more than design
more than design
We are a boutique residential professional services firm based in Austin, Texas. We are passionate about what we do, because we know that the house you live in shapes your life - your lifestyle, your mood, your pride, and your relationships with the people who share your space. How it is built affects your comfort and health, and therefore, your quality of life. It most likely is your biggest investment. Certainly, if you invest in it and love what you build, it will serve you a lifetime, and become your legacy. We want to be a part of that story of your life.
To ensure that your project is a success. Project management is the oil that keeps your project/ machine running on track. Delivered through a process that we developed to help us manage the project, coordinate the project team, and maintain project schedule - from initiation through all phases of design and construction to move-in.
We design customized solutions that are site-specific, responsive to climate, and tailored to the client’s unique needs, desires, and aesthetic style. We integrate multiple design disciplines so that they inform each other to result in a cohesive whole. We value creativity, functionality, constructability, and beauty.
We guide our clients through the complicated process of designing and building a custom home. We ask pertinent questions, anticipate issues, manage expectations, coordinate the team, and provide counsel. We take the stress and anxiety out of the process. We have experience managing luxury homes with sophisticated amenities, infrastructure, and complex systems. We have worked on projects in Austin, Dallas, San Antonio, Houston, and surrounding areas. Therefore, we are intricately familiar with the challenges, restrictions, and opportunities that each present.
We recognize that building a custom house is a collaborative process and that putting together the right team of professionals is important to the success of the project. We believe that the contributions of the interior designer, landscape architect, structural engineer, and other consultants help consolidate the vision for the project. We take pride in well-constructed homes. We know that the contractors, artisans, and craftsmen who bring the design to life leave an indelible imprint on the project – which is why we think of the builder as a core team member. We like to have the builder on board early in the process (during schematic design) to establish an estimate and validate the scope of work.