Philosophy

Leatham-Krohn-Van Ocker Architect’s philosophy of practice is the reason for its success and for its ability to maintain repeat clients in a very competitive environment. Every project is a learning experience and new knowledge gained is incorporated into future work. Leatham-Krohn-Van Ocker Architects strives to hone its abilities and improve its performance with each completed project. The firm is committed to allowing staff time for continuing education and providing opportunities for staff to improve their professional abilities.

This philosophy of practice can be summarized as follows:

  • Every project, regardless of type, size, or cost, is deserving of the best efforts of Leatham-Krohn-Van Ocker Architects. The firm recognizes that smaller remodel, renovation, and maintenance projects are of critical importance to our clients and believes that the degree of professional care expended for such work is just as vital as for larger, more visible projects.
  • No project can be considered successful unless it meets the needs and expectations of the clients in terms of aesthetics, function, cost, and schedule. Successful buildings are those that enable our clients to be more productive, efficient, comfortable, and successful in their daily activities and endeavors.
  • Every project is a learning experience and new knowledge gained is incorporated into future work. Leatham-Krohn-Van Ocker Architects strives to hone its abilities and improve its performance with each completed project. The firm is committed to allowing staff time for continuing education and providing opportunities for staff to improve their professional abilities.