Entries by Factor Design Build

Create An Outdoor Living Space To Enjoy This Season

Looking forward to spring already? Things have started to bloom, birds are chirping and the air is getting warmer. If that doesn’t make you want to get outside, nothing will. Here are some ways the team at Factor can upgrade your existing outdoor spaces so you can spend more time outside and extend your home […]


Tips For Winterizing Your Colorado Home

According to the Farmer’s Almanac, Denver is in for some crazy winter weather full of ups and downs. Whether you believe in the power of the Almanac’s abilities in meteorology or not, it’s important to make sure your home is prepared for winter. Freezing and thawing can wreak havoc on both modern and historic homes. […]

Design Guide: Mixing Style & Function with Modern Farmhouse Design

When you consider modern farmhouse style, extend your vision beyond the borders of an old Mason jar. The characteristics of this modern design utilize elements that incorporate clean Scandinavian lines with the earthy and organic. To achieve this unique quality, the team at Factor Design Build integrates the sophisticated requirements of today’s homeowner with a […]


Choosing the Right Design Team for Your Kitchen Remodel

Your 3-Step Guide to Choosing the Right Design Team for your Kitchen Remodel  Not all design build firms are created equal. Selecting the right design team for your kitchen remodel requires careful consideration of your home’s flow and functionality and your family’s needs. Additionally, you need to choose a builder who is committed to working […]


Foothills Rd

Many people can’t see beyond the current aesthetics when looking to buy a house, but this innovative couple recognized the good bones of their mid-century style home in Golden’s Applewood neighborhood and…


Forest St

The beautiful home located in Denver’s Hilltop area had plans for an updated fireplace and evolved into a freshening up of the whole main level, the focus points being the fireplace, kitchen, and powder bath.

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Colorado Homes & Lifestyles Features Factor’s Impactful Work on a Forever Family Home in Golden

Factor Design Build Featured in Colorado Homes & Lifestyles Magazine The Factor Design Build team was proudly featured in Colorado’s leading home design and interior decorating resource, Colorado Homes & Lifestyles in an article entitled, “A Fateful Family Home in Golden.” The piece highlights Factor’s expansive renovation work on a mid-century style house in Golden’s […]

Friends & Family Day at A Basin

Factor Design Build Team Hits the Slopes to Celebrate Spring with Family and Food What better way to welcome the changing seasons than to head to the mountains for some spring skiing and family fun? The team at Factor Design Build kicked off spring this April with a special trip to Arapahoe Basin in Keystone, […]

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What Your Kitchen’s Missing: Creative Upgrades to make your Kitchen the Centerpiece of your Home

Creating a kitchen that ‘has it all’ is no easy undertaking— but it can be done. When planning your kitchen remodel, you want to ensure it fulfills all of your needs and desires. Despite extensive investigation, you may still be wondering: are there features I’m forgetting? Before finalizing your plans, take a look at a […]

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4 Key Questions to Ask Yourself When Considering Building a Home Addition

After much research, you’ve come to the conclusion that it’s time to start planning your home addition. When everything is said and done, adding onto your house will give you more space, improve your quality of life, and enhance the resale value of your property. Before moving forward with your home addition project, consider these […]


Factor named as Best Design Build Firm by Denver Architect

Showcasing Factor Design Build’s Custom Homes in Denver and Boulder Denver Architects’ website recently featured Factor Design Build in their article titled, “The Best Design-Build Firms in Denver.” Founders Josh Fiester and Kent Simpson and their complete construction team are continually growing Factor Design Build’s portfolio of homes, remodels, and renovations in the Denver metro […]


Design Tips For Your Dream Kitchen

  Choose the Right Kitchen Layout for Your Lifestyle How do you envision life in your kitchen? Is it a multifunctional space for work, family time, and entertainment? Is it a chef’s paradise? With Factor Design Build, your dream kitchen can truly become your reality! No matter the layout, a functional flow to fit your […]

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5280 Features Denver’s Premier Design-Build Firm in Recent Article

Factor Design Build is Featured in Denver’s 5280 Magazine Factor Design Build was recently featured in the iconic Denver-based 5280 Magazine in an article titled, “The 5280 Home Guide To Denver’s Renovation Scene.” Highlighting Factor Design Build co-founder and CEO Josh Fiester, the article details the nuances of a recent home renovation done in collaboration […]

Running with Rudolph!

Factor Design Celebrates Denver Veterans this Holiday Season Making the most of the holiday season begins with giving back to the community we serve and support. This December, the Factor Design Build crew put on our running gear and got outside to team up with the Red, White, and Blue (RWB) Veterans Denver Chapter at […]


Why Full Service Design Build?

What Makes the Full-Service Design Build Process Better?   Since a home remodel is one of the most expensive and invasive projects any homeowner willingly undertakes, it makes sense that design, project management, and execution are key influencers in choosing the right contractor fit. Traditionally, you begin your remodel working directly with an architect or […]


Roll With Soul 2017

This past weekend Factor was honored to be a part of the Soul Day Foundation’s second annual Roll with Soul event in Wash Park! The Factor team has a lot of avid cyclists in their midst, especially Josh Fiester, so we were wheelie wheelie excited to be able to contribute to a cause we felt […]


Remodeling Strategies

At Factor we believe that remodeling your home will improve your quality of life, and we strive to make the process just as positive as the outcomes. But hey, you’re remodeling for you, not us. We get that. Our focus is on your unique situation to create smart, beautiful designs that improve your daily life. […]

Bold and Brassy

Off-white may have dominated the walls in 2016, but 2017 is continuing its unpredictable streak with its slightly bolder color palette. Expect to see a lot of jewel toned living areas, deep navy cabinets, and hardware, as well as bright accent finishes.  If stepping outside your comfort zone is in your design plan, some of […]


Before and After: 9 Changes that Transformed this Family’s Home

Boulder professionals approached Factor Design Build about remodeling their North Boulder home to improve the lifestyle of their family of five. The residence’s overall design aesthetic was dated and tired, space in the kitchen and two upstairs bathrooms wasn’t being utilized to its fullest capacity, and poor construction of the sunroom made it an unusable […]