Architecture

How to Design Outdoor Living Space for Optimal Flow

The marriage of indoor and outdoor living should create a seamless connection from one to the other. No matter if the project is residential or commercial based, Mojo Stumer focuses heavily on designing unique spaces which speak to the transfer from the inside to the outside. Knowing how to design outdoor living space that complements…

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52 Shore Drive – Custom Home Design 

52 Shore Drive is a concept residential project that was created with custom home design in mind, which combines a variety of materials that creates a cohesive, modernistic compound. While the grandeur of the property hinges on the towering glass walls and steel beams, the exterior stone and wood accents help to provide a sense…

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How to Design a Small Bathroom

As a renowned architectural and interior design firm in New York City, Mojo Stumer has seen incredibly large spaces but also some incredibly small spaces. Even in the most lavish apartments, New York City bathrooms tend to be much smaller than the typical apartment bathroom across the country. Space is of monumental value here, and…

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Furniture for Interior Designers

The intersection of furniture, interior design, and architecture is a place where perfect harmony can be achieved. Through the combination of textiles and materials, architectural backdrops, and functional spaces, it is possible to create a synergistic space that speaks to the client in its own unique way.  The importance of furniture in interior design is…

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Modern Retail Store Design

There is a significant difference between working on a retail project versus a residential one. Retail stores are getting increasingly more diverse in their offerings, pushing designers and architects alike to engage the customer more than ever before. Retail formats vary based on industry, but this blog post will focus the majority of our attention…

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Importance of Art in Architecture

Integrating art into architecture is the equivalent of finding perfect harmony. The two are individually stunning, but when put together in a way that physically registers with those who inhabit the space is where the magic really happens. In a way, art in architecture is the ultimate aesthetic. Being able to mesh incredible works of…

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Privacy in Architecture and Property Design

The process of working with an architect to achieve a dream design is a very personal one. Mojo Stumer recognizes the importance of meeting our clients’ needs and expectations when it comes to the level of privacy they desire within their design, whether it is a personal home, office building, dormitory, or some other type…

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Long Island Multi-Family Apartment Buildings Design And Zoning Approvals

The suburbs are booming. People are continuing to opt-out of overpopulated city living, and instead looking to stake a claim in expanding outer-city suburbs such as Long Island, and with this suburban expansion comes a continually growing need for a dynamic housing stock. Single and two-family housing has always been a staple of Long Island…

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How Much Does It Cost To Build A Custom House?

AND SOME CONCEPTS ON HOW TO BUDGET IT Obviously, the first step is acquiring a desirable piece of land empty or with a knock-down house. The purchase of land many times can be emotional or from the heart, but there are things to consider when determining the cost to build a house in New York,…

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Corporate and Office Lobby Design

This week, we’re talking about the important elements necessary for office lobby design and lobby architecture. The entrance to an office needs to be functional and beautiful at the same time. By layering stones, glass, lacquers, and other materials, Mojo Stumer has created show-stopping lobbies for various companies and corporations. These are the areas that…

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