Whether you are looking to design and build a custom primary residence on your lot, or construct a home that will meet the needs of the rental market today, we can use our vast experience to acheive whatever your goal may be.

We are Building Designers, with a passion for good, quality, functional Architecture. We strive each day to provide a combination of sound form and function in every project that crosses our desk. The objective is simple....to provide a quality service to Clients and Builders. The firm specialty is high-end, boutique Architecture. We excel at providing quality Residential Design for clients & builders alike.

Our firm is listed on many preferred lists, and approved to design in exclusive neighborhoods like, WaterColor, Windmark beach, Watersound, Watersound Camp Creek, Seaside, and Rivercamps.


We can also provide quality control services for all projects, including construction observations and construction management.


Whether a pre-design or a custom design, we strive to provide quality in each and every project.


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WaterColor, FL. Cottage district, Phase
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Custom Home on Draper lake in The Retrea
Brady Residence, Sand Hill Neighborhood,
The Retreat. Blue Mountain Beach, Walton
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Rudd Camp

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August 2022

Rivercamps design on a 1.3 acre lot, surrounded on three sides with nature preserve. This home is designed with two large porches, one dining and one lounge with a connecting open deck. Large gourmet kitchen with a walk in pantry, large open dining and living areas, as well as a roomy master suite.

Coastal Camp

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September 2022

Large two story home designed to take advantage of bay views in the RiverCamps development. Large parking areas beneath with a conditioned entry foyer and interior stair.

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West Bay Riverhouse

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September 2022

Large two story home designed to take advantage of bay views in the RiverCamps development. Large parking areas beneath with a conditioned entry foyer and interior stair.

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Barnett - Camp Creek

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Coming Soon - In Design

This residence sits on a twenty foot wide lot. Even with the design challenges that a small lot brings, The WindSwept is BIG on style. It boasts large decks upstairs to take full advantage of all views, as well as a roomy area inside that is perfect for that beach vacation getaway.

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The Treehouse

November 2016

Designed around a sweeping oak, in the canopies of oaks, magnolias and maples, the Treehouse is designed to embrace the surrounding environment. This modern farmhouse boasts high ceilings, custom kitchen w/ Viking Appliances, and a custom layout like no other.

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Bush Residence

Coming Soon

This is designed in the true Florida Vernacular style with deep porches, and shed dormers. The Kitchen is inviting, and is open to the main living spaces. With the Master down, and a full bedroom up, entertaining the kids and grands will be a wonderful experience.

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The WindSwept

May 2019

This residence sits on a twenty foot wide lot. Even with the design challenges that a small lot brings, The WindSwept is BIG on style. It boasts large decks upstairs to take full advantage of all views, as well as a roomy area inside that is perfect for that beach vacation getaway.

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A Bit About Us

Our Work

Founded in Santa Rosa Beach in 2000, ruddDesigns strives to impact people through places. No matter what project we’re designing, we always aim to make a difference in the city’s landscape. We envision spaces that will inspire people, help them connect with one another, and enrich the human experience. We do this by embracing the life, love, and diversity of the Area. Recognizing that every great design is the result of a combination of ideas, we’re inspired by the dynamic aspects of life. You’ll be surprised by what we can do for you. We’d love to work with you on your next project.