Concept Design

  • Development of architectural design imagery

  • Defining residence orientation and location

  • Coordination of site elements and access


Schematic Design

  • Review of program and project components

  • Development of concepts to scale indicating programmatic variations

  • Defining to scale, a specific design approach or combination of elements from various designs



Design Development

  • Development of schematic design drawings to fix and describe the size and character of the project


Construction Administration

  • Provide site visits / meetings at intervals appropriate to the stage of construction

  • Development of project meeting minutes

  • Review of shop drawings

  • Review / selection of materials, finishes, and colors

  • Review of application and certificate of payments



Construction Documentation

  • Specific delineation of architectural, structural and electrical elements

  • Specifications and coordination of utility components including HVAC and plumbing systems

  • Coordination of consultant documentation


Interior Design

  • Provide drawings detailing interior trim, interior woodwork, stairs / railings, fireplaces, mantels, built-in cabinetry, kitchen / bathroom cabinets, lighting, electrical, and flooring

  • Assist owner with the selection of kitchen appliances, kitchen / bathroom fixtures, faucets / accessories, hardware components and light fixtures



Contract Negotiation

  • Distribution and review of architectural and structural documentation

  • Acceptance of bids and contract formation

Approvals Process

Obtain all required permits:

  • Building Department

  • Environmental Health Department

  • Inland Wetlands / Watercourses Department

  • Architectural Review Board

  • Zoning Board of Appeals

  • Coastal Area Management



Design & Build

Our sister company Quibus, LLC Builders & Construction Managers provides us with the unique opportunity to provide a design build project delivery system

This is a method to deliver a project in which the design and construction services are contracted by a single entity

The design-build is a system of contracting in which one entity manages

Both the architecture, engineering and construction under one contract

In the design-build system Steven Mueller Architects, LLC and Quibus, LLC work together as a team