San Francisco, CA Architects and Building Designers
- San FranciscoCA94105465037
Design Everest is a leading provider of structural engineering, civil engineering and design services for residential & commercial construction. No project is too small or too big for us. We have successfully completed over 4000 projects across California since 2005 - on time, on quality & on budget! With Design Everest as engineering experts, you can be assured of safe, code-compliant & cost-effective residential or commercial structures. What makes us special and #1 ranked by our customers? Deep engineering and design expertise Our engineering and design knowledge is extensive & we work on a wide range of projects including, but not limited to, custom homes & remodels, apartment buildings, condominiums, townhomes, office buildings, shopping centers, parking structures, restaurants, individual retail stores & warehouses. Our customer success model and our unique customer success approach to design and engineering: At Design Everest, surpassing our clients' expectations is our highest priority. We provide our engineering services using the marketplace model: happy customers are the foundation of a healthy business. Maintaining a strong relationship with our clients & providing a simple, seamless experience is as important to us as delivering high-quality services. To achieve this, our team of customer success managers ensures that each client has an active role in the completion of their project & receives the value they expect from the services we provide. Over a decade of extensive experience all through out California: In business since 2005, and with offices located in San Francisco, Mountain View, Folsom, Los Angeles & San Diego, we provide our services throughout California. Design Everest has a team of fifty licensed, engineers, and drafters. The delivery of structural engineering services has remained relatively unchanged for decades. Although Design Everest uses the same engineering practices that have always been used, we've reinvented how these services are delivered through supplier & project optimization with data analytics. By working with Design Everest, you'll be taking part in a new era of high-quality engineering with superior value in terms of cost & schedule. We support homeowners with comprehensive structural engineering, civil engineering, and design services.
- 5895 Doyle Street EmeryvilleCA94608495040
Projects ranging from Silicon Valley to Wine Country, from urban San Francisco to open country in Saratoga, bay side homes in Tiburon to the neighborhoods of Menlo Park and Atherton, working with the best builders in California, designing new homes and remodels, both outside and inside, we provide a seamless start to finish process. Creating buildings and spaces for living and working that are simple, efficient and unique to the owners and problems that need to be solved. The solution is the coming together of all these elements, which can be modern with elegant proportions or a transition between traditional and contemporary that benefits both. Provided are full design services including extensive 3D modeling, planning and building department coordination, color, materials and lighting design, and construction supervision through project completion. Our process involves several builder pricing sessions until the design and cost are comfortable. Builders we work with are known by us to be reliable, proven and experienced in working with us, creating the details and familiar with the manufacturers and materials we utilize. Detailed time schedules are made to describe the project milestones so the process can be planned and controlled. With over twenty years of experience, our design team works within a system that ensures that clients’ goals are achieved, control over budget is maintained and the project moves forward in a logical, consistent manner. The design, permit, bid and construction process may seem dizzying—our goal is to create a manageable process with gratifying end results. Our knowledge of colors, materials, plumbing fixtures, hardware, doors and windows, appliances, lighting fixtures, give owners total control over the end result. Recommended is everything needed to move into the finished product.
- 1339 Mission Street San FranciscoCA94103495022
Best of Houzz 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014 and 2012. Mark Brand Architecture's award-winning architecture and interior studio balances high design with practicality, combining understated elegance with elements of drama. Our firm specializes in quality new homes, residential remodels and additions. Stylistically, our work would best be described as eclectic, incorporating a variety of influences favoring no single style. Our work ranges from traditional to modern with an emphasis on creativity and problem solving. Our projects are especially noted for their quality of light and orientation to views. Artistic compositions of plan, space and form are enriched by carefully considered color, texture and materials. Mark Brand Architecture's experience in dealing with planning and building departments throughout the Bay Area and our record of working well with project neighbors contribute to our expertise in getting building permits approved. We work closely with our clients, contractors and cost estimators to control construction costs. Mark is a California licensed architect.
- 2443 Fillmore Street #215 San FranciscoCA9411550504
EAG Studio is a full-service residential and commercial architecture and design firm located in San Francisco and serving the greater Bay Area. It offers a wide range of services and its creative solutions and common sense approach help attain its clients' architectural and design objectives effectively every time. EAG crafts spaces and buildings around the art of combining contemporary living and timeless design, all tailored to each client's specific needs and style preferences. EAG favors thoughtful and sophisticated esthetics, with greater functionality and enhanced flow. Usability, lifestyle and sustainability are always kept close to mind, as well as a clever use of every dollar spent to ensure that resources are utilized where it matters most. After coming up with a solid design, the boutique firm of ten professionals also prides itself in looking after its clients' interests every step of the way, from dedicated customer service and vertical service integration, all the way to negotiating with subs and vendors, as well as ensuring the delivery of true craftsmanship throughout the execution. EAG Studio's work was featured in California Home and Design, Gentry Design, HGTV and Kitchen & Bath Ideas among others.
