Winter’s On Its Way

Cozying Up On a Cold Winter’s Day   This time of the year when we are on the verge of winter, and leaving fall behind, I wake up every day and hope to see the first big snow fall of the year. I get so excited for everything that comes along with the snow! Being… Read more »

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Dirty Hands for a Good Cause

digging in the dirt Part of Slifer’s Cleaning Crew: Left to right – Eric Pence, Michelle Caster, MaiMai Dorn, Kari Gerber, Elizabeth Holland, Susan Ferrari, JoAnne Brutsch, Kim Toms. Most of the Slifer Designs’ crew got their hands really dirty last week when they took a day to help clean up from the floods in… Read more »

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Lake Tahoe’s Homerun

Slifer's latest homerun Slifer Design’s talented designers recently finished a special project in Lake Tahoe. Kim Toms completed the fixed finishes a while back, while recently Andrea Georgopolis and Shelley Neely took the Homerun project by storm in Lake Tahoe to complete the large install. The team worked feverishly, completing five units to the exacting… Read more »

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Fall Favorites

The Lure of Autumn Fall has always been my favorite season! (Read on to find why!)   Maybe it is because my birthday is the same day as the fall equinox, marking the first day of Autumn, or maybe it’s because I grew up in New England and have wonderful memories of long winding roads, lined… Read more »

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I Fall For…

Recovering from Summer Fun It is always hard to watch summer go—I love, love, love summer—it’s my favorite time of year. And although I miss the bluebird summer days and relaxed summer evenings, I can’t say I dread the arrival of fall. The beauty of autumn is right around the corner with the breathtaking yellows and… Read more »

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Ahhhh Summer

What We did this summer There is nothing like summer in Colorado. Blue skies, ballets, concerts, hikes, bike rides, weddings–the great outdoors beckons. And despite our hectic work schedules, we make the time to answer. Some of us had family and friends visit, while others left the Rockies behind and sojourned around the globe. After… Read more »

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Multicopter view of USA Pro Cycling Tour

on the bike trail Garrett Oleson talks about his latest project at the USA Pro Cycling Challenge last Thursday. Thanks to some wonderful bosses I knocked off a little early yesterday and took some video with my multicopter at the race going through Wolcott. This is a hobby that I have been working on for… Read more »

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Francie’s Cabin Didn’t Let Me Down!

Hut This way: a weekend adventure at Francie's CAbin Sue Poisson, our Billing Manager, managed to escape from the office recently and took a sojourn into the back country, spending a few days at Francie’s Cabin, delightfully off the beaten path. Sometimes getting away from it all allows for adventure and new friendships. Read on… Read more »

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The Birth of a House

Adventures in Design Designers are used to obstacles but a recent Slifer Designs’ beach house project might go down in history as one of the tougher ones. But as often the case, the end result was so worth all of the difficulties. Between a tight lot size (50-feet wide), nutty zoning laws and having to… Read more »

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Alaskan Inspiration

into the wild I don’t get to travel home very often but when I do, I am reminded why I love Alaska. Every time I turn around I find a photo-worthy scene. I am not sure I have always been so aware of the beauty of the north, but I appreciate it more and more…. Read more »

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