ADE Design Build is a Maine-based
firm that designs custom, high-quality, detached
single family living spaces. ADE Design Build
works with architects, designers and engineers
on projects large and small to meet our clients'
Because we both design and
build we pay attention to the larger design
picture as well as to day-to-day construction
details, both of which are important to the
ultimate success of your project.
Our entire business process
is client-focused, ethically grounded and enables
us to provide the highest quality service possible.
This includes maintaining strict client confidentiality.
We look forward to working with you.
ADE Design Build's first
project was in 1977.
One of the primary goals
of our company is to design and build beautifully
conceived, extremely well constructed, user-oriented
living spaces. These spaces incorporate the
best of the latest technologies (such as sophisticated
sound control techniques) as well as traditional
and contemporary building practices and materials.
We utilize a collaborative/team
approach. Our team consists of:·
A small, experienced, highly knowledgeable
Select, specialty subcontractors
who are well known to us and able to meet our
exacting standards. With many years of experience
in their respective fields, our carpenters,
plumbers, drywall crews, electricians and numerous
other expert subcontractors provide you with
the courteous, skilled and reliable service
your new home or remodel project deserves.
If you are not certain whether
the work you are envisioning is possible or
practical, we are available to do detailed feasibility
studies. We will look at the many options available
to determine which is the most feasible approach
for your particular requirements.
We strive for creative and
sensitive design solutions that are beautiful
as well as functional, are environmentally sound,
and provide the best possible living and working
environment. Our professionals work as teams,
with team size and composition determined by
the needs of each project.
We can either help you find
the land you will need to build your home or
we can work with you to develop the land you
In all the work we do, we
emphasize long-range master planning, so your
designs work now and in the future. If a project
is to be built in several phases, we plan and
organize carefully in the initial stages, so
the work can proceed smoothly from one construction
phase to the next.
We control the flow of our
projects, so that we can give you the specialized
attention you deserve. We are very proud that
our projects are completed on time.
We have extensive experience
and knowledge in providing acoustical sound
management. Sound Control services include noise
and vibration measurements, design review, recommendations,
computer modeling and prediction.
We serve as your on-site
advocate and provide direct supervision of our
contractors to ensure that work proceeds in
accordance with your intended scope, schedule,
and budget. This precludes the need for your
involvement in routine matters of contractor
Our experience in contracting
and construction gives us detailed knowledge
of all cost considerations. We have the ability
to work within a wide range of budgets. Because
we design with your budget in mind, then oversee
all phases, we keep on track with your budget,
as the project moves from one phase to the next.
Our expertise and experience
allows us to provide quality control procedures
throughout the entirety of the building process
that ensures the highest levels of construction
We communicate closely with
our clients and return all calls and messages
promptly. Part of our pleasure in the work we
do is taking the time to work collaboratively
with our clients, paying personal attention
to your needs, desires, time frame and budget.
We are committed to gaining a thorough understanding
of your tastes, daily life patterns, and the
qualities of home that you wish to enhance.
With your input and ideas, we design and then
build that which fits your unique life style.
may well have heard of the TV series "This
Old House". ADE Design Build wants to provide
you with an insider's look at the building of
one of our projects from inception to completion.
We call this our "ADE
This section of our website
that will be designed to demonstrate the versatility
of ADE Design Build in the custom home, residential,
design build field. The site will give you a
first hand look at a project as it is being
built and the steps it takes to accomplish the
We know how difficult and
imposing building a home can be. "ADE
eHouse" will help you learn how to
navigate through the intricacies that are a
part of the process. Whether you are a prospective
client, building your own home or simply interested
we think that "ADE eHouse" can provide
valuable information for you.
We will be regularly adding
pictures and text to this site in the "ADE
eHouse" and "eHouse
Photos" sections as the project takes
form. Please stay posted.
10/12/05: eHouse Photos update
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Questions or for more Information please
17 Birchwood Road
Augusta, Maine 04330