About TightLines Designs: Creating Great Places to Live


TightLines Designs is a socially responsible architecture firm whose mission is to provide eco-friendly, quality affordable housing design solutions. From single-family homes and community development to elderly and supportive multi-family housing, we are committed to creating great places to live.


Single Family

Stock House Plans.  Modifications.  Custom Design.  Renovations & Additions.

Community Design

Community Development.  Land Planning.  Historic Infill.  Rehab.


Design.  Pre-design, Bidding & Construction Administration.

Green & LEED Homes

Consultation.  Energy Star Certification.  

Lectures & Events     

Lectures.  Discussion Panels & Workshops.

Design Approach

TightLines Designs is a firm committed to meeting the growing need for quality, modestly sized single and multi-family home designs, as well as rehabilitation projects, with an emphasis on community, sustainability, historic sensitivity and accessibility.


Our staff is a team of energetic design professionals committed to providing quality service to our clients.  The TightLines team is comprised of individuals who bring unique talents and interests to the table, while sharing a common goal of providing the highest level of design to single and multi-family projects. 

Our Clients

Our clients range from homeowners to non-profits and private developers. Our affordable home plans are frequently used by non-profit organizations to provide homes for families on a tight budget and are also used by developers interested in creating dense, efficient neighborhoods perfect for first-time homebuyers, those in the workforce population or retirees wishing to downsize.

Our Partners

TightLines Designs greatly values its partnerships with organizations that support eco-friendly house design, sustainable construction practices and responsible community development principles. Through collaborative partnerships, our sustainable professional network benefits from the advantages that come with sharing the growing knowledge and research of the greening of our built environment.


TightLines is commited to providing great designs while building long-term relationships with our clients and partners.