Under his own license, Mr. John B. Collins, AIA, has been the lead architect on nearly 50,000 square feet of residential and 62,00 square feet of commercial projects in the Denver Metro Area. With his pleasant, affable demeanor, intense wit, and willingness to track through all the details of a project, he works to ensure that every project gets a complete set of drawings from which the contractor can build. The drawings are suitable building department submission and approval. His designs and drawings are created using state-of-the-art computer technology, adherence to the required International building Codes, and the latest in building technology.
Mr. Collins has nearly 30 years experience bringing projects to fruition in the United States. With over 20.5 million square feet of space built amounting to over $500 million in construction costs and over 300 clients served, Mr. Collins brings his wealth of experience to Denver, Co and the Front Range. He has design, detailing, and construction administration experience in various types of projects. For residential projects, he can count numerous garage additions, single family residences, multifamily town homes, and high rise hotels and apartment buildings. For commercial projects, he's been involved with office buildings, data processing centers, offices, restaurants, country clubs, churches, retail complexes, and assisted living facilities.
After graduate school at University of Washington in Seattle, he moved to New York City to learn the art, science, and practice of building buildings. While there, he worked on such diverse projects as the Anchorage Performing Arts Center in Alaska and the New West Apartment building in Manhattan's Upper West Side.
In 1993 and suffering in the bad economy of the period, he moved with his family to Denver, CO. There he worked for a variety a few firms on a variety of projects.
Mr. Collins is a sole practitioner and sole shareholder of under John B Collins Architecture, LLC. His current practice includes the areas of residential remodels and new construction, apartments, retail, tenant finish, restaurants, and assisted living facilities. He is currently seeking new clients and welcomes the opportunity to interview with prospective clients.
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