Top 10 Architects in Novato, CA

Porch Pro Headshot Design Everest
Architects
Serves Novato, California
(189)
"I recently used Design Everest firm for structural engineering needs with my home remodeling. I found them to be very professional, very knowledgable with everything related to Structural Engineering, on schedule from delivery point of view, very friendly and go out of their way to help their custo...Read more about Design Everest
"I recently used Design Everest firm for structural engineering needs with my home remodeling. I found them to be very professional, very knowledgable with everything related to Structural Engineering, on schedule from delivery point of view, very friendly and go out of their way to help their custo...Read more about Design Everest
Porch Pro Headshot Architect Mason Kirby Inc
Architects
Serves Novato, California
We partner with discerning individuals and visionary developers to unlock the true potential of their construction projects. With open minds, a touch of wit, and a deep respect for your aspirations, we provide design services that empower you to transcend the ordinary and create useful spaces that j...Read more about Architect Mason Kirby Inc
We partner with discerning individuals and visionary developers to unlock the true potential of their construction projects. With open minds, a touch of wit, and a deep respect for your aspirations, we provide design services that empower you to transcend the ordinary and create useful spaces that j...Read more about Architect Mason Kirby Inc
Porch Pro Headshot Kathy Shaffer Architecture & Design
Architects
Serves Novato, California
(10)
"Kathy started her Sausalito based business in 2004 after over twenty years of working for other architecture firms on residential, commercial, and public architecture. She is currently designing and detailing residential, commercial and public projects all over the world, primarily in the San Fran...Read more about Kathy Shaffer Architecture & Design
"Kathy started her Sausalito based business in 2004 after over twenty years of working for other architecture firms on residential, commercial, and public architecture. She is currently designing and detailing residential, commercial and public projects all over the world, primarily in the San Fran...Read more about Kathy Shaffer Architecture & Design
Porch Pro Headshot Drafting Cafe
Architects
Serves Novato, California
(44)
Drafting Cafe takes a unique approach to architectural services. We tailor our services to the needs of each client. By listening to your needs up front, we are can typically provide a fixed fee, and provide a reasonable time frame for delivery. Projects can be as simple as a set of permit drawings ...Read more about Drafting Cafe
Drafting Cafe takes a unique approach to architectural services. We tailor our services to the needs of each client. By listening to your needs up front, we are can typically provide a fixed fee, and provide a reasonable time frame for delivery. Projects can be as simple as a set of permit drawings ...Read more about Drafting Cafe
Porch Pro Headshot spire architecture
Architects
Serves Novato, California
(29)
at spire architecture we specialize in design oriented residential + commercial projects. we provide comprehensive architecture design and documentation services as well as complete design-build construction services. we focus on creative design solutions that meet the cost + schedule parameters of ...Read more about spire architecture
at spire architecture we specialize in design oriented residential + commercial projects. we provide comprehensive architecture design and documentation services as well as complete design-build construction services. we focus on creative design solutions that meet the cost + schedule parameters of ...Read more about spire architecture
Porch Pro Headshot Ohashi Design Studio
Architects
Serves Novato, California
Located in the San Francisco Bay Area, Ohashi Design Studio is an architectural design firm that specializes in residential, commercial and retail spaces. We create buildings and spaces for living and working that are simple, efficient and unique to the owners and problems that need to be solved....Read more about Ohashi Design Studio
Located in the San Francisco Bay Area, Ohashi Design Studio is an architectural design firm that specializes in residential, commercial and retail spaces. We create buildings and spaces for living and working that are simple, efficient and unique to the owners and problems that need to be solved....Read more about Ohashi Design Studio
Porch Pro Headshot Swatt | Miers Architects
Architects
Serves Novato, California
(16)
Our firm offers full architecture, planning, interior design, and landscape design services for new construction and remodels. Our designs are based on the principles of modern architecture that have made the West Coast so special - each building is knitted to its site in a way that seems almost ine...Read more about Swatt | Miers Architects
Our firm offers full architecture, planning, interior design, and landscape design services for new construction and remodels. Our designs are based on the principles of modern architecture that have made the West Coast so special - each building is knitted to its site in a way that seems almost ine...Read more about Swatt | Miers Architects
Porch Pro Headshot Oculus Architecture & Design
Architects
Serves Novato, California
Oculus Architecture and Design is a small and dynamic Emeryville firm with a project base ranging from low-rise mixed-use commercial developments to rigorously designed, intricately detailed custom residences. We take great pride in our architectural product both graphic and built, and consistently ...Read more about Oculus Architecture & Design
Oculus Architecture and Design is a small and dynamic Emeryville firm with a project base ranging from low-rise mixed-use commercial developments to rigorously designed, intricately detailed custom residences. We take great pride in our architectural product both graphic and built, and consistently ...Read more about Oculus Architecture & Design
Porch Pro Headshot U2P Services
Architects
Serves Novato, California
(2)
U2P Service is your solution for any home improvement, maintenance and repair service needs. Our clients think of us when it comes to needing help with everything on their to-do list. From small repairs to maintaining and or updating your bathroom, kitchen, home or business, we have the skills and e...Read more about U2P Services
U2P Service is your solution for any home improvement, maintenance and repair service needs. Our clients think of us when it comes to needing help with everything on their to-do list. From small repairs to maintaining and or updating your bathroom, kitchen, home or business, we have the skills and e...Read more about U2P Services
Porch Pro Headshot US Drafters
Architects
Serves Novato, California
(22)
From Design to Permit in the shortest time.
From Design to Permit in the shortest time.