- 1000 South Winchester Blvd. San JoseCA95128495079
BEST OF HOUZZ (DESIGN): 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012 BEST OF HOUZZ (CUSTOMER SERVICE): 2019, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013 HOUZZ ADVICE GURU: 2016 Studio S Squared Architecture, Inc. was founded on the belief that client involvement and a positive relationship is the key to a successful project, and we are committed to a team-oriented approach in all phases of the design process. We believe in the value of collaboration within our office, with our consultant team, the building contractor, and most importantly, the owner. When you hire Studio S Squared Architecture, you partner with a diverse, dynamic team of experts who will help guide you through the entire design process, from initial concepts all the way through construction. We consistently deliver outstanding design that makes the most of your budget—along with innovative ideas that transform your space into something truly extraordinary. Our practical experience covers the entire spectrum of projects, from small commercial remodels to large corporate campuses, from single family homes to multi-family buildings. The common thread in our buildings is the belief that architecture can lift the spirit, and that great relationships make great architecture possible. Great architecture involves more than using our expertise to navigate governmental approvals. Clients look to us to take their ideas and elevate them into a design uniquely tailored to their site, personal, and business needs. We work to keep the lines of communication with clients open at all times to ensure that we can craft a building that is uniquely their own. With this approach, it is possible to create a “signature” building with every project we design. Our firm is committed to conservation and wise use of our natural resources, and minimizing our projects' impact on both the built and unbuilt environment. We also commit a percentage of our billable hours every year to local non-profits in need of pro bono or reduced-cost architectural services.
- 101 Montgomery Street, Suite 650 San FranciscoCA9410448507
An architectural design firm with offices in San Francisco and New York City, Martinkovic Milford Architects (MMA) crafts high-end, custom solutions for home owners and developers, healthcare providers, commercial and hospitality clients. Client-focused and innovative, we strive to combine an understanding of your hopes and dreams for your home with the untapped potential of your site – the end result being a home that’s unique and special to you.
- 49 Zoe Street, Suite 10 San FranciscoCA94107495023
Kaplan Architects has over 3 decades experience in new home design and custom home remodels throughout San Francisco, the East Bay, the Peninsula and other San Francisco Bay Area communities. At Kaplan Architects we believe in pursuing design excellence. We do this through thoughtful iteration of ideas, challenging our own preconceptions, and rethinking the solutions we develop. We strive for the results of our work to be functional, timeless, and beautiful. We create spaces with our clients’ needs and desires foremost in mind and we strive to create spaces that are warm and inviting. Our approach involves listening to the clients’ needs and designing custom solutions to meet their specific requirements. We promote designs that are functional and have a clean, timeless character, not solely based on the fashion of the day. We have done work in many of the jurisdictions of this region and have developed a process to navigate the complex approvals required to build and remodel. The firm has been published in Home Magazine, Custom Home, Northern California Home and Garden, Sunset Magazine, Trends and various other periodicals. The firm has received several awards for its residential projects and has been featured in various exhibitions featuring Bay Area architects. Home and Garden Television (HGTV) has featured many of our projects on their national television network.
- 523 Francisco Street San FranciscoCA94133505018
BEST OF HOUZZ (DESIGN): 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012 ; BEST OF HOUZZ (CUSTOMER SERVICE): 2016, 2013, Mark English AIA and his associates at Mark English Architects create beautiful modern architecture, exploring the power of simple forms and spaces specific to place and client desire. Since its founding in 1992, Mark English Architects has designed numerous residential and entertainment spaces throughout California, Arizona, Texas and Mexico. The firm has a special interest in building in the urban context, with half of its work occurring in San Francisco. Mark English Architects offers a designer's sense of artistry, supported by practical knowledge gained from years of direct hands-on building experience, having worked as a carpenter on his first realized home design at the age of 19. The team respectfully guides the the client towards what could, and what should, happen in a space - so that they are both pleased and surprised by the results. Mark's undergraduate experience at CalPoly included rigorous training in engineering and structural principles. Incorporating practical experience with structural systems and energy efficiency to the project early helps to streamline the design process. Graduate studies at the Syracuse University campus in Florence, Italy complemented Mark's interests in Greco-roman and Mesoamerican archaeology and history. As a licensed architect, Mark has supported the profession and his colleagues through participation in the AIA, the local AIA's Small Business Committee, and by coaching his peers on new strategies for social media and marketing. He has also promoted principles of energy-efficient design as it relates to compliance with California's Title 24 energy code, as well as green building programs such as Green-point Rating and the California Solar Initiative. Mark English is the editor of two respected online magazines, and along with co-editor and writer Rebecca Firestone, has created a forum for the local architectural community with"The Architects' Take". A second online publication, "Green Compliance Plus" features residential energy compliance case studies and advice, as well as serving as a portal for Residential Title-24 services tailored for architects as clients. The Firm is located in San Francisco's North Beach neighborhood.
