Bringing your property to its full potential

San Diego's Most Trusted Design-Build Contractors

A vision tailored to your preferences

At Lars Architecture, we understand that bringing your dream home to life requires an experienced and talented team. That’s why we boast the most creative minds and skilled craftsmen in San Diego, ready to fully plan and carry out even the most complex construction projects from start to finish. Reach out to us and see the difference our certified designers and general contractors can make.

Get a glimpse of what our design-build contractors do

Pacific Beach

Second-Story Addition

Ocean Beach

Second-Story Addition

Point Loma

Suite Addition

Point Loma

Room Additions

Bay Park

Bathroom Additions

Our Process

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During the initial design-build phase, we’ll guide you through all the options, help you visualize each one of them, and discuss your expectations. Our team will also learn about your style preferences, figure out the project's size, and come up with a budget that suits your needs.


We value your input and welcome your participation throughout the process. We offer flexibility and customization, ensuring a visually pleasing and functional end result that matches your lifestyle and specific requirements.


Our team pays attention to every detail, including the careful selection of high-quality materials. With our help, you'll be able to choose from the finest and most durable options in San Diego. Plus, you can stay up-to-date on the entire design-build process by accessing digital daily logs to monitor all the details.

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When hiring a design-builder with extensive credentials, you're guaranteed a well-designed space. In other words, you can have peace of mind regarding all of your product choices, including appliances, paint colors, light fixtures, and other decorative home accessories.

Frequently Asked Questions

How does a design-build contractor work?

Design-build is a method used by some of the best teams in the area. Simply put, it means that the entire team ensures seamless cooperation from the initial planning to the final implementation. Moreover, choosing a reputable company guarantees the timely completion of each task.

What are the advantages of a design-build process?

One of the significant advantages of a design-build approach is the efficient and speedy delivery, as well as streamlined processes, enhanced solutions, and smooth communication. Choosing it means you don’t have to manage multiple contracts and separate contractors. This is also why many homeowners prefer it over other remodeling methods.

How do I choose a design-build contractor?

The first step to a successful project is to find trustworthy general contractors. To help you choose top professionals, here are a few things to look for:

  • Long-standing experience
  • Team of the most qualified specialists 
  • Relevant licensing and certification
  • An excellent track record and a great reputation 
  • Smooth communication and flexibility
  • Accolades and recognitions

What are the rates for design-build contractors?

San Diego general contractors charge differently based on several factors:

  • The size of your project
  • The complexity of the work
  • Any additional requests

Consult local professionals and schedule a consultation to find out how much you should invest in your project. You’ll receive a free estimate after we go over all the details and determine what works best for you.

Where can I find experienced design-build contractors near me in San Diego, CA?

As one of the leading design-build companies in the area, Lars Architecture specializes in high-quality, durable, and customized home improvements. No matter your needs, you can rely on our team to:

No matter where you call home in San Diego, be it Old Town or Point Loma, we’re here to provide you with a fresh new look that meets your specific requirements. We’re dedicated to listening to your needs and making your vision a reality. Don’t hesitate to reach out to us today to get started!

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