


How I knew I wanted to study Architecture

As a young person in school, a time arises when you have to make the decision of what to do for the rest of your life, especially if you chose...


Flint House visit

As part of the ethos of the company, PAD studio make a point to get out of the studio as often as possible to find inspiration from all that surround us.


RIBA Award shortlist 2018

We are delighted that our project, Canoe Lake Leisure Tennis Pavilion, has been shortlisted in the prestigious RIBA south awards. 


Film 1: PAD's Narrative [A collaboration between Architecture & Film]

PAD studio, along with friends, clients and fellow collaborators have been working with Film students from The University of Portsmouth to create four short videos which endeavour to illustrate our approach to...