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Liquid Design is a green award winning “total package” design firm in Charlotte North Carolina specializing in building design, space planning, interior design, and, project management. Liquid Design develops business relationships that engage the design process and create a more stimulating interaction with the client and the end user. Our high quality designs have broad appeal in recreational, corporate, retail, mixed use, educational, as well as multi-family and single family residential spaces.

From the very beginning owners Mike Standley, AIA and, Michael Williams, AIA, LEED AP have been focused on developing business relationships with their clients, which allows Liquid Design to provide a large range of architectural solutions on a on project types.

Our design experience within the public and private sectors focuses on client satisfaction through quality design and exceeding the client’s expectations. We have been commissioned to design solutions for unique projects with extremely challenging design criteria from the US National Whitewater Center, the world’s largest multi-channel man-made whitewater facility with a large range of active outdoor lifestyle venues, to the mixed-use high-rise Encore Tower and the highly anticipated, WhiteHaus; Charlotte’s first ultra earth-green modern residence.

Liquid Design takes pride in working on special projects that are challenging and distinctive in design. This in return has drawn top talent to our organization which equates to successful projects. With this talent we are currently pushing on all fronts to be sustainable and earth-green with our modern design solutions.

Not only has Liquid Design become an industry leader in the design and implementation of facilities that have complex mixed-use environments that require a focused but creative modern solution, we have become leaders in the use of unique materials with contemporary detailing.

architecture • interior design • planning • project management