Learn About Us
For 25 years SCA has designed a diverse range of residential and landscape projects. Born in San Francisco, principal Steve Charlip received his architectural education at SCI-ARC in Southern California and taught architecture at UCLA. SCA has been published in the LOS ANGELES TIMES, HOME MAGAZINE and TODAY'S HOME.
"Steve created a master piece. If I were to start all over again I wouldn’t change a thing."
"Steve transformed our rustic weekend place in Sonoma County into an elegant home. His vision, taste and skill are tops. I recommend him without reservation."
90% Build Out Rate
- OUR SUCCESS RATE HAS A PROVEN TRACK RECORD
- 90% OF OUR PROJECTS GET BUILT. MOST ARCHITECTS BUILD ONLY 30%
- SCA UNDERSTANDS AND PAYS ATTENTION TO CLIENTS BUDGET
SCA clients receive builder pricing from day one
and always know the cost of their project. By introducing clients to builders early on in the process projects receive immediate pricing. We develop the design and building costs simultaneously.
"Working with Steve was amazing. His design ideas far surpassed our expectations. His focus on details and project management were exceptional. He guided us through the process with ease and patience. We are looking forward to using him again!"