Jeff Serbin

About: Jeff serbin

Jeff Serbin is Vice President of Serbin Studio. His responsibilities include architectural design and project management. He coordinates the work of consultants and design team members, and is involved in design from concept through construction.

 

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Minimum Size of a Bath Room

Minimum Size of a Bathroom

09 Oct 2018 in ADA&architect in Arizona&Architectural Planning&Architecture&Blog&building code&Uncategorized

What is the Minimum size of a Bathroom?  Does you current room meet ADA and building codes requirements?  Are you building a new Bathroom and unsure of the correct size?  Clearance and maneuverability is the driving factor to the size of a Bathroom.  In a large building, may not big a big concern, as the Continue Reading

Do I need a drinking fountain?

Do I need a Drinking Fountain?

11 Sep 2018 in ADA&Architecture&Blog&building code&Uncategorized

Do I need a drinking fountain?  As an Architect, I interact with clients, engineers and contractors who have acquired bits of information about Building Codes.  Sometimes, those bits are misconceptions and regurgitated information.  The building codes can be intimidating and have no beginning or end. To learn the code, the best way is jumping in feet Continue Reading

Should my door have panic hardware?

22 Aug 2018 in Architecture&Blog&building code&Uncategorized

Should my door have panic hardware? – Building Codes As an Architect, I interact with clients, engineers and contractors who have acquired bits of information about Building Codes.  Sometimes, those bits are misconceptions and regurgitated information.  The building codes can be intimidating and have no beginning or end. To learn the code, the best way is Continue Reading

Do I need an Elevator?

22 Aug 2018 in ADA&Blog&building code&Uncategorized

Do I need an Elevator? – Building Codes As an Architect, I interact with clients, engineers and contractors who have acquired bits of information about Building Codes.  Sometimes, those bits are misconceptions and regurgitated information.  The building codes can be intimidating and have no beginning or end. To learn the code, the best way is jumping Continue Reading

Exit Travel Distance

Exit Travel Distance

21 Aug 2018 in Architectural Planning&Blog&building code&Uncategorized

Exit Travel Distance – Building Codes As an Architect, I interact with clients, engineers and contractors who have acquired bits of information about Building Codes.  Sometimes, those bits are misconceptions and regurgitated information.  The building codes can be intimidating and have no beginning or end. To learn the code, the best way is jumping in feet Continue Reading

Door Fire Rating

17 Aug 2018 in Blog&building code&door&Uncategorized

Door Fire Rating – Building Codes As an Architect, I interact with clients, engineers and contractors who have acquired bits of information about Building Codes.  Sometimes, those bits are misconceptions and regurgitated information.  The building codes can be intimidating and have no beginning or end. To learn the code, the best way is jumping in feet Continue Reading

Door Swing Clearances

Clearance around a door

15 Aug 2018 in ADA&Architectural Planning&Architecture&Blog&building code&door&Uncategorized

Clearance around a door – Building Codes As an Architect, I interact with clients, engineers and contractors who have acquired bits of information about Building Codes.  Sometimes, those bits are misconceptions and regurgitated information.  The building codes can be intimidating and have no beginning or end. To learn the code, the best way is jumping in Continue Reading

ADA Renovation Tax credit

ADA Renovation Tax credit – Renovations to building

10 Aug 2018 in ADA&architect in Arizona&Blog&building code&Uncategorized

You may be eligible for an ADA Renovation Tax credit?  If you determine that your existing building does not comply with current ADA Act of 1990, you may be able to get some tax credits of up to $15,000 per year. The ADA Renovation Tax credit associated to building upgrades may apply to the following: Continue Reading

Exit Corridor Width – How to determine – Building Codes

06 Aug 2018 in ADA&Blog&building code&Uncategorized

Exit Corridor Width – Building Codes As an Architect, I interact with clients, engineers and contractors who have acquired bits of information about Building Codes.  Sometimes, those bits are misconceptions and regurgitated information.  The building codes can be intimidating and have no beginning or end. To learn the code, the best way is jumping in feet Continue Reading

Door Size – Does Size matter? Size is dependent on building code.

28 Jul 2018 in ADA&architect in Arizona&Architecture&Blog&building code&Uncategorized

Door size – Building Codes – Size Matters As an Architect, I interact with clients, engineers and contractors who have acquired bits of information about Building Codes.  Sometimes, those bits are misconceptions and regurgitated information.  The building codes can be intimidating and have no beginning or end. To learn the code, the best way is jumping Continue Reading