Howard Bankston Post is a small architectural design office specializing is custom remodels, additions and new residences. With more than 20 years experience in the Palo Alto / Portola Valley area, our award-winning practice emphasizes careful listening, along with thoughtful and responsive design, all sprinkled with a bit of fun and a dash of adventure.
Being small, we can be flexible, and responsive to budgetary concerns, while still capable of producing dramatic spaces and refined details. From initial design concept through construction documentation and observation during the construction process, we offer the full range of architectural services.
-Schematic (informal, conceptual) design.
-Building permit sets.
-Full construction drawings (including interior elevations and finish details).
-Recommendations for, and coordination with, any necessary consultants (structural engineer, Title 24 (energy), civil or survey.
-Project specifications (written descriptions of quality standards, products and fixtures, etc).
-Observation during construction.
Palo Alto, Menlo Park, Los Altos, Los Altos Hills, Portola Valley, Woodside, and the general vicinity. Past projects have also been in Aptos, Capitola, Pasadena, New Hampshire, and Tennessee.