Design Appruv

About Us

From Concept to Appruv’l

Design Appruv is San Diego County’s premier architectural drafting firm. Our skilled draftsmen offer affordable architectural design services in line with your budget and timeline. With more than 20 years of experience in California Building Code, permit running and architectural services under our belt, our proprietary system brings you a stress-free drafting and building permit process.

We’re your one-stop-shop for architectural design, permit processing, and construction remodeling. Our team specializes in accessory dwelling units (ADUs), residential additions & remodels, custom homes, as well as commercial tenant build-outs and improvements. There’s no project too large or too small and we help build your dreams into reality.

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Areas We Service

Areas We Service

Design Appruv services San Diego, Riverside, Orange, Los Angeles, and San Bernardino Counties. We frequently go as far north as Long Beach and as far east as Palm Springs.

APPRUV’d
Permits Appruv’d in 2020
ADUs Appruv’d in 2020
Code Violations Appruv’d
%Client Satisfaction

Our Industry Partners

Projects Appruv’d

Cutlass Modern project
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01 / Cutlass Modern
Wilson ADU & Deck project
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02 / Wilson ADU & Deck
Robicheaux Wetlands Retreat project
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03 / Robicheaux Wetlands Retreat
LA Modern Guest Room project
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04 / LA Modern Guest Room
Backyard ADU project
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05 / Backyard ADU
Custom Home Lake Tahoe project
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06 / Custom Home Lake Tahoe
5 Stars

Design Tested, Client Appruv’d

Highly recommend! Seth, the owner, was prompt, knowledgeable and clear. He gave us upfront and transparent pricing for his firm as well as other expected costs along the way – no surprises. Design Appruv has been very responsive, communicative and excellent to work with. Very happy with our partnership. Comment end
——— Mr J | Thumbtack

The Design Appruv Guarantee

Here at Design Appruv, you get what you’ve paid for. Here’s how we’ve set ourselves apart from our competitors.

Cheaper & Faster

Cheaper & Faster

Get five-star design and drafting without the cost, timeline, or ego of a licensed architectural firm.

Wide Service Area

Wide Service Area

We serve SoCal clients from San Diego County up to Long Beach, and as far east as Palm Springs.

Experienced

Experienced

Our turn-key local design, drafting & expert building permit team is fully licensed with over 80 years of combined experience.

Communicative

Communicative

Our Design Development Experts will be in touch weekly to assure your receiving a 5-star experience.

Transparent

Transparent

We make sure you’re 100% knowledgeable about what, how and why we make the decisions we do!

Client Focused

Client Focused

At Design Appruv, our experts always put your construction budget first and design to meet your lifestyle.

Building Your
Dreams Starts Here.

Ready to see how we can bring your project to life? Reach out today for a free, no-obligation consultation.

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