Top questions to ask before hiring an architect

A professional will assist you with scope and estimates, but having a clear idea of what you want to accomplish will help communication.

Do you want professionals to do everything, or do you have the time and skill to do some of the work?

Many projects such as have a DIY component, such as painting or cleanup.

First and foremost, protect yourself and make sure the contractor and any sub-contractors are licensed, bonded and insured.

Recent reviews for Novato Architects

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Design Everest has been excellent to work with.

- Nicole Torres
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WHAT A JOKE. We hired them to wallpaper a bedroom and a bathroom; I'm experienced in wallpapering, but pregnant so figured we'd hire a pro to make sure the nursery was perfect. The first day he showed up (late) and said the job would take 3.5 hours. He le...

- Sahra Brandt
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We contacted these guys to do a multi project deal which included a 260 linear feet fence project, decking, and exterior painting for our 3000 sq ft home which turned out to be the best and beyond what my wife and i had expected since the quote was under ...

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Everything You Need to Know About Novato Architects

I’m searching for Architects servicing my zip code in Novato.

Many architects provide service to multiple zip codes in and around Novato. Browse through a sample of the Architects in Novato below to find the right professional in your area for your project. Remember to contact each of these professionals individually to ask about their prices, recent successful architectural design jobs, how they bill, and what licenses or permits they have or will have to get for your job:

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    • Service Area Zip Code: 94005 and 95123
  • Fougeron Architecture:
    • Service Area Zip Code: 94915 and 94010
  • Rough Linen:
    • Service Area Zip Code: 94915 and 94956

If you weren't able to find the right architect company that services your Novato zip code, don't worry. Try contacting the company directly to ask them what surrounding areas they also service near Novato.

Will Architectural Design work in Novato require permits, inspections, special licenses, etc.?

Whether you’re architect job is in Novato or any other city, you're going to want to do a bit of research before hiring architects. Even small jobs may have certain regulations around them. Often, the architect performing the work will have any required permits, inspections, etc. under control, but not always. Short answer: Research yourself and double check with the architectural design folks that everything is in order.

What should I check for once my Architect in Novato has finished working?

Every architectural design project is going to have different results, but here are a few things to check for once any architectural design company has told you they've finished the job:

  • Obviously you want to do a visual inspection. Even if you're unfamiliar with architectural design work, this gives you the opportunity to ask questions (even basic ones like, what did you do?).
  • Ask the architect to describe what they did. Whether your architectural design project was a repair job or a building job, have them run you through what was done.
  • Compare the description provided on your architectural design project estimate to the work completed. Did the professional do what was promised?
  • Request that the architect do a follow-up visit to check on the work. Most professionals are willing to do this, especially if you ask them.

