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The Design-Build Process

The design/build construction process combines the efforts and capabilities of an architect and contractor into one—offering a single contact and authority for an entire project. When these two disciplines work together they can accelerate and closely coordinate the process of designing, permitting, and constructing—while quickly being able to adjust items in the field if necessary.

A long time proponent of the design/build method, D’Asign Source is a complete, one-stop shop for coastal home and resort essentials—catering to design and construction tasks together or individually. With over 64 years of experience and over 1,600 major projects completed, we’ve seen firsthand how the design-build construction method is a win-win for clients. So what makes our process better than a traditional design firm and general contractor combination?

D'Asign Source Principles

One Source of Responsibility

D’Asign Source is your single point of contact for architecture, construction, interior design, landscape architecture & furnishings. You only make one phone call to get the results you’re looking for.


As your architect and builder, our concepts hit the ground quickly, while maintaining overall goals. There’s no need for excessive drawings, specifications or micro-management. Our designers and installers are on the same team. They all report back to management and you directly.


With less contractors to coordinate, more integration across all disciplines, efficient coordination of professionals, builders, and regulatory agencies, and access to direct manufacturer dealerships; we’re able to pass the savings directly to our clients.


Having all professional services under one umbrella keeps your project goal in the forefront—including budgeting, timelines, quality & workmanship. At D’Asign Source, we constantly keep you informed via online meetings, presentations and job reports. Keeping you involved in the full process ensures we’re on the same page, setting and maintaining the expectations you’re looking for.


Imagine if your builder was an experienced coastal architect, a licensed interior designer, a renowned landscape architect, and worked out of a showroom devoted to materials, finishes, fixtures and furniture selections catering to your project. The D’Asign Source design-build process brings them all together, assuring a professionally built product.

Career Architect Franco D'Ascanio Jr. on his way to design build project Bella Mare

Having all professional services under one umbrella keeps your project goal in the forefront.

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