We Design from the Inside Out

Architectural Design is about more than what’s on the outside or even what is in the inside. Design is personal, it’s about lifestyle, it’s about  vision, it’s form meeting function and problem-solving. This is why we focus on the inside first — personally who our client is, what their lifestyle is, what their vision is, how they will live and use the space, and how our innovative approach to design can bring it all together.

Designing from the inside out starts with you, our client. Once we have a solid foundation for the inside, we’ll wrap your home or business with a stunning exterior elevation that you’ll be happy to walk in through that door every day.

Design Consulting
Property Owners

"We have the know-how you need."


New residential construction, renovations, additions, dormers, decks, sunrooms, balconies, in-ground pools, finished basements, cellar entrances, mother and daughters, parent and child, accessory apartments, senior residence, space planning, interior alterations. Our design staff and industry professionals are here to assist you in making your dream project and current residential needs a reality. We will assist you to create a design that is perfectly tailored to your lifestyle. From floor plans and elevations to lighting and furniture layouts, we ensure every aspect exceeds your expectations.

Commercial projects are planned and designed by our Independent Licensed Professional Engineers and/or Architects. We are affiliated with structural, civil, and mechanical engineers to bring all the building systems together. Optimize productivity and performance in the workplace. Our thorough and efficient step-by-step process provides outstanding results every time. Restaurant Design, Office Layout, Space Planning, As-Built Drawings, Rental Permits, and Existing Condition drawings.

Expediting Services for Building Permits, Legalizations, Open Building Permits, Legalize any Existing Structures, Zoning Variances, Special Use Building Permits, Radius Maps, Certificate of Occupancy, and Change Of Use. Expediting Services for DOB & ECB Violations & Removals. We work with architects and engineers to prepare required land surveys, radius maps, engineered drawings, and architectural plans tailored to your local submittal requirements. We act as an agent in preparing and filing zoning variances, special exceptions, conditional use permits, and many other administrative tasks.

How does the Architectural Design Process Work?


First Step


(Pre-Design Phase)


Second Step

Schematic Design


Third Step

Design Development


Fourth Step

Construction Drawings

Custom Homes & Remodels

Working with The d.SGN SMITH Studio, your dream home can also be a dream project. That means we’re your guide and partner throughout our work together, so you can feel good about the design process from start to finish. From custom homes to reimagining your existing space — we love what we do and we love collaborating with our clients.

Design-Only Work

We are available for design work across the country, which includes programming, schematic design, and design development drawings. Once the design work is complete, we can partner with an in-house architecture team or firm that is local to you in order to complete the construction drawings.


Gen-Flexible Lifestyles

The unique design of GenFlex homes allows the personalization of flexible spaces within the core area of the house to fit every stage of life and lifestyle.


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We are NOT Architects or Engineers. We specialize in Computer Aided Drafting for various disciplines. We work only under the direction of licensed Architects, Engineers, Interior Designers, and/or Contractors. Any plans drawn for non-licensed individuals need to be reviewed as required by local, or state codes and regulations.