All Architects in Novato, CA

Porch Pro Headshot ARCHITECT SF
Architects
Serves Novato, California
(10)
QUALITY ARCHITECTURE - VALUE ORIENTED FEES
QUALITY ARCHITECTURE - VALUE ORIENTED FEES
Porch Pro Headshot Zack|de Vito
Architects
Serves Novato, California
Zack | de Vito is a multi-disciplinary firm internationally recognized for modern, expertly planned, detailed, and managed work. Our passion for simple forms and materials, rational plans and finely crafted details is apparent in all of our diverse range of projects.
Zack | de Vito is a multi-disciplinary firm internationally recognized for modern, expertly planned, detailed, and managed work. Our passion for simple forms and materials, rational plans and finely crafted details is apparent in all of our diverse range of projects.
Porch Pro Headshot De Meza + Architecture, Inc. (DM+A)
Architects
Serves Novato, California
De Meza + Architecture, an award-winning, full-service architecture design firm located in San Francisco, was founded in 2001 by Gregg De Meza, after an impressive career designing some of the world’s most prestigious projects. DM+A’s innovative and talented team of architects and designers create m...Read more about De Meza + Architecture, Inc. (DM+A)
De Meza + Architecture, an award-winning, full-service architecture design firm located in San Francisco, was founded in 2001 by Gregg De Meza, after an impressive career designing some of the world’s most prestigious projects. DM+A’s innovative and talented team of architects and designers create m...Read more about De Meza + Architecture, Inc. (DM+A)
Porch Pro Headshot INTERSTICE Architects
Architects
Serves Novato, California
INTERSTICE Architects was founded in 2000 by architect Andrew Dunbar and landscape architect Zoee Astrakhan. After years of working in separate disciplines, the arbitrary distinctions were just too constraining, so Interstice was born as a multidisciplinary firm of architects, landscape architects,...Read more about INTERSTICE Architects
INTERSTICE Architects was founded in 2000 by architect Andrew Dunbar and landscape architect Zoee Astrakhan. After years of working in separate disciplines, the arbitrary distinctions were just too constraining, so Interstice was born as a multidisciplinary firm of architects, landscape architects,...Read more about INTERSTICE Architects
Porch Pro Headshot STUDIO URBIS
Architects
Serves Novato, California
(3)
Turn to STUDIO URBIS if you need custom home design, seismic retrofitting, or site planning. Since they were established, they have been an experienced architecture firm for the Berkeley area.
Turn to STUDIO URBIS if you need custom home design, seismic retrofitting, or site planning. Since they were established, they have been an experienced architecture firm for the Berkeley area.
Porch Pro Headshot Gawoski Architects - Planning and Design
Architects
Serves Novato, California
Doug Gawoski is a licensed Architect in California, serving homeowners in the San Francisco Bay area. Our goal is to design healthy and inspiring homes that use less resources.
Doug Gawoski is a licensed Architect in California, serving homeowners in the San Francisco Bay area. Our goal is to design healthy and inspiring homes that use less resources.
Porch Pro Headshot Michael Tolleson, Architect
Architects
Serves Novato, California
Simplicity is the best friend of complexity.
Simplicity is the best friend of complexity.
Porch Pro Headshot Cjk Design Group
Architects
Serves Novato, California
Porch Pro Headshot Aetypic
Architects
Serves Novato, California
Aetypic is an integrative design practice in architecture and engineering for the built environment. Our vision is to enrich and sustain the human environment. Named after a derivation of the Latin term, atypical, Aetypic is a dynamic and progressive practice driven toward innovation through creativ...Read more about Aetypic
Aetypic is an integrative design practice in architecture and engineering for the built environment. Our vision is to enrich and sustain the human environment. Named after a derivation of the Latin term, atypical, Aetypic is a dynamic and progressive practice driven toward innovation through creativ...Read more about Aetypic
Porch Pro Headshot R.A.W. Concepts - Architecture and Interiors
Architects
Serves Novato, California
Building practices have come a long way over the past years with new and exciting innovations which benefit both the users and the natural environment. Our first step is to work with our clients to be informative as to available systems, options, and technologies which if incorporated within their b...Read more about R.A.W. Concepts - Architecture and Interiors
Building practices have come a long way over the past years with new and exciting innovations which benefit both the users and the natural environment. Our first step is to work with our clients to be informative as to available systems, options, and technologies which if incorporated within their b...Read more about R.A.W. Concepts - Architecture and Interiors
Porch Pro Headshot SIM Architects, INC
Architects
Serves Novato, California
Architecture, Interior Design, Master Planning
Architecture, Interior Design, Master Planning
Porch Pro Headshot LUPINSKY & ASSOC ARCHITECTS
Architects
Serves Novato, California
Please review my work on my website "lupinsky.com"
Please review my work on my website "lupinsky.com"
Porch Pro Headshot Houseplans Studio
Architects
Serves Novato, California