Trade Design Build is a New York based integrated architecture and construction firm, combining design and construction into one cohesive process to create inspired projects for clients who value design vision, and quality craftsmanship.
We design one-of-a-kind, contemporary projects, and are devoted to working with clients and colleagues toward innovative solutions. We understand the complexity of our industry and provide a seamless experience nurturing lasting relationships, and creating sustainable, thoughtful environments.
We are visionary designers, and have a licensed, full-service architecture firm offering feasibility studies and project planning, conceptual design, code analysis, stamped construction drawings, and interior design.
We are a professional general construction company, with a focus on project management, and a speciality in fine woodworking. We oversee the big picture, and execute the critical details. Our talented carpenters also frame homes, install siding, windows & doors, cabinetry and trim.
We have a full wood shop, where we design and craft custom furniture, and unique woodwork for our clients, including reception desks, custom trim, built-ins, and high end custom cabinets. We have a forward thinking shop that explores the boundary between modern production methods and traditional craft.
We work in a number of fields from residential new construction and renovations, to commercial new construction and the fit out of existing spaces, with a focus on the hospitality sector.
Gideon is a trained architect with a background in building, and bridges the design and construction world. Gideon is involved in all aspects of the design process and brings a passion for details and love of materials to our projects. He oversees our construction projects with a focus on quality, and smooth project delivery.
Mike is a licensed architect, and our firms Design Director, coordinating and overseeing all our design projects. As an experienced Architect, he brings clarity to the design process, and is passionate about developing unique design concepts, tailored to the vision, and specific needs of our varied clients.
Chris leads our construction management team. He brings 18 years of experience as a builder to the process, along with an eye for design. Chris has the attention to detail and organization necessary to deliver complex jobs successfully. Chris understands the concept of teamwork, and prides himself on building lasting client relationships.
Our team brings a deep commitment to the environment to all our projects. Gideon, as a board member of Ithaca Reuse, brings a focus on material reuse and recycling to our projects. Mike oversees early stage energy modeling, and carbon footprint tracking in the concept design phase of projects, to maximize building performance. Chris works to finalize system design and construction details, to ensure real world follow through on our design goals.