Gaines Group Architects (www.thegainesgroup.com) is a design firm dedicated to strong ideas, ecological stewardship, and client satisfaction. As an award-winning architectural design firm, The Gaines Group, PLC has established a strong reputation for sophisticated designs through addressing the specific needs and place for which a project is to be built. As an award-winning graphic design firm and a leader in the “green” movement in Central Virginia, we have the ability to deliver the complete package for your projects, from marketing, design, specification development, LEED consulting, to construction administration. Our primary focus is to provide our clients with thoughtfully designed high-performance buildings that achieve the healthiest living environments.
Our services span from intimate house addition to large-scale residential community planning. Our areas of specialization include residential architecture, commercial development and redevelopment, residential communities, site planning, residential additions, historic renovations, interior design, ecclesiastical design, Specification Consulting, graphic design, and LEED consulting.
“Fixr Top 200 Experts in the Construction Industry” ~ 2019 – 2022 Fixr
“Top Rated Local Architectural Firm in Virginia” ~ 2019 – 2022 Top Rated Local
“Best Architect” ~ 2018 Daily Progress Newspaper
“Best Small Architectural Firm” ~ 2014 United States Green Building Council Best of Building Awards
“best green residential renovation” ~ 2011 Virginia Sustainable Building Network
“best green designers” ~ 2008 Virginia Sustainable Building Network
2008 & 2009 Va Governor’s Environmental Excellence Award Winners