Spotted in Nassau county, Woodbury is considered one of the wealthiest counties in New York. As such, many of the residential homes here present clear artistry from highly capable architects, many of whom are equipped with decades of experience crafting residential homes.
This list presents the best residential architects in the area. Many on this list have associations with industry organizations like the American Institute of Architects (AIA), the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB), and are Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED)-certified professionals. With this much experience, the firms have completed vast portfolios that present homes with all sorts of styles. From the simple traditional home to the clean modern and the dashing, eye-catching Tudor and Victorian styles, these firms have successfully done them all.
Daniel C. Burko Jr. Architect
PO Box #610, Lindenhurst, NY 11757
The Lindenhurst and surrounding areas have been privy to Daniel C. Burko Jr. Architects’ work since the firm’s establishment in 2005. Since then, it has completed several residential projects that come in different styles including the colonial, cape cod, and ranch styles. Over time, the firm has crafted homes that have been featured in publications like House magazine.
Oyster Bay Drafting & Architecture
68 West Main St., Oyster Bay, NY 11771
May it be a home or a new business, Oyster Bay Drafting & Architecture is known for providing its clients with impressively completed projects that exemplify its over 25 years of industry experience. During this time, it has completed over 5,000 projects, some of which are residential homes that carry designs like the modern Craftsman, traditional, and Dutch farmhouse styles. Aside from being functional and beautiful homes, many of these residences alongside its other projects are known for being up-to-date on the latest technologies and eco-friendly designs.
5512 Merrick Rd., Massapequa, NY 11758
A premier design/build firm, Cohen Design/Build is known for a streamlined approach to project delivery which is also accompanied by a high attention to customer service. With this type of approach, the firm also incorporates the use of the latest modern technology to envision and craft quality homes that are delivered on time and on budget. Over the years, this well-managed firm has completed homes carrying a variety of styles including the traditional, contemporary, Dutch, and farmhouse styles. So far, its respectable reputation has brought it more work in the commercial, retail, and medical sectors alongside many others.
Diversified Design Associates Architects, P.C.
255 Main St. Suite #200, Huntington, NY 11743
Diversified Design Associate Architects, P.C. carries its name well. A company with a wide range of professionals from different niches in the industry, the company is able to provide an extensive scope of services from residential homes and apartments to interior design and construction management. May it be a commercial or residential project, the firm is known for applying a balance of design and technical proficiency in each of its projects. As a firm that extends its services to construction management, Diversified Design Associates Architects, P.C. has a work ethic that centers around forming long-standing relationships with its clients during the entire process of designing a new home.
Andreas Letkovsky Architecture
91-101 Broadway Suite #11, Greenlawn, NY 11740
Throughout Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, Nassau, and the Suffolk counties, Andreas Letkovsky Architecture has completed a resume full of successful residential and commercial projects. So far, its residential projects usually come in the cape cod, colonial, and farmhouse styles. Exemplifying functional and beautiful designs, these homes have helped the firm gain features from nationally recognized publications like House Beautiful, The New York Times, The New Smart Approach to Home Decorating, Remodeling Today, and Design Ideas for Home Decorating. Aside from fully crafting new homes, the firm is experienced in doing smaller jobs like home additions, kitchens, family rooms, and even apartment renovations, retail interiors, lobbies, and office buildings.
Hoffman Grayson Architects LLP
90 High St., Huntington, NY 11743
Hoffman Grayson Architects has served the Long Island community for 40 years. Whether it is a modest residential renovation or a large-scale medical facility, the firm’s team of 12 architects and designers is highly experienced and is an expert in various project types. Its residential waterfront renovation and addition, in particular, is a great example of its capabilities. Previously a 1950s split-level house, it was transformed into a contemporary residence that has an additional level for a new primary bedroom suite that carries views of the Northport Harbor. The reconfigured living area meanwhile was replaced with floor plans that have extensive glazing and access to the expansive terraces. The firm’s particular attention to its clients combined with a high level of design has given Hoffman Grayson Architects honors like the 2017 AIA Long Island Chapter Archi Award Commendation.
44-02 11th St. #405, Long Island City, NY 11101
Since its inception in 1972, DHMurray Architects has been recognized for providing its clients with a high level of service. Until today, this attentiveness towards client care and providing their needs has helped the firm gain a steady and still growing client base. Over the years, these clients also helped the firm expand the designs in its portfolio. From a firm that only used to do high-end traditional homes, DHMurray Architects is also experienced in crafting coastal, Tudor, Cape Cod, and colonial style homes.
One home that exemplifies the firm’s architectural abilities is the classic style Clapboard residence in Old Westbury. A two-story single-family home, its name comes from its clapboard sidings—an exterior with more details that extends from its interior. Custom brackets were also used to affix the wooden shutters that give off a historic charm. To balance with the entire home’s black and white palette, the firm installed a solid mahogany wood door as a contrast to the monochromatic colors. Aside from homes like these, the firm is also experienced in crafting commercial projects ranging from housing to restaurants and retail.
Landow and Landow Architects
203 Store Hill Rd., Old Westbury, NY 11568
An award-winning architectural and interior design firm, Landow and Landow Architects has a hand in crafting both traditional and modern architecture. Under award-winning architect Lloyd J. Landow’s guidance, the firm took on larger and more complex projects including multi-million dollar healthcare, commercial, and community buildings. So far, this 99-year-old firm has been managed by three generations of the Landow family and is still a trusted name in the industry. Among its various projects, its work on the 60 Riverside Drive residence is its most notable residential project. Taking on a traditional design, it has a light palette highlighted by white ceilings and walls that are further expanded by the installation of wide windows that welcome natural light and panoramic views.
Andrew V. Giambertone & Associates, Architects
62 Elm St., Huntington, NY 11743
Mixing the modern with historical references and traditional influences is Andrew V. Giambertone & Associates, Architects’ signature style when it comes to crafting luxurious structures. While its portfolio is dominated by traditional styles like the Normandy Tudor, Shingle, and Arts and Crafts styles, the firm’s experience and extremely detailed approach to design largely allows for creative freedom from both the client and the team. While these homes exude a specific style, it has minute but meticulous details borne from the client’s tastes. In order to effectively craft beautiful homes, the team takes time in getting to know its clients and endeavors to deeply understand its clients whether they may be homeowners or business owners.
Over time, this approach to design combined with a keen attention to details with client services and projects, Andrew V. Giambertone & Associates, Architects’ work has been featured in showhouses and magazines like Luxe, Architectural Digest, and Long Islander News.