Enhancing lives through design

Great architecture inspires its owners and brings daily joy to its inhabitants. It is about spaces that are cherished and in harmony with their community and the environment. A well-designed space feels right and has the right proportions, the perfect light, the best materials and is realized through collaboration with expert craftsmen resulting in something beautiful as well as functional.

We are passionate about serving our clients and enhancing their lives through design. Our knowledge of design is fueled by our curiosity about the wider world and the raw beauty of our mountain home. Inspiration is everywhere and we actively encourage the exploration of all ideas, not just the obvious ones. We are by our client’s side from concept through construction to ensure dreams are realized and the result exceeds their expectations.

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We feel a deep sense of responsibility to be faithful stewards of our client’s dreams, their investment, the amazing environments we work in, and our community. We strive to deliver finely crafted spaces that exceed expectations while minimizing our impact on the environment.


Great design is realized in the details both seen and unseen. Craftsmanship rejects expediency and embraces the design process to study and refine designs to their essence. We collaborate with expert craftspeople to create something beautiful and functional that appears effortless.


We honor and thrive in the intimate relationships we develop with our clients, experts and craftspeople and we believe in the free exchange of ideas without ego. Together we create timeless spaces that exceed our client’s goals and enhance our client’s lives.

At Sipes Architects, we begin every project with a conversation and continue to craft the design around open communication with our clients. Together, we discover the unique characteristics of a project that gives it life. Our team strives to make the design process a client-focused exploration of needs and desires.

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