- 355 11th Street, Suite 300 San Francisco94103505040
Founded in San Francisco in 1980, Gast Architects is an eleven-person, service-oriented practice specializing in custom residential homes and renovations, including the sensitive restoration and adaptation of historic properties. We offer comprehensive architectural services and take pride in the close working relationships we develop with our clients in responding to their needs, taste, budget and schedule, while maintaining architectural design excellence. Sustainable design strategies are integral to the design process, and several on our team are experienced LEED Accredited Professionals. Our projects range in scope from the development of large country properties and inner city whole house renovations to more modest additions to and remodeling of existing housing in styles from warm modern to traditional. We enjoy, and are skilled at, working with the limitations and opportunities inherent in renovating or adding to existing structures. Our long-term relationships with contractors, craftspeople and consultants strengthen the trust and effective team communication necessary for producing superior results. Having practiced in the Bay Area for decades, we know the local Planning and Building agencies and their staffs, and how to work with them to secure code interpretations before problems arise. We have represented our clients successfully before commissions, design review panels and appeal boards, and are adept at moving our projects through the approvals maze.
- 1155 Meridian Avenue Suite #207San JoseCA95125495034
Robin McCarthy is a California licensed architect who specializes in residential architecture. My company, Arch Studio, Inc., is a full-service architectural design studio that can help you plan your design project from beginning to end. We specialize in custom residential remodels, additions, and brand new construction. Please check out my website www.archstudioinc.com for more information. Best of Houzz 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2019 - in Design, Service, and Client Satisfaction. Your portfolio was voted most popular by the Houzz community.
- 2325 Third Street Suite 341 san franciscoCA9410750505
Operating out of a converted warehouse in the Dogpatch/Potrero district of San Francisco, Nick Noyes Architecture has found a prominent place in the architectural community of the Bay Region and beyond. Founded in 1992 this nationally and internationally published and award-winning firm concentrates on new residential construction and residential renovations. The firm is noted for consistently producing work that is both rich in formal clarity and expressive of the material nature of construction. On all projects particular attention is paid to client satisfaction, an appropriate response to site and context and the inclusion of environmentally sensitive and sustainable methods. Nick Noyes Architecture is known for working creatively within tight budgets. Extensive travel and residence abroad as well as an education on both the east and west coasts have equipped Nick Noyes to work creatively with a diverse clientele and a geographically varied set of commissions. Nick Noyes recieved a Bachelor of Arts in Architecture from the University of California, Berkeley and a Masters of Architecture from Yale University. Nick is licensed in California and Delaware and is a member of the American Institute of Architects. Along with his practice Nick has also taught architecture at the University of California, Berkeley and most recently as an Adjunct Professor at the California College of the Arts.
- 1175 Folsom Street San FranciscoCA9410350509
etA is a full-service architecture office focused on residential and commercial projects throughout the Bay Area. Working collaboratively with each client, etA creates unique architectural designs that respond to context, function and budget. Expressing the essence of materials, light and space, etA creates high-quality, well-crafted designs. Permitting experience, attention to detail, and follow-through during construction distinguish etA and result in successful built projects. Please contact us to schedule a complementary meeting to discuss our design process, full portfolio, and the construction and permitting process.
- 273 Duncan Street San FranciscoCA9413150503
Studio Peek Ancona provides innovative architecture and interiors that draw on global resources to address aesthetic, functional, and financial considerations. The studio's internationally recognized work includes residential, commercial, institutional, and LEED design. Honors include a Fulbright in Architecture, AIA CA and NJ Design Awards, and a FEMA Best Practice. The "Flood-Proof House" at Stinson Beach was recognized as one of the fifteen most beautiful houses in America by leading French magazine Avivre, best houses of the year by Baanlaesuan, published in Dwell Magazine as "Prince of Tides," and nominated to become part of Smithsonian collection. The most recent "LEED Hurricane House" received a 2018 AIA Award. Both houses are cutting edge investigations of resilience for the 21st Century and draw on twenty years of hazard-resistant design, including flood, hurricane, earthquake, and fire-resistant work as professors and architects. Matthew Peek AIA, licensed architect in CA and NJ, studied architecture at Berkeley, Columbia, and Yale, with a Fulbright at the University of Venice. Matt has also taught at the University of California, Berkeley, and the University of San Francisco. A native San Franciscan, his experience includes projects in various U.S. states and abroad, and has served as a trustee of various institutions committed to improving education, the arts, and the architecture of neighborhoods and the city. Renata Ancona studied architecture and engineering at Berkeley, Pescara, and graduated summa cum laude from the University of Florence. Her work is characterized by a contemporary aesthetic focusing on the refinement of sustainable design. Renata’s innovations in high performance interior and exterior materials is projected into new lightweight architectural forms, blurring inside and out. She combines almost thirty years of experience of American and Italian design sensibilities, creating spaces balancing elegance and comfort.
- 1515 Guerrero San FranciscoCA9411048507
Award Winning California Registered Architect - Kamala Mostert offers over 15 years experience with residential architecture and interior design. Bathroom and Kitchen remodels, residential additions and new construction. Architecture & Interior Designs featured in the San Francisco Chronicle.
- 2180 Bryant Street, Suite 203 San FranciscoCA94110505027
Klopf Architecture brings the outside in. For 18 years the team at Klopf Architecture has sought to understand each client's needs, then designed custom solutions for each unique situation. Specializing in new warm, modern homes and modernist net-zero energy houses, the firm uses clean lines, proportioning, restful alignments, and natural materials to admit natural light and connect inhabitants with nature. The firm's primary goal is to create spaces people love to inhabit.