9,147 New York, NY Architects & Designers

Is the scope of your New York, NY home design project more involved than replacing your kitchen countertops or bathroom flooring? It is the responsibility of home architects to transform human needs and desires into visual concepts and habitable structures. When you hire a home architect, you are not only hiring someone to design and build your home, but you are also hiring the person who will manage all of your budgetary limitations and site constraints, as well as coordinate the relationships of all parties involved in the project. More 
Eisner Design LLC (212) 418-8400
New York, NY, 10017
Eisner Design based in NYC and Hamptons, NY was founded in 1991 by Joseph Eisner on the principle that architectural design is an active, rather than a passive element in our... Read More
The company Ira Frazin Architect was founded in 2002 in NYC. The firm works on residential and commercial projects throughout the US.
New York, 10012
Established in 1991, Wettling Architects is an architectural firm based in New York City’s Soho neighborhood. Wettling Architects was founded on the belief that good design... Read More
CCS ARCHITECTURE (415) 864-2800
CCS Architecture, with offices in San Francisco and New York City, is dedicated to excellence in architecture and interior design.
Ben Herzog (347) 410-5860
Brooklyn, NY, 11215
4 miles from New York
Ben Herzog Architect, PC would love to hear about your project and help you create the best results possible with spaces designed specifically for the needs of you and your family... Read More
Interpreting lifestyle and needs into a visual expression that delights the senses and supports and inspires day to day activity.
Maplewood, NJ, 07040
14 miles from New York
We believe that design matters. We believe that design changes lives. We believe that beautiful spaces inspire. We value all that is beautiful and useful. We value... Read More
Thoughtful Design. We believe that a well conceived design can inspire, elevate and bring meaning to our surroundings and the people we share it with.
New York, NY, 10011
Lauren Rubin Architecture is an architecture and design firm specializing in beautiful clean modernism. LRA combines contemporary architecture with a warm design aesthetic to... Read More
Bruce D. Nagel Architect (855) 283-8855
Each residence is a unique project, because I place primary emphasis on a client-related solution, on its particular fit and suitability.
Axis Mundi (212) 643-2608
New York, NY, 10018
Axis Mundi has been awarded “Best Of Houzz” 2013 in the Design Category by Houzz. Axis Mundi is an interdisciplinary design firm based in New York, providing outstanding works... Read More
Virtus Design (212) 580-0314
Virtus Design is a New York City firm specialized in creating luxurious architecture and interior design solutions for discerning homeowners.
Princeton, NJ, 08542
43 miles from New York
Award winning full service architecture firm based in Princeton, NJ and Meredith, NH specializing in residential renovations, additions and custom new homes using the latest green... Read More
James Dixon Architect PC is an award winning, full-service architectural practice located in Chatham, New York.
Akke Woodworks (631) 988-8108
Northport, NY, 11768
38 miles from New York
Akke Woodworks is a full-service design + build firm specializing in the cosmetic renovation of live/work/play spaces. We approach our work from an artist’s perspective, based on... Read More
Studio ST Architects is a full-service architectural firm located in Manhattan that is dedicated to exploring the embedded logic of materials & structures to generate new spatial experience.
Brooklyn, NY, 11205
3 miles from New York
Andersen-Miller Design is a full-service architecture and planning firm specializing in residential, institutional and landscape projects that seek to be distinctive and lasting. ... Read More
SWA is a full service architectural design firm with twenty two years experience in the USA and abroad.
New York, NY, 10010
We are architects and interior designers, offering our services to residential clients for new homes, renovations, apartments, town houses, multifamily complexes and to commercial... Read More
Small-scale design firm specializing in the creation of livable spaces, unconstrained by style or methodology. The work emerges through the confluence of ideas from all those involved in the process.
New York, NY, 10013
Liz Tiesi, owner and lead designer at Threshold, trained at the Inchbald School of Design in London. After moving back from Europe in 2010, she opened her design firm to provide a... Read More
Rosenberg Kolb Architects (212) 996-3099
Our direction comes from the needs & image of the client; always dedicated to the highest quality of design. Where appropriate, we emphasize energy efficient materials and systems in each project.
Virtus Design (212) 580-0314
New York, NY, 10023
Virtus Design is a New York City based interior design and architecture firm founded by Frederick Wildfoerster. For more than thirty years, Mr. Wildfoerster has been designing... Read More
Modern mid/high-end apartment renovations primarily in New York City with meticulous attention to material selection, detailing & lighting-creating unique sculptured spatial design solutions.
Brooklyn, NY, 11205
3 miles from New York
Jon Andersen Interiors has been a full-service residential interior design firm since 1995. We've worked restoring 19th Century Brownstones and Mid-Century Gems, to... Read More
We work with homeowners, real estate developers, and builders in all stages of design and construction adapting our aesthetics to meet a range of budgets.
New York, NY, 10001
Small-scale design firm specializing in the creation of livable spaces, unconstrained by style or methodology. The work emerges through the confluence of ideas from all those... Read More
Urban Chalet Inc. (415) 819-4956
Clients utilize our entire skill set as our services encompass all phases of a project – from design schematic to design development to project oversight, or anywhere in between.
David Howell Design (212) 477-7700
New York, NY, 10003
DHD Architecture and Design is a versatile practice that encompasses residential, commercial, retail and hospitality projects, with full service capabilities in ground-up... Read More
We specialize in residential architecture and interior design projects using environmentally-conscious green building techniques in the Northeast and California.
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It is best to hire a house architect who will be involved in all phases of the design process, from the initial concept to the completed construction. The architect is often the first person you will hire for your project. If necessary, they might also help you select and hire New York subcontractors, which can include the builders, engineers and landscape architects. House architects are also involved in negotiating contracts for all involved participants. It is for these reasons that it is extremely important for you to have a good relationship with the interior architect you hire. He or she can be the tiebreaking vote between you and the general contractor, and can be your biggest advocate along the way during construction. Depending on the company that you hire, the scope of the work can span from predesign environmental impact studies to selecting furniture and interior finishes.

As far as the process goes, the architecture company that you hire will start with concept drawings and finish with construction drawings and documents. Some firms even design with 3-D renderings and videos, but that should not be assumed. One of the most important duties of an architect is to serve as managers and supervise most aspects of construction as well as facilitate communication between all other contractors.

It is very important to hire the right professional for the job. Remember that the most well-known or established designer might not be the best interior architect for you. It all comes down to the individual project. Research and ask people whose work you like for recommendations. It's important to have somewhat of an idea of what you would like to do to your New York, NY home and how much you would like to spend. Architects are natural problem solvers. They will assess the entire situation and help you to solve your problems too. Don't settle for a single company too early. Call and interview a few. Make sure that you feel like your personalities will mesh well and that you like their professional perspective.

Questions to ask a prospective home architect:
  • What is your fee structure?
  • What does the cost include?
  • Do you have professional liability insurance?
  • Can you handle my special requests (ADA, LEED etc.)?
  • What types of renderings (3-D, video, illustrative) will you produce?
  • What is your experience with similar projects?
  • When do you expect to start and be finished with the project?
  • What do your services include? (It's best that the services are until construction is completed.)
  • What happens when the cost exceeds the budget?
  • Can you provide me with references?
  • Would you say your work has a defining style? (This is important in case the architect's personal style will interfere with your vision.)
  • Will you help with hiring a general contractor and subcontractors?
  • What do you estimate the cost will be?
  • What will I need to provide?
  • Are there any complications you foresee with this project?

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