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#315 - AU - Hospitality and Outdoor Spaces
Episode 3156th November 2023 • Archispeak • Evan Troxel & Cormac Phalen
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The Archispeak University (AU) series introduces educational content for architects and designers. Liz Neuffer of Aria Group joins the show to discuss the topic of hospitality and outdoor space design.

In this episode, we discuss the key factors that contribute to a successful design for hospitality and outdoor spaces. We explore how to design outdoor spaces that cater to different climate zones and enhance user experiences. Additionally, we delve into the use of building products to address thermal comfort, such as heating elements and protection against solar and wind exposure. We also examine the importance of sustainability and fuel types in outdoor space design, particularly in light of the Covid pandemic and its impact on the industry. Furthermore, we provide insights on educating clients, overcoming objections, and finding the right balance between aesthetics and functionality. We also explore the benefits of creating dedicated zones for different uses and weigh the pros and cons of various furniture types. Finally, we offer guidance on where to seek assistance for these types of projects and more.

This episode has been made possible with the generous support of Bromic Heating.

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