Restoring and Renovating in the Mid-Atlantic

  • 45 years of Award-Winning Architectural Experience
  • Restoring and Renovating in the DC & Baltimore Area
  • Preservation Design and LEED Innovation Experts
  • Services from Pre-Design through Construction

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We believe that more buildings deserve another chance to perform…
more sustainably and beautifully than originally constructed.

The Art of The Possible

Encore Sustainable Design is ready to partner with you to find possibilities and make them real.

Predesign services unearth the possibilities then our architectural, sustainability, and preservation services bring them to life. Our practical resources and advice keep them grounded and affordable.

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Encore Sustainable Design Baltimore WBEMBE Certified

Small Business, Big Impact

Combining sustainability and historic preservation can be challenging when trying to coordinate multiple consultants. Encore Sustainable Design provides access to a specialized, full-service team as well as the ability to meet Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and diversity objectives.

Encore Sustainable Design is a Maryland accredited SBE/MBE/DBE as well as a Baltimore certified MBE/WBE. Our staff includes registered architects (DC, MD, VA, DE, PA, NY), preservationists, and LEED APs who are able to navigate the process to get your project completed quickly and efficiently with a wealth of diverse and innovative thinking.


Resources & News


#AskEncoreSD: What is Sustainable Design?

In this #AskEncoreSD, we answer the question: What is Sustainable Design ?  Take a peek at this one minute video ...

Why Old Places Matter: How Historic Places Affect Our Identity and Well-Being

Why Old Places Matter reveals the fundamentally important yet under-recognized role old places play in our lives. While many people ...
Encore Sustainable Design Resource UDC Architecture Lecture April 3

UDC Public Architecture Series: Sustainable + Historic

Join Nakita Reed, co-founder of Encore Sustainable Design, on April 3 for Sustainable + Historic – Understanding the intersection of ...