For Emerson, research is the starting point of each project. An informed design is created through working hands on with clients and observing the values of the community. He strives to bridge tradition and innovation, letting a space feel familiar, while harnessing contemporary architectural theory and sustainable practices. Designs constantly evolve and Emerson provides multiple solutions to meet building criteria. Refining these ideas with the help of industry experts leads to a final product that serves not only the client but enhances its surroundings for generations.