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Start from a blank page. End with a big smile.

HUTS has a world-class team of architectural designers, interiors specialists, and engineers. We love to think outside of the box - and outside the hut - to create unique home designs that fit both your ambitions and the unique conditions of your building site.

Bridge House

Spanning between a rock and a hard place. The Bridge House sits on top of the earth on one side and a stout, stone rental unit on the other.

  • [bullet feature] Bathrooms

    Three Bedrooms

  • [bullet feature] Bathrooms

    Three Bathrooms

  • [bullet feature] Area - Sq Ft

    1950 Sq Ft

  • [bullet feature] usage

    second home

  • [bullet feature] acreage

    16 Acres

  • [bullet feature] land type

    Meadow, Forest

Custom Design Process


Pick Your Land Parcel

Get started with HUTS Land to identify the perfect parcel for you. Some people take a long time to find the right spot, but we can point you in the right direction.


Design Concepting

We’ll take 2 - 3 weeks to learn more about your house goals and how you imagine using your space. We’ll review inspiration projects and develop a unique floor-plan and layout for you.


Design Development

We’ll take 2 - 3 weeks to develop the architectural design from the previous phase. Elevations, sections, and more detailed structural drawings will be accompanied by finish selections.


Finalized Construction Documents

With the design in place, we’ll develop the final construction documents. One set will be to secure building permits from the town and another version to get estimates from qualified builders.


Secure Building Permits

If you’re in New York State, we can secure building permits for your project, and be your representative to usher your project through the process. If you’re out of state, we’ll work with a local architect to submit your project.


Secure Your Contractor

We’ll help you find the right contractor for your project. We’ll review their proposals, help value-engineer their scope, and organize the build to ensure everything goes as planned.

More custom projects

South Salem Renovation

We rethought a cramped, 800 square foot cabin in northern Westchester County, turning into an innovative combination of old and new.

Caretaker’s Cottage

Imagined as an old stone ruin, resurrected. This stone clad home and garage is the caretaker’s cottage for a Columbia County estate on the outskirts of Hudson, NY.

Get inspired

Minimalism. Natural Materials. Indoor-Outoor Living. We draw inspiration for our designs from around the world.

Let’s design a little place.

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