John Donkin is a licensed architect with nearly thirty years of architectural experience preceded by seven years' work in construction. He is particularly interested in the development of innovative building forms especially suited to unique clients and unusual situations.
After graduating from the School of Architecture at Carleton University, Mr Donkin worked as project architect in two prominent Ottawa architectural firms on a variety of residential, commercial and mixed-use projects. He has experience in all aspects of project design, management and construction, including zoning interpretation, architectural design, site planning, budget and cost analysis, construction documentation, the preparation of tender documents and analysis of tenders, contract administration, site review and the certification of payments. John Donkin is also experienced in energy efficient building technology, including LEED and passivhaus energy standards.
Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs), Architectural Design, Architectural Drawings, Bathroom Design, Building Design, Custom Home, Deck Design, Energy-Efficient Homes, Green Building, Handicap-Accessible Design, Home Additions, Home Extensions, Home Remodeling, Home Restoration, House Plans, Kitchen Design, Multigenerational Homes, New Home Construction, Staircase Design, Sustainable Design, Universal Design, 3D Home Design, Custom Homes
Ottawa, Aylmer, Barrhaven, Bells Corners, Britannia, Chelsea, Deschênes, Gatineau, Gloucester, Hazeldean, Hull, Kanata, Leitrim, Nepean, Old Chelsea, Orleans, Pointe-Gatineau, Quebec, Rockcliffe Park, Shirleys Bay, Templeton, Uplands
OAA - Ontario Association of ArchitectsRAIC - Royal Architectural Institute of CanadaGOHBA - Greater Ottawa Home Builders' AssociationORSA - Ottawa Regional Society of Architects