Garth Sheriff Architect

4.61 | 10 Verified Ratings
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Garth Sheriff Architect

4.61 | 10 Verified Ratings
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310-798-1952

207 South Poinsettia Avenue
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
 
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Garth Sheriff Architect


The Shape of your Life is the Heart of Our Design

The Sheriff Architecture Studio has been in business for over 35 years. A member of 100 x 100, LA's Best Architects, Sheriff Architecture is a client-focused company that strives to ensure the highest level of customer satisfaction! They are prominent in the fields of lighting design (winning the prestigious Edison National Award), kitchen design and innovative design concepts like Design for Success and Resort Suite Home, both of which have been widely published and imitated. Their copyrighted L.A.M.S. system provides you the homeowner with creative solutions in Liveability, Affordablity, Marketability and Sustainability. Find out more at http://www.gARThdesigns.com

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Service Area

  • Los Angeles
  • Santa Monica
  • Torrance
  • Van Nuys
  • Venice
  • Beverly Hills
  • Encino
  • San Pedro
  • Sherman Oaks
  • Long Beach
  • Playa del Rey
  • Malibu
  • North Hollywood
  • West Hollywood
  • Redondo Beach
  • Palos Verdes Peninsula
  • Manhattan Beach
  • Studio City
  • Marina del Rey
  • El Segundo
  • Hermosa Beach
  • Playa Vista
  • Rancho Palos Verdes
  • Pacific Palisades
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Services Offered

Architects & Engineers
  • Architect

Areas of Expertise

  • Lighting Design
  • Kitchen Design
  • Sustainability
  • L.A.M.S. system creator (see company summary)
  • hillside design specialist

Product Brands Used

  • American Institute of Architects

Quick Facts

Business Hours
Monday - Friday 7 am - 8 pm
Saturday - Sunday 8 am - 12 pm
(Please call to confirm)
  • Free Estimates

Credentials

In Business Since: 1975
Memberships & Affiliations
  • AIA, American Institute of Architects, NCARB, National Council of Architecural Registration Boards, California License C-7751, ADPSR, Architects Designers Planners for Social Responsibilty
State Licensing
Trade: Architect
License #: C7751
Expiration: 02-28-2019
Green Certifications
  • Architects/Designers/Planners for SocialResponsibility
Awards
  • American Institute of Architects National Institute Award
  • City of Beverly Hills Design Award
  • member, "100 x 100", Los Angeles' Best Architects
  • Edison Award National Lighting Design Certificate
  • Art Center College of Design Award
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Business Overview

Community Involvement

Board of Directors, Arts Manhattan (arts support group)

Board of Directors, Show Coalition (show business collaborative)

past National President, Architects Designers Planners for Social Responsibility

past President, Tau Sigma Delta architectural honorary

How We Got Started

I chose to work in this industry because my passion for service and personalized, compelling design..

I love working in Malibu to Corona Del Mar because I love creating design for a coastal climate..

We started in this industry in 1969.

We describe our business as Well established

Why should someone choose Garth Sheriff Architect?

Because of the 30+ years of passionate design and service that clients swear by.

 

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4.0   |  
Not sure what I was expecting when procuring the services of a 'lighting architect.' He was responsive (in spite of some family health issues) and had some great ideas. His billing rate is probably fair. In retrospect I would have liked to sit down with him, with the catelogs, discuss alternatives and make the decision.....rather than select some of the fixtures from recommended websites. However, he was there when the final decisions were made, and we are happy with the outcome.

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5.0   |  
He prepared nice elevation drawings so we can see what the final project will look like. He took our comments and concerns into consideration in the drawings, plus added some extra ideas we had not considered previously.

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5.0   |  
Review by in San Pedro, CA
I have just hired Garth Sheriff for my architech, he has impressed me with his knowledge, professionlism, his interaction with me, his previous clients, his passion and his intuitiveness. Hopefully I will have a positive experience with him.
Response by Garth Sheriff Architect: Since this initial rating, the client and we have had a pleasure collaborating on his home!. I firmly believe this will be updated by the customer to a 5 star rating :)

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Review by in Venice, CA
A PLEASURE IN COLLABORATION...

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4.0   |  
Review by in Playa Del Rey, CA
We have just begun working with him but he was by far the most professional and attentive of the people we interviewed. He seemed to try to gear the design to our special needs and gave freely of his time before we signed with him. He seems to be fairly priced. So far so good but we have not finished the design or begun building yet. The jury is out until after the project is finished.
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5.0   |  
Review by in Los Angeles, CA
We are very happy with the quality of Garth's work and his attention to detail.

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Review by in Pasadena, CA
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0.0   |  03-28-2003
Review by a homeowner in Playa Del Rey, CA
Work has just begun.

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Project: Residential Remodeling
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