Is the connection between the built structure and its environment. HDG carefully considers the form itself along with social, ecological and geological conditions as the project is connected to its environment. These conditions include utilities, access, traffic, storm water, landscaping and parking.
The Hammond Design Group (HDG) is an architectural / landscape architectural team of professionals based in Tallahassee, Florida. HDG was founded by Bret Hammond in February 2000. Having worked at several differing firms; Bret was determined to establish a firm on the tenant of client involvement and a quality of product. Our staff of design professionals range in expertise from architecture, landscape architecture and construction. Bret worked as a landscape architect and served as adjunct professor at FAMU from 1984 until 1991 upon completion of his Master of Architecture. He then worked for several architectural firms in Tallahassee until starting his own office. During the first few years of the HDG firm Bret served as Florida Chapter President for the Florida Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects. Playing a pivotal role in keeping la’s licensed in the state of Florida by lobbying the Florida legislature. During Rhonda’s tenure at a prior firm she gained essential guidance and experience that has proven a solid base for her work at HDG. She started entry level CAD drafting and worked her way into production management, roof inspecting, spec writing and construction administration.Read More