January 23, 2017

Work in Progress at OCACF

Orange County Animal Care Facility In the last three days all the tilt wall panels were erected at Orange County Animal Care Facility (OCACF) supporting the fast-track construction of the County’s new animal shelter. The exciting moment of the last concrete panel being lifted up into place completing the exterior shell of the new animal Read More...

September 27, 2016

Don’t Know Where To Start? Begin With Project Programming.

Prior to jumping into a Schematic Design, including elaborate Floor Plans, and spending a lot of money on something that you don’t quite fully understand and don’t quite know what to expect, we suggest that you first start with the development of a detailed Project Program. This will provide you with a complete, accurate and Read More...

September 12, 2016

A Remodel To Remember On Cape Cod

Congratulations to Veterinary Associates of Cape Cod on becoming the 2016 Merit Award Winner. The nationwide publication DVM 360 announced the Veterinary Hospital Design competition winners earlier in August. Dr. Burns and his team knew exactly what they wanted for their new hospital and made their vision crystal clear. We are very happy for our Read More...

August 1, 2016

Groundbreaking celebration at Orange County Animal Care facility – Tustin, CA

Over 200 Orange County staff, volunteers and community members joined the groundbreaking celebration on Friday, July 29th, at what will be the site of Orange County Animal Care’s new shelter. The facility, to be built on 10 acres at the former Tustin Marine Corps Air Station, will cost nearly $30 million to construct. The new Read More...

April 18, 2016

Creating profitable and enjoyable environments for veterinarians, their staff and clients is what give us our sustenance

At RFA, the core of our business is to solve clients’ problems in order to make them successful. It is also about developing a special relationship with each of them, as every project has its unique story. Creating environments for veterinarians, their staff and clients such that they love being there, working there and bringing Read More...

August 14, 2015

Nurturing your Pet With Nature

Richard M. Rauh, AIA, NCARB rauhaus freedenfeld & associates NATURAL LIGHTING Over the course of time, technology has significantly improved natural daylighting systems such as: clerestory windows, curtain walls, storefront window walls and skylights.  These systems are becoming more popular as applied to better health, energy savings, and spatial ambiance. If we want veterinary medicine Read More...