News & Updates

  • Home automation - Panache stays at the cutting edge of new and exciting home technologies to bring you the latest in futureproofed innovation. Panache partners with industry leaders such as Crestron, Lutron, and RTI to bring full control of your home into the palm of your hand. Nobody wants to be on vacation wondering if they left the AC on or in bed trying to remember if they locked the front door. With an app on your tablet or smartphone, Panache gives you the ability to answer these pesky questions no matter where you are in your house or in the world. Adjust ... Continue Reading
  • Green living - Panache is dedicated to creating beautiful environments inside and out. From our energy-efficient engineering to our environmentally conscious construction, we promise that your home will be as sustainable as it is beautiful. A home should not be at odds with its surroundings. It should be part of the landscape, perfectly complementary to the location nature has prepared for your house. Panache builds our custom homes to be products of their environment: windows strategically spaced to allow light to stream in during key hours of the day so your home stays bright, but not too hot in the summer; hardwoods sourced ... Continue Reading
  • Residential lighting - Lighting is the most essential element in the decoration of a home. When done properly, no one will notice the lighting itself -- they will be blown away by the gorgeous use of color in your home, by the subtle texturing of the finishes, and by the open feel of a room. They’ll marvel at how right everything feels as it works together in harmony, each individual piece of the puzzle shining with a brilliance only made possible by the proper application of lighting. A home is nothing without a resident. Panache believes that everything in your home should be ... Continue Reading
  • Home theaters - By taking our clients’ needs and wishes into account, Panache promises a gorgeous and functional space that you can enjoy at all hours of the day. Because of the complexity involved in constructing a custom home theater, we and our designers assist the homeowner throughout the design and construction process. A soundproof room is of utmost importance in any home theater. A movie should not disturb those in other areas of the house, just as those in other areas of the house should not be able to disturb a movie. Sound dampening is as much an art as it is ... Continue Reading
  • LEED Certification - What is LEED Certification? The Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification program sets out strict guidelines and building standards for environmentally conscious building practices. By futureproofing our construction, Panache ensures lower energy costs and a smaller carbon footprint while incorporating new and exciting green technologies into each of our projects. LEED guarantees that the planning and construction methods of commercial projects are environmentally sound, energy- and water-efficient, and low emission. Air quality both inside the units and outside the building are tested throughout the building process to ensure adherence to LEED specifications at all stages of development, including ... Continue Reading
  • Office Amenities - Modern office space amenities encourage a healthy work-life balance, help employees stay alert throughout the day, promote health and happiness over time, and foster a sense of community that keeps everyone feeling and working at their best. Creating a comfortable work environment promises greater collaboration, reduces turnover, and promotes a sense of belonging. Amenities such as these are a common feature among companies that consistently rank as some of the best places in the world to work. Accessible Food Options Having healthy, convenient food located on or close to the office campus is an excellent resource for employees. This food ... Continue Reading
  • Commercial automation technology - Technology is booming in all sectors, and as algorithms and automated systems become more and more commonplace the traditional office environment is adapting to keep up. Workplaces are incorporating these new technologies into their existing models, creating spaces that are as comfortable and profitable as possible while embracing the exciting changes technology can offer. Connectivity Wireless connectivity is the basic building block of office technology. A strong wifi signal does wonders for productivity by itself, and since all other automation systems will be running through your office’s local network it is essential to have a powerful, business-grade router coupled with ... Continue Reading
  • Green building - Energy economy is our priority. We strive to construct environmentally conscious buildings without compromising on construction quality. Our architects focus on reducing the energy demand of buildings by embracing better insulating measures, low energy lighting, and proper application of resource-efficient processes to design buildings that are truly green. LEED Accreditation LEED, or Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, provides a model that covers the significant issues associated with green building. The U.S. Green Building Council developed the LEED rating system to evaluate the sustainability of buildings, creating a unified model for developers and engineers. LEED is the most widely used ... Continue Reading
  • Panache Brings EIGHTFOLD to Austin - Panache Development takes great pride in launching a new, revolutionary space called EIGHTFOLD. Boasting over 3.5 million square feet, EIGHTFOLD is a mixed-use urban campus that will be a community in and of itself within the heart of Austin, Texas. EIGHTFOLD will be a prime destination for innovation and interconnectivity where its community members can create and produce in areas such as the arts, science, business, health, and more. Inspired by ideals such as growth, mindfulness, and appreciation for nature, EIGHTFOLD will truly be a haven where its community members can live and work in perfect harmony with the natural ... Continue Reading
  • A New Concept in Retail Spaces Hutto Market - A new concept in convenience store design combined with retail and restaurant space, Panache is pleased to announce completion of the design and will break ground in March of 2015 at the corner of FM 1660 and Evans Street.