Merzbau Design Collective was formed by J.C. Schmeil (AIA, LEED AP) in 1998 with the goal of creating beautiful and lasting buildings that transcend the ordinary. We believe that design is a collaborative process, and feel strongly that each project should be a unique response to program, site and context.

Service Provided
Residential architecture: new construction, additions, and remodels.

Area Served
Austin, Texas and beyond.

Certification and Awards
AIA | LEED AP
2006 Heritage Society of Austin Tour; 2006 Cool Homes Tour; 2007 AIA Austin Homes Tour; 2010 Featured Speaker, "Architecture at the Umlauf"; 2011 Featured Speaker, "New Architecture in Austin," Austin Museum of Art; 2013 AIA Austin Homes Tour
Contact: J.C. Schmeil
1401 East 7th Street
Austin, TX 78702
Commented: Showerhead? Hi, the shower valve is by Kohler, and the hand shower is by Grohe. Thanks, J.C. Schmeil, AIA|LEED AP Merzbau Design Collective
July 23, 2014 in Photo Questions  
Commented: Curtains Hi, The curtains are from West Elm. Thanks, J.C. Schmeil, AIA|LEED AP Merzbau Design Collective
July 23, 2014 in Photo Questions  
Commented: Love this bathroom! Hi, The shower pipe is 16" long. Thanks, J.C. Schmeil, AIA|LEED AP Merzbau Design Collective
July 23, 2014 in Photo Questions  
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