One of our greatest strengths is cost estimating. As an independent service, we provide in-house architectural, civil, structural, mechanical, electrical, plumbing, fire protection, and technology cost estimating to Owners and architectural firms. Accurate and well-defined cost estimates are critical to the success of every project. Desing Studio Architects estimators specialize in providing accurate construction cost estimates from the initial programming phase through the detailed design and construction phases. Our cost estimating procedures are designed to ensure that each element of the project is well defined and accounted for in the estimate format.