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Architecture services

Our studio is devoted to architectural distinction, treating each design with the utmost respect for the individual journey and vision of those we collaborate with. From crafting intimate personal retreats to developing functional, engaging spaces, our commitment is unwavering: to transform your vision into reality with integrity, creativity, and precision.

Unified architectural design

At the core of our practice is a belief in the transformative power of architecture—a dialogue between form and function, aesthetics and efficiency. This dialogue, enriched by understanding your unique vision, allows us to create spaces that transcend their initial purpose. Whether it’s a personal sanctuary or a commercial endeavor, our approach is guided by the opportunity to innovate and inspire. We are dedicated to transforming spaces, lives, and communities through architecture that is meaningful, sustainable, and enduring.

Tailored design solutions for every need

Our expertise extends across creating architectural drawings for new constructions such as single-family homes, duplexes, and cabins. If you possess a plot and dream of a home that blends seamlessly with your lifestyle and the surrounding landscape, we’re here to make that dream a reality. Specializing in terrain adaptation and navigating regulations, our design process is intimately aligned with your visions and requirements.

Transforming spaces through renovation

Our renovation services offer a holistic approach to revitalizing your existing home. Whether you’re looking to reimagine your floor plan, update your facade, or expand your space, we view renovation as an opportunity to customize your home to suit your changing needs and preferences, enhancing both functionality and aesthetic appeal.

Concept development and quick principle sketches

In today’s dynamic environment, quick principle sketches are invaluable for bidding processes or engaging new tenants. From basic floor plans to comprehensive 3D models, we aim to swiftly present optimal proposals. Our projects, ranging from new warehouse constructions to office remodels, are approached with a collaborative spirit, ensuring we work closely with you to refine the project’s vision.

Facade changes

We specialize in obtaining building permits for facade changes, helping you transform the external appearance and functionality of your home. Our expertise covers everything from minor adjustments to complete facade overhauls, ensuring the desired outcome is achieved with aesthetic and regulatory precision.

Additions and extensions

Our services include designing additions and extensions that comply with all relevant regulations, ensuring a smooth transition from concept to construction. Whether adding vertically or horizontally, our designs aim to enhance your living space, respecting the integrity of your existing structure while meeting your needs for additional space.

New constructions

With a wealth of experience in drafting architectural drawings for new buildings, we guarantee that your new construction will perfectly align with your desires and the specifics of your plot. Our up-to-date knowledge of regulatory requirements ensures that your project is not only compliant but also forward-thinking.

Feasibility studies

We conduct feasibility studies to explore the full potential of plots under various constraints. Our approach combines creative thinking with thorough analysis, uncovering opportunities that may not have been previously considered and providing innovative solutions that enhance your project.

Permit drawings

For most construction projects, professionally executed permit drawings are crucial. We prepare these drawings to ensure they meet all the criteria for municipal assessment, covering a wide range of project needs from extensions to use alterations.

Detailed documentation for clarity and compliance

Our architectural services encompass comprehensive documentation, including floor plans, sectional drawings, and facade illustrations, ensuring every project facet is clearly defined and compliant with local regulations. When necessary, we provide additional documentation such as street elevations and sunlight analyses to fully illustrate project details.


By choosing our studio, you’re not just opting for architectural services; you’re engaging with a team committed to realizing your architectural aspirations. With a dedication to personalized solutions, innovative design, and meticulous regulatory compliance, we’re here to accompany you from the initial concept to the final realization of your project.

Our clients often ask

Architectural firms offer a wide range of services including but not limited to conceptual design, detailed architectural drawings for new builds, renovations, extensions, feasibility studies, permit application drawings, and overseeing the construction process to ensure compliance with design specifications.

Hiring an architect ensures that your project benefits from professional design expertise, innovative solutions to complex problems, and adherence to local building codes and regulations. Architects can help optimize the functionality, aesthetics, and sustainability of your project, potentially increasing its value and efficiency.

Architects in Norway may charge based on a percentage of the project’s total cost, a fixed fee, or an hourly rate, depending on the complexity and scope of the project. It’s important to discuss and agree upon the fee structure before commencing the project.

Yes, architects can prepare and submit the necessary drawings and documents required for building permits, ensuring that the design complies with local regulations and standards.

A feasibility study helps assess the viability of a project by analyzing the site’s conditions, zoning regulations, budget constraints, and specific client needs. It identifies potential challenges and opportunities, guiding the project’s direction early on.

The process typically starts with an initial consultation to understand the client’s vision, followed by site analysis, conceptual design, development of detailed drawings, material and finish selection, and finally, construction oversight to ensure the project is executed as planned.

Sustainability is integrated into our designs through energy-efficient solutions, use of eco-friendly materials, and consideration of the building’s environmental impact. Sustainable practices are employed to enhance the project’s overall value and efficiency.

We begin with in-depth discussions to understand your preferences and requirements. This collaborative approach ensures that the final design not only meets your functional needs but also aligns with your aesthetic preferences.

For the first meeting, having a clear idea of your project goals, preferences, any inspiration you’ve gathered, and a rough budget can be very helpful. This information will guide our initial discussions and the conceptual direction of the project.

The timeline for an architectural project varies greatly depending on its scope, complexity, and the permitting process. A rough estimate can be provided after the initial consultation, but flexibility is often necessary as the project evolves.