A homeowner considering building a new home or undertaking a remodeling project faces a daunting number of decisions, from establishing a budget to selecting interior finishes. In this guide to design, new construction and remodeling, registered architect and interior designer Brent Nyquist leads you through the process. Acquire the tools to manage your project successfully and to assess the role, value and quality of the professionals involved. Learn about new concepts in design and home building as well as practical solutions that define living in the 21st century, including green design and construction and the components required to create a healthful and energy-efficient home environment.


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Section Title
Designing, Building and Remodeling Your Dream Home
Online, fixed date
6:30PM to 8:30PM
Oct 05, 2020 to Nov 09, 2020
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
  • Online
Delivery Options
Synchronous Learning  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition non-credit $250.00
Section Notes

This course will be held online in a synchronous format.  Access information will be sent prior to the course start date.

Refund Policy A 10 percent processing fee will be subtracted from all refunds. Due to the high demand for courses, registrations are considered final as of 10 days prior to the class start date. No refunds will be issued after these dates and credits will not be given for future classes. No refunds will be granted for participants who miss a portion of a program. Refund requests before the deadline must be made in writing to gscs@rice.edu.