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About Us

The roots of our practice were founded here in Christchurch in 1922 by W.H. Trengrove. Over the subsequent generations, Trengrove Architects became an integral part of the city’s architectural landscape. We have recently been renamed Totem Studio Architects a banner head that encompasses our "Unique to You" philosophy, our deep roots and long history as a practice, acknowledges our connection to craft and to our landscape and our inclusive studio work environment. Our architecture is in every instance uniquely centered on our client, on understanding their particular needs and surpassing their expectations. We take great satisfaction in the pride our clients show in their new home or workplace. Our directors Daryl, David and Ian provide a wealth of experience and expertise, ably supported by our dedicated staff of architects, designers, and technicians, bringing forward-thinking innovations and fresh ideas to each new project.
Services Provided

3D Rendering, Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs), Architectural Design, Architectural Drawings, Attic Conversion, Basement Remodeling, Bathroom Design, Building Design, Drafting, Earthquake Retrofitting, Energy-Efficient Homes, Floor Plans, Garage Design, Green Building, Guesthouse Design & Construction, Handicap-Accessible Design, Historic Building Conservation, Home Additions, Home Extensions, Home Gym Design & Construction, Home Remodeling, Home Restoration, House Plans, Kitchen Design, Kitchen Remodeling, Laundry Room Design, Modular Home Additions, Mudroom Design, Multigenerational Homes, New Home Construction, Outdoor Kitchen Design, Passive Solar Heating & Cooling, Pool House Design & Construction, Project Management, Rooftop Deck Installation, Space Planning, Staircase Design, Sustainable Design, Tiny House Construction, Universal Design, Custom Homes

Areas Served

Christchurch, Selwyn, Hurinui, Waimakarari, Canterbury

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82 Oxford Terrace Level 1
Totem Studio Architects ltd.
New Zealand
Typical Job Cost 200,000 - 3,000,000+