Architectural Designers of Residential & Light Commercial Buildings
We are an innovative architectural design firm that listens well and has creative
ideas so that your dream home can become a reality.
Whether you are building a new home, or putting on an addition, John Vanderwoerd
and his associates, have the expertise to design you an interesting and structurally
With more than 25 years experience in the building industry, and with John’s practical
knowledge of building techniques and materials, we can help your project be successful
and all within your budget.
We draw up your project with advanced computer software, so that you can see what
your new home will look like in 3D even before it is built.
Our fees are very economical and we are able to turn around your project in a reasonable
amount of time.
We work primarily in Southern Ontario and are familiar with most regional building
We are approved by the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing, are BCIN qualified
in House, Small Buildings, and Building Structural, so we can design most buildings
under 600 square meters or under 6458 square feet.
We show great patience in drawing what you want, because as we say, ‘Its easier to
change now while it’s still on paper, before its built.’ Let’s get it right, together.
We have the expertise to design in standard 2x6 construction, Insulated Concrete
Form (ICF) using Nudura or Amvic forms, or if you would like, we can also design
with Styrofoam Insulated Panels (SIPS).