At the very least, a home must serve its residents’ needs, be in harmony with its
environment, and be as gentle to Mother Nature as possible. Richard Olson’s goal
as a residential designer is to create a special corner of the universe for you that
goes well beyond those basic requirements. Your home should both delight your senses
and please your emotions while it protects you from the environment and the environment
The projects you’ll see on these pages will show you how he has achieved these goals
for other people and how he will do the same for you.