HAUS is a boutique design studio of Indianapolis Architects helping clients achieve high-level, comprehensive, tailored architecture and interior design solutions; selectively working with progressive single-family residential and commercial clientele who value the finer things in life.
These black and whites below are snapshots of our team, Chris, Derek, and Paul.
Principal Architect AIA LEED AP BD&C NCARB
Project Management Design
Architect. Maker. Builder.
We are designers
It’s our passion
We enjoy designing, building, fabricating, and collaborating. Anything we can do to improve the built environment and our communities, we consider a worthy endeavor – at any scale.
Our primary daily focus is on achieving quality design solutions, and the successful execution of those ideas. Our studio is scaled to allow team involvement in every project, from initial conceptual brainstorming, to development of original details, to construction execution, and collaboration with the building trades. Obviously, environmental-sustainability considerations are a core part of our design + build process, and we encourage our clients to design and build resilient solutions to serve their interests efficiently for the long-term.
We are a learning studio – clearly we are all learning every day – about design, about construction, about policy, about each other. We’re grateful for so many opportunities to collaborate with great people. Each new relationship is another chance to learn. Every personality, be it client, trade partner, or team member, brings a unique viewpoint to the conversation and these interactions help keep our work fresh, inspired, and evolving.
Our clients continuously let us know how we are doing. Please check out our REVIEWS.
Projects + Topics
We consider it a responsibility to educate the public about what we as architects do and how we do it. So we continue to develop and share project-specific and topic-related stories on our site. Right now we are just scratching the surface. What is the design process like? What is the construction process like? What is most important to achieve a successful outcome? What sustainability features were incorporated? And importantly, “Do we share common values?”
By delving into our stories, you’ll get a sense for what we care about, how we typically work, and project outcomes. Hopefully, you’ll also develop opinions about fit for potential collaboration on your unique goals.
Check out our FREE publication, “The Critical Path to Project Success” at this page. We have a lot of good relevant project stories, and we’ll be adding more topics soon, so please check back.