Best Architects in Richmond

Why These Architects?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Richmond Architects on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

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ARCHITECTUREFIRM is a collaboration of architects and designers in Brooklyn, New York and Richmond, Virginia specializing in creative designs for residential and hospitality buildings. Owners Danny and Katie MacNelly aim to create simple, beautiful, and industrial architecture with a pursuit of a timeless expression that is appropriate for their client. Dwell Magazine, Richmond Times-Dispatch, RHome Magazine, Design Sponge, and Adobe Magazine have featured their projects and designers.

Richmond, VA 23220


Ensminger Architecture

Ensminger Architecture provides architecture and design services to the Richmond metro area with two decades of experience. Founder Dan Ensminger and team have completed more than 100 projects focusing on style and detail. Richmond Magazine, R-Home, and House Trend have featured firm projects. Ensminger Architecture has also been part of Richmond’s Historic Garden week tours.

Richmond, VA 23229


HimmelHume Architecture

HimmelHume Architecture is an award-winning architecture firm providing designs for residential and commercial buildings in the Richmond metro area with 60 years experience. Their philosophy is to create aesthetically pleasing buildings with environmentally friendly, natural, and sustainable materials. Projects include hospitals, healthcare facilities, municipal buildings, offices, schools, commercial enterprises, and large institutions. They also provide custom home design, landscape design, and interior design. A free one-on-one consultation is available, and their website features a diverse company portfolio.

Richmond, VA 23233


Irby Architects

Irby Architects is a Richmond-based architecture firm that has provided custom-designed residential, commercial, and recreational spaces throughout Virginia since 1988. John Irby, the founder, is an architecture graduate of the University of Virginia. He carries work experience in large architectural firms and in home construction. Irby and his team work with clients in creating and designing projects such as home modification, creation of a new workplace environment, and restorative modification of old existing structures.

Richmond, VA 23220


Michael Pellis Architecture

Michael Pellis Architecture is an architecture firm providing high-quality designs to the Richmond metro area. Founder Michael Pellis strives to employ beauty, practical insight and high-performance methods with an environmentally friendly perspective. Projects include multi-family/mixed use buildings, breweries, office tenant improvements, commercial, restaurants, dental offices and meditation centers.

Richmond, VA 23224