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Multitasking Buildings: Design Considerations for Distilleries & Breweries

Build It (Properly) and They Will Come By Sean Porter, RA | Loveless Porter Architects When it comes to distilleries and breweries, the equation is not as simple as build it and they will come. These spaces must simultaneously function as production facility, warehouse, retail shop and gathering place. To pull off this balancing act successfully requires thoughtful planning and design. I...

Loveless Porter has positive impact on customer experience at Popcorn Monkey

Popcorn Monkey Owner says Loveless Porter Architects showcased “everything store has to offer” Deltone Moore, founder of Popcorn Monkey, says that the latest outpost of his family-owned, gourmet popcorn shop, opened in Manassas last month, is a homecoming. Moore noted that he long had an eye on owning a business in Manassas, but with the city’s 95 percent commercial occupancy rate, it...

Loveless Porter Architects Helping to Make “Camp Semper K9” a Reality

Semper K-9 founder Chris Baity and Loveless Porter Architects discuss the future of Camp Semper K9, which will include tiny homes designed by Porter, for veterans to stay in while learning to work with their service dogs What started out as a desire to help veterans, without knowing exactly what that would look like, has blossomed into a new Community Builder project...

It’s Official! LPA Voted Best Architect in NOVA

When we got the news that Loveless Porter Architecture made Virginia Living Magazine “Best of Virginia 2017, we were thrilled. Next came even better news–we topped the list! Thank you to all who voted Loveless Porter the #1 Architecture Firm in Northern Virginia! This is the second consecutive year that we have been on the list, and first earning the top spot. We...

Loveless Porter Designs Virginia’s First Sweeto Burritos

Mike Sarago, managing partner of Sarago Group Holdings, didn’t set out to be the person who would bring Sweeto Burrito, which started as a food truck in the oil fields of North Dakota, to all of Virginia. In fact, he had no desire to enter the restaurant business. However, after seeing the eatery featured on an episode of Food Paradise in 2013,...