Abitare Design Studio, LLC
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Stephen J. Maffei, founder and owner of Abitare Design Studio, currently serves as Company President and Principal Designer. Stephen holds a Bachelor of Architecture from Drexel University. Stephen’s qualifications include over 20 years’ experience in residential design, custom interiors, urban planning, development, design-build, and a strong background in commercial and retail design. His experience also includes pre-planning stages, identifying zoning requirements, conducting feasibility studies, and overall master project planning.

Stephen has an extensive background in the management of construction documents, permitting, cost analysis, and contract negotiations for a variety of both private and public projects including expertise in construction administration.

As lead designer of the firm, Stephen’s growth of the firm’s residential work and client base has contributed significantly to the expansion and organization of the company. Stephen commands a strong business sense, is well versed in the latest ideas and industry trends, and collaborates closely with clients to ensure successful delivery of projects. Stephen drove the use of cloud technologies to enhance the customer experience and foster close communications on all projects from conception to completion.

Prior to founding Abitare Design Studio in 2008, Stephen held the position of President and Managing Partner at LandMark Professional Design for over 10 years; he has also worked as senior level designer and project manager during his early career.

Services Provided
Architectural Design, Architectural Drawings, Custom Homes, Historic Building Conservation, Interior Design, Design Build, Custom Home Planning & Design, Construction Mangement, Project Management, Student Housing, Color Consulting, Historical Renovation

Areas Served
Philadelphia, Bucks County, Delaware County, Montgomery County, Southern New Jersey, New York City

Certifications and Awards
American Institute of Architects
International Code Council
Building Industry of Philadelphia
Philadelphia's Full-Scope Architecture & Interior Design Firm

Contact: Stephen Maffei
Location: 39 North 3RD Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
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Commented: Stair Fabricator Our firm designed the concept for the stairs and railings. The project builder contracted a steel fabricator to create and install. Unfortunately we do not have the information of the fabricator.
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Commented: Love the backsplash... what is it? Thank you! The backsplash was crafted from stainless steel panels
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Commented: What is the company who manufactures the glass PC desk please and than Thank you for your interest! The desk was purchased from Luxe Home in Philadelphia, PA. Unfortunately that is the extent of the information we have on that product. There is a very similar one curren...
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Commented: Wall color? I have to look and get back to you.
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