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Welcoming Homes

                                 Small & Cozy on the Outside, this 8,000 SF Home fits nicely into an older neighborhood
                            Living, Dining, Kitchen Family, Game Room, Master Suite, and Bedrooms are very Spacious
      This Study's custom  walnut woodwork was  
        designed and detailed by Guy Vance Brown 
Types of Projects
Home Remodels, Additions & New
Originally a 1950's brick one-story. 1st floor converted to open plan. & 2nd floor added w/  children's playroom, bedrooms, & baths
New Looks for Retail
& Office Buildings
A Face Lift for Andy's Food Mart is on its way in an older now  upcoming neighborhood of Dallas
 Medical Offices - Crest of Willow Bend
New & Remodeled Country Clubs
Project is now under construction in Plano Texas. 
Other Project Types ​
  • Major Warehouse/Office/ Distribution Center Renovation Project for Boise Cascade Building Products in South Dallas
  • Sity Communications Corporate Offices & Electronics Manufacturing & Repair Finish-Out Project in Plano
Rock Creek Resort Club House at Lake Texoma was a Collaborative Project with Developer Double Diamaond Resorts
Corporate Offices
EmPhysis Medical Management in Rockwall Technology Report
Building is now occupied by Texas A&M University

Every Project - Special Care

Design drawings for an old porch and upper deck make-over
Rear Porch & Upper Deck Prior to Design Drawings
Observation Deck is expanded to cover entire porch below New Structural Skylights, flush to deck, provide daylight below
New design seen from back yard. Observation deck overlooks a creek and the neighboring golf course
Birdseye view. 3D Modeling facilitates better design, better coordination, and better understanding for all
With Porch foundation widened there's room for New Dining, Conversation, Ventless Gas Fireplace, TV, & BBQ Grill. Notice new simple geometry of ceiling, lights, skylights, beams, and fireplace
New designed Columns, Brick Pedestals, Railing, Gates and wider steps. Notice upper deck guardrail. Custom upper deck floor framing provides for a higher ceiling below


Projects by Guy Vance Brown Architect
  1. Tudor Style - Detail
    To be Added
  2. Tudor Style - New Home
    Tudor Style - New Home
    This new 8,000 SF home in University Park is designed to fit in with the smaller older homes in the neighborhood. It also includes a friendly porch for gatherings with neighbors walking by.. Front door and window above open to Traditional Entry Hall with Grand Stair and Balcony
  1. Georgian Style Estate - After
    Georgian Style Estate - After
    Major exterior/interior renovation with Georgian styling upgrades Floor area upon completion 12,000 SF
  2. Georgian Style Estate - Before
    Georgian Style Estate - Before
    Scenes from the Pilot TV Show Dallas were filmed in this Living Room. But, home suffered from disrepair & poorly designed additions
  3. New Entry Door
    New Entry Door
    This is all an new Entry Door and Surround designed and detailed by Guy.
  4. New Breezeway
    New Breezeway
    The breezeway was added to provide cover from Home to Exercise Facility. The breezeway is compatible in Style and divides the expanded motor cour from the more private rear lawn
  5. Exercise Facility
    Exercise Facility
    Originally a Maids Quarters/Laundry Building. Now a Weight Room, Steam Room, Shower, & French Doors to Porch with Creek View
  6. Library-Study Redo
    Library-Study Redo
    Library was gutted, elongated and rebuilt per all new design/details by Guy with new walls floors, ceiling/ beams cabinetry and window
  7. Library-Study Fireplace
    Library-Study Fireplace
    Homeowners asked to incorporate design of friends traditional fireplace and mantle. Guy rescaled the design to fit perfectly in this room
  1. Country Cottage - After
    Country Cottage - After
    2nd floor addition with 2bedrooms and 1st floor addition to rear with new Laundry Bedroom Garage and Covered Porches
  2. 1950's Brick One-story - Before
    1950's Brick One-story - Before
    A 1950's modern set within the traditional homes of Lakewood area. Owners wanted the new design to fit into the neighborhood
  3. Design - Front
    Design - Front
    Also designed with SketchUp
  4. Design - Rear
    Design - Rear
    Designed with SketchUp 3D Modeling Software
  1. Country Cottage - After
    Country Cottage - After
    While significant area was added with 2nd floor, notice that roofs at each side are kept low to help relate to neighboring one-story's
  2. 1950's Brick One-story - Before
    1950's Brick One-story - Before
    Homeowners wanted 1st floor converted to open plan, & a new 2nd floor with children's playroom, bedrooms, & baths
  1. Gateway Travel Offices - Before
    Gateway Travel Offices - Before
    USA Gateway Travel Office Building Unleased 44,000 SF building in Plano, Texas Photo shows typical design elements that are repeated throughout the building - Dark gray split face CMU Gabled parapets offset from Recessed Entry
  2. Gateway Travel Offices - After
    Gateway Travel Offices - After
    Gable Parapets were removed Stucco and EIFS detailing All new paint
  1. Andy's Food Mart - Before
    Andy's Food Mart - Before
    Existing Dallas Convenience Store to be Remodeled/Renovated
  2. Gateway Travel Offices - After
    Gateway Travel Offices - After
    All new Exterior Design with Raised Parapets Canopies, Lighting, & Signage. Project is currently being permitted
  1. Abuja Hotel - Design
    Abuja Hotel - Design
    Hotel Design Abuja, the Capital City of Nigeria Design was collaborative - Terra Pacific, William D. Twist & Guy Vance Brown,
  2. Abuja Hotel - Design
    Abuja Hotel - Design
    William's Concept was to create a triangle floor plan to match the site, Each successive higher floor level then steps back on an arc
  3. Abuja Hotel - Area Study
    Abuja Hotel - Area Study
    Each triangle shaped floor was calculated separately. Air-conditioned area totaled 48,000 Meters before adding floors
  4. Abuja Hotel - Section
    Abuja Hotel - Section
    Section with additional floors showing Below-Grade Parking, Retail Shops, Hotel, Offices, Restaurants, and Luxury Living above

 Architecture is Fun !

Guy & S.C. Foster Elementary Kids at Career Day

Career Day -
Build the Tallest Tower Project

Client, Chloe Anderson, reviewing design plans

Company Profile
Guy Vance Brown
Texas Architect License 10164
National Council of Architectural Registration Board 


Guy Vance Brown Architect
Designing in North Texas over 30 years

Guy's actually 10 years older than picture with more wrinkles

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Dallas, TX 75243 U.S.A
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