1,376 Architects and Building Designers

Architects are masters of building design and can make your dream house a reality. Perhaps you would like to find architects to help you extend the kitchen and install bifold doors opening out onto a newly landscaped garden? Maybe the challenge is a loft conversion but you’re not sure how to make the most of the limited space up there? You might even wish to hire architects to help you build your own house from the ground up. Architects can help you to get a clearer idea of what is possible, both in terms of the land you own and the budget you have. They have extensive knowledge of architectural design, construction methods and building materials, not to mention a strong appreciation of ergonomics – warmth, light and flow within a property. Architects will also be far more capable of seeing the bigger picture – carefully balancing aesthetic appeal with structural safety – and navigating all those little steps from concept through to completion. And with their local knowledge, your architects will also often help to obtain planning permission and building regulations approval. More
  • Tiny House in Ballsbridge

    I'm an Architect who specialises in House Consultations to maximise Space, Light & Storage in your home. I will h...

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  • Family Extension, Dublin

    Abode Design was founded by Brendan O’Connor who is a registered architect with over 15 years experience. His spec...

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    Click to callDublin 3, Co. Dublin
  • Sandymount Home - Extension & Renovation

    Optimise Home is a unique and affordable Architectural and Interior Design service aimed at home renovation, exten...

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  • House Extension Rathfarnham, Dublin.

    DMVF Architects are an experienced team of designers based in Dublin. DMVF have extensive experience in the design...

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  • new extension dalkey

    Working with people is what I like most - I get close with the family and I help to choose the colours, finishes,...

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    Click to callDublin 18, Co. Dublin
  • Originally founded by Gareth Brennan in 2008 and through a partnership with Seamus Furlong, the practice of Brenna...

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    Click to callDublin 3, Co. Dublin
  • The House Architects are an RIAI accredited practice specializing in the design of self-build houses and house ext...

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  • Our portfolio of works vary from high end bespoke houses & multi housing projects to commercial & educational buil...

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    Click to callCork, Co. Cork
  • We are a client focused, design led architectural firm who deliver tailored design solutions for individual client...

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    Click to callBlackrock, Co. Dublin
  • Adrian Hill Architects is based in Dublin, Ireland and since 2008 and has grown to a diverse team of 8 talented an...

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    Click to callDublin, Co. Dublin
  • Fergus Flanagan Architects are a medium sized practice located in both Dublin & Wexford. Our offices are convenie...

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    Click to callDUBLIN, Co. Dublin
  • Award-winning residential architecture for house rebuilds, refurbishments and extensions. Founded in 2011, the pr...

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    Click to callDublin 6
  • Studio M Architects is an award winning architectural practice which was established in 1999 by Patricia Mangan. W...

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    Click to callDublin, Co. Dublin
  • Our motto is simple: we design energy efficient buildings with strong emphasis on natural light, at a cost that is...

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    Click to callDublin, Co. Dublin
  • Dorman Architects are a small award winning Irish architectural practice with a passion for beautifully crafted en...

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Featured Reviews for Architects and Building Designers

