architectural services of craig elliott architect


I specialize in architectural design – the custom design of private residential projects; homes, chalets, cottages, & boathouses – including additions & renovations.

I provide architectural design services primarily in central, & southwestern Ontario ( Canada). This includes the cottage & recreational areas of Muskoka, Parry Sound, Georgian Bay, Simcoe, Haliburton, the Kawarthas, Lake Huron, and Lake Erie.

I am happy to tailor my services to suit your particular situation, specific needs & expectations - anywhere from a one-time consultation, to designing and coordinating your entire project through its’ construction.


address your questions & concerns
explain general zoning bylaws restrictions
provide design ideas
determine your most feasible options
provide professional advice & recommendations
explain what to do next


site investigation & analysis
detailed bylaw review for your specific property
analyze multiple properties (to determine most appropriate site to purchase)
measured drawings (existing relevant structures)
coordinate land surveyor
bylaw variance assistance & drawings


review your needs, wants, goals, & aspirations
determine other relevant factors
explore most appropriate design possibilities
explain merits & implications of most appropriate design options
develop, refine & fine-tune most effective design solution
help with interior design, lighting, & material selection

construction drawings

building code review
construction drawings for permits & builder
coordinate structural engineer


help determine most suitable builder(s)
detailed construction documents
material & workmanship specifications
bidder pre-qualification
competitive bidding
bid review / builder selection


For additional information or clarification, please feel free to call.