News and Updates

January 2014

6a00d8341bf7f753ef010536a6c14a970c-800wiSimple+Sustainable” is the title of a new feature of this web site. We will highlight  products and techniques that, while simple, are sustainable. Little things that respect the triple bottom line. They may not solve the problems facing Earth, but they do not contribute to them.


January 2014

LEED Accredited Professional Building Design and Construction

LEED Accredited Professional Building Design and Construction

CV3 Architectural PC is very pleased to announce its membership to the Unitemember_grayStates Green Building Council. USGBC was established in 1993 to promote sustainability in the building and construction industry.

This association coincides with Mr. Vara’s LEED accreditation.  In December of last year Chuck received his credentials as a LEED Accredited Professional with a speciality in Building Design and Construction (LEED AP BD+C). This designation reflects his strong desire to design buildings in a sustainable manor. With 30 years of design experience CV3 Architectural PC looks forward to working with you to on your next building project.



November 2013

CV3 Architectural PC is very pleased to offer a new range of services to its residential clients. Computer modeling and animation is a very effective way to visualize a project and select features that will enhance the final design.

Until now, these services were more expensive and therefore typically used on commercial projects. Using State-of-the-art software and techniques, we have refined our process so that we can offer these services more cost effectively. From interior to exterior; stills to animation; material selection to spacial analysis we look forward to using this comprehensive tool to assist you with your residential project.

For a sample of these services, please visit our website’s Residential Page. Under “Selected Projects” select “Residential Design” click on the image of the Residential Addition in the upper righthand corner.


October 2013

CV3 Architectural PC has added a new page to it’s WEB Site. Under “Selected Projects” you will find “Residential Design”. It is our intention to continually update this page to keep you posted on our most recent work.

We would like to work with you on your residential project. CV3 Architectural PC looks forward to sharing with you in bringing your thoughts to life and creating an environment that allows you to be at home.


September 2013

Charles is now a registered account holder with the NYSDOH Health Commerce System (HCS). HCS is an advanced information management system used by NYSDOH to facilitate their mission and more. In his assigned role, Charles is able to submit and edit E-CON (Electronic Certificate of Need) applications.

Currently, CV3 Architectural is collaborating with Odd Fellow and Rebekah Rehabilitation and Health Care Center in Lockport, NY, to transform the facility’s North Wing into a state-of-the-art, homelike rehabilitation center. The NYSDOH HCS has been used throughout the process.