Joshua Morrison/News Jeffrey Salva of Green Valley Designs works on a project recently at his business office on Harcourt Road.

MOUNT VERNON — Ever wonder why a building is designed the way it is? That’s the job of an architect.

An architect creates a plan for where everything is located in a building, from walls to bedrooms to even restrooms.

That creative thinking is what Jeffrey Salva of Green Valley Designs likes most about the career he’s had for nearly 40 years.

“My favorite thing is designing. Coming up with ideas on how to put together a building to meet a client’s needs,” Salva said. “It’s a very creative process and I enjoy that.”

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