About us

Architects Designworks, Domestic architects based in Edinburgh.

Architects Designworks offer a number of services throughout Edinburgh, Lothians, Borders, Strathspey, Angus and Scotland for domestic and commercial clients. Projects include:

  • House extensions
  • Conversions
  • New builds
  • One off eco homes
  • Developer housing

Rob Bloor, Principal at Architects Designworks, has been in architectural practice for over 24 years and has an extensive range of knowledge and experience across all sectors of development.

With all these years of experience as domestic architects we have the expertise to take care of everything from the initial design, to the completion of the project offering you a bespoke service tailored to you.

We can help you with:

  • Planning Permissions submission (we have many years experience of Edinburgh & Lothian Planning departments)
  • Change of Use Planning applications
  • Building warrant applications
  • Listed Building Consent applications
  • Development within National parks & Areas of outstanding National Beauty
  • One off eco homes with renewable energy solutions & underfloor heating
  • Self build with advice on a suitable housing plots
  • Domestic extensions
  • Loft & attic conversions
  • Steading conversions
  • Passivhaus
  • Conservation & historic buildings including mews renovations
  • Low carbon houses
  • Ecological & sustainable design
  • Builder Tender documentation, building contracts, schedules of work, builder payment schedules
  • Feasibility studies
  • Site inspections
  • Certificates of Lawfulness
  • Building society inspections
  • Mortgage lenders certificates
  • We also have a network of other professional consultants and a long list of reliable contractors available for tender and consultation.
Call us Today to discuss your requirements or to arrange a free, no obligation quote.
0131 672 3609

Commercial architects, based in Edinburgh.

Rob Bloor the principal at Architects Designworks has over 25 years’ experience of working with commercial developers, across a wide range of sectors including industrial, food production units, developer housing, retail, higher education and pre-school nurseries.

We pride ourselves on a cost effective, reliable and speedy service to bring your project to the market place.

Some of our clients:

  • Barrett Homes
  • Persimmon Homes
  • University of St Andrews
  • Chapter One Nurseries
  • Iplaydays Nurseries
  • Braemore Lettings
  • Lees of Scotland
  • Capital Wholesalers

There are no limits to what we can design, bring your vision to us and watch it become a reality. Contact us to for a free consultation and take a look at our project portfolio.

Commercial Projects

Providing cost effective solutions for retail, industrial, houses for rent and sale to pre-school nurseries


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12 Dryden Place
0131 672 3609
07832 956 940