What can an architect do for you?

Hiring an architect isn't just about drawing blueprints. An architect helps you customize and translate your needs into aesthetically pleasing, functional, and most importantly, safe spaces for you and your family. They are artists, problem solvers and scientists. They are detail-oriented and will keep you in budget. Hiring an architect will save you money, time and most probably, stress.

Blake Civiello Architecture provides boutique full-service design services for the discerning client who is interested in increasing livability and maximizing value. Services include but are not limited to: Architectural Design, Interiors, Landscaping, Master Plan, Renovation, Rehab, Remodel. In California, Blake puts emphasis on green building practices, native planting, and local craftsmanship, materials and inspiration.

Blake Civiello Architecture

About Blake

Blake is an AIA member with a BA and Master of Architecture, and over a decade of experience in residential, commercial, and mega projects. Blake is licensed in NY and had worked for several years on the Abu Dhabi Midfield Terminal - currently the world's largest construction project, while at KPF London and later on high-end residential developments for Succeed Real Estate Development Group in Beijing. Blake also volunteers his expertise for Norden Camp, a luxury and sustainability driven resort in Tibet and Norlha Textiles a social enterprise specializing in yak wool products.


Blake is available for consultations to homeowners, realtors and developers to add value to design decisions and maximize the return on any property.

Testimonials

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Robbin Hein
Relationship: Client
Project Date: Sep 2015

We found Blake and his partner, Lili, on Houzz so it is only appropriate we write a review here about their excellent work and professional character. We interviewed several firms before hiring them, ... Read More

Sarah Bastian
Relationship: Client
Project Date: Jun 2017

I hired Blake Civiello Architecture for their Real Estate Consultation services. We are considering a renovations to our home, and had no idea if this was permissible within our zoning requirements. I... Read More

ariel_hankin
Relationship: Client
Project Date: Aug 2016

We met with Blake and Lili for a Design Brainstorm session and they were professional, thoughtful, and incredibly helpful. Blake provided some great perspectives and design options that we hadn't yet ... Read More

ericteves
Relationship: Client
Project Date: Oct 2015

I hired Blake for a garage to guest house conversion, and I couldn't be happier with the results. From start to finish, Blake listened to my needs, offered smart solutions and options, and was an over... Read More

philippe le berre
Relationship: Colleague
Project Date: Jul 2015

He is a very thoughtful architect, who really listens to his clients and designs to their needs. He is detailed and exceeds expectations. I appreciate how he uses local design elements and how he resp... Read More

Scott Burau
Relationship: Client
Project Date: Sep 2015

Blake Civiello is one of the most honest and talented professionals I've encountered. He is detail-oriented, deeply knowledgeable and dedicated to seeing the project through successfully at every turn... Read More

David Lontok
Relationship: Client
Project Date: Jan 2015

Blake and Lily were terrific to work with. They took some basic concepts we provided and produced a marvelous set of concepts and plans. They handled everything for us - architectural, hardscape, la... Read More

Modern Meccaâ„¢ | Los Angeles Home Staging
Relationship: Colleague
Project Date: Jul 2015

I was recently hired by Blake Civiello Architecture to stage their mid century modern home in the Royal Woods area of Sherman Oaks. Blake and Lili did an amazing job restoring the home and were a plea... Read More

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