houseology
Architects and Building Designers
24 Apr 2016
“Eva provides a unique and really useful service. In 2 hours she gave me scaled drawings of 4 options to change the layout of the kitchen/living/dining space. As an architect she understands light and space plus the practical implications of changes.I am really excited now about taking it forward with Eva.”
Abode Design
Architects and Building Designers
15 May 2019
“Five years after completion, we are still very pleased with Brendan's work on a major refurbishment of our 1930s-built home. As is clear from our rating, we have no hesitation in recommending him as architect/designer/project supervisor. As with any such work, one still has to do one's own due diligence at each phase of the project - particularly during the design/specification phase, in addition to construction. Other professionals we employed for this project volunteered that they had very rarely seen such detailed drawings/specifications. Inevitably, there are a few things we would have done slightly differently, but very few.”
Optimise Home
Architects and Building Designers
5 Dec 2012
“Optimise Design combines wonderful, innovative and beautiful design, with top notch service. At every stage I was advised on how to optimise my budget and make the best use of my space. I got more than I hoped for - and I love my house now. It's my favourite place to be.”
DMVF Architects
Architects and Building Designers
6 Sep 2012
“Tasked with the complete renovation of a large seaside 1960s holiday property, and with no prior experience of property renovation I found myself in need of expert advice. The house suffered from a litany of problems dating back to the original build, which needed immmediate remedy, and also required an internal reconfiguration to make it more suitable for modern living. I hired DMVF Architects to oversee the project from design and planning permission through to the completion of the building works. I worked closely with Colm Doyle of DMVF for 6 months on the project, and found his advice on every element - from structural considerations to interior design decisions - invaluable. The project was completed on time, and on budget, and far exceeded the expectations of my family for whom I oversaw the project. The core issues such as chronic damp have been cured, and the house enjoys a new lease of life as the perfect holiday home. I have no hesitation in recommending DMVF Architects, and Colm Doyle in particular.”
Patrycja Rogala Architect
Architects and Building Designers
13 Sep 2019
“Patrycja was a pleasure to work with. Very professional and creative. I would have no hesitation recommending her. We are delighted with our extension.”
Brennan Furlong Architects & Urban Planners
Architects and Building Designers
7 Feb 2017
“We have worked with both Gareth and Seamus on separate projects. They have both been exceptionally pleasant to deal with. Skilled, knowledgeable, talented architects but above all, a couple of nice, reasonable guys. They have both provided very clear and unambiguous drawings and specifications and have managed the contractor-client relationships extremely well. The projects got finished and we all parted ways as friends - that's saying something! We would highly recommend this practice to home owners and contractors (or should we be encouraging competition?!?) equally.”
The House Architects
Architects and Building Designers
26 Dec 2016
“We worked with Josh to design and project manage an extension to our 1930s house in Dublin 7. It included demolishing our old kitchen and lean-to sheds, and building a new kitchen/dining room with a downstairs bathroom / utility room. Beforehand we visited several clients in the local area who had positive experiences with House Architects. The pricing structure was very clear. Josh was a pleasure to work with, and unflappable, which is always very reassuring. Once we had designs we were happy with, he worked to put the project out to tender and managed the relationship and the payments to the builder. This was the most valuable aspect for us. Particularly towards the end of the project, there were probably issues where we would have let the builder cut corners, but it was great to have Josh there to hold the line and ensure the project was completed to specification. We've been living with our extension for 18 months now and we're delighted with it - it's transformed the way we use the house and the garden.”
Cook Architects
Architects and Building Designers
8 Jul 2019
“Really happy with design , execution and levels of service. Great people & fully committed. No hesitation in recommending & have so many times”
Bright Design Architects
Architects and Building Designers
2 Dec 2015
“We engaged BDA to plan a renovation and extension of a 1930s build 3 bed semi. The renovation and extension involved a complete gutting of the existing building, extending to the back and new insulation. Alan Burns was our architect for the duration of the project. He helped assemble our team of builder (AK Builders), engineer (Robert Barry) and energy consultant (Arthur O Donnell) for the project and were more than satisfied with the result. BDA presented us with several designs and once we agreed on a final design they ran the tendering process and vetted the winner. All aspects of the project were over seen to a considerable level of detail by BDA and we had weekly site meetings to go over progress and address changes. We also utilised their optional fixtures and fittings advice and were accompanied to various blinds, lighting, kitchen and bathroom showrooms by Alan. We found his to be one of the best features as we simply did not have the time or expertise to apply the level of practical consideration that Alan provided before choosing our kitchen and bathroom. Also having Alan on board at this level meant that the builder had all rooms ready and correctly measured up for the delivery of the fixtures. Alan was present at all times during the project either by email or phone and never once delayed in giving us assistance or advice when we needed it. Post project snags were address by the builder and BDA were also heavily involved in this part of the process, ensuring that the original spec was fully realised. I would have no hesitation I recommending Bright Design Architects to anyone requiring their services.”
Adrian Hill Architects
Architects and Building Designers
7 Feb 2017
“We are working on a very interesting project with Adrian Hill Architects at the moment. Adrian and his colleagues could not be more reasonable, clear in communication and helpful when asked. Otherwise happy to not micro-manage the contractor and staff on site. It is not a daily occurence that a building contractor feels this way about an architect. I have had a look at some other of their project which are display of true skill, creative energy and abundant knowledge of architecture and construction. If you are a home owner looking for an architect, I can't imagine there being too many architects to rival this team in areas that really matter for a successful project.”
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