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KAREN SMULAND AIA, LEED AP

Karen Smuland is a registered architect and LEED AP in Bend, Oregon, who specializes in the design of custom homes, remodels and additions. Karen is committed to creating each home to be an authentic, distinctive place that unites your needs, lifestyle and values with the unique characteristics of the site, and to ultimately improve your daily living experience as well as your property’s value.


What Makes Us Better?

  • Full service company - Explorative design process results in unique and previously unconsidered options;  construction team-approach includes the builder early-on in the process

  • Design philosophy - Maximizing the efficiency and functionality of spatial qualities, energy, circulation and lighting with the beauty of form, scale, proportion, and harmony

  • Streamlined and enjoyable design and building process - Saves you time and money and results in your project completed on time and on budget
  • Cutting-edge 3D software with BIM (Building Information Modeling) technology - Essential for visualization, simulation, and collaboration

  • Your builder or our recommended builders – Assistance with finding the right fit with a builder

  • Energy-Efficiency and Green Building – Extensive knowledge of sustainable design strategies ensures that your home will be durable, efficient and therefore less expensive to maintain. LEED AP certification to provide services for any type of sustainable building program, including LEED and Earth Advantage.

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Who needs an architect? YOU DO! Architects add value from design and construction to the resale of your home. You can't afford not to hire one.

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