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Summer Street: Demo Time!

Summer Street: Demo Time!

Demolition is always a mix of excitement and anxiety – what scary stuff will we find when we start taking down walls? Mostly, we all [architects, contractors, and clients] focus on the negative, but demo can actually reveal wonderful opportunities like hidden spaces, interesting surfaces, chances to improve systems and insulation, and history, to name..

Why “Runcible?”

Many people ask where the name “Runcible Studios” came from. I usually begin by explaining that the word “runcible” was coined by Edward Lear in his poem “The Owl and the Pussycat,” which I explain here. But there’s more to the story. Hilary Knight’s illustrations of the poem, in a 1983 edition, were entirely captivating..