Looking for a great place to learn more about designing a new custom home, cottage, or residential renovation? You’re in the right place! We have information and resources to help you make informed decisions and discover the best options for you and your family.

If you are a Business Owner or Leader considering a custom build, renovation, or addition, contact us for a consultation.

Our design process.

  • Pre-Design phone and site consultations, proposal, contract
  • Phase 1: Programming
  • Phase 2: Schematic Design
  • Phase 3: Design Development
  • Phase 4: Permit/Construction Documents
  • Phase 5: Contract Administration

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Residential Design Articles

Ready to find out more about various aspects of residential design?

Learn more from our selection of articles, covering everything from design for empty-nesters, to choosing a waterfront property, to financing your custom home.

Frequently Asked Questions

We believe it’s very important to provide the answers to your questions, help you to understand the design process, and openly share what is involved in a custom project so that you can determine if it’s the right choice for you.

Download Resources

Access downloadable versions of our design process, information about hiring a design firm, questions to ask, an estimated build cost worksheet.

Talk with us

You have lots of questions and might be finding the whole process somewhat overwhelming. We’d love to help! We would be happy to answer your questions about the architectural design process and find out more about your vision for your home or cottage.