Prescott Russell

Custom Homes & Renovations In Russell Ontario

Building a custom home or undertaking a major renovation is a big project. There’s a lot to think about including designing the project, getting the permits and choosing a contractor. If you are looking to renovate or build a new home working with us is the easiest way to get the plans required to take your project to the next stage. We offer more than just architects! Choosing us means you’ll get a dedicated project manager and access to a team of industry professionals including lawyers, relators, interior designers & contractors. Get professional help at every step of the way, book a free consultation today.

Prescott Russell Custom Renovations & Building Permits

Home renovations can be a daunting task, but with the help of an architect, the process can be much smoother. We can provide assistance with planning and designing, so that your vision for the renovation is realized. Plus, having architectural drawings almost guarantees that your building permit will be approved by the city. In other words, we can take on the hassle of the paperwork and red tape, so that you can focus on more important things. So if you’re considering renovating your home in Russell Ontario, be sure to give us a call. We’ll be happy to help you make your dream renovation a reality.

In the area building permits are overseen by The City of Perth (https://www.russell.ca/en/build-and-invest/building-permits.aspx). Here are renovations that we can help get you a building permit:

  • the addition of a carport, garage, new rooms or floors
  • any alteration to a building, such as the addition of a deck, balcony, canopy or dormer;
  • excavation work for the construction or expansion of a basement
  • construction of a building with a floor area of more than 108 square feet (garage or other);
  • replacement of doors or windows when the structure must be modified;
  • renovations, repairs or structural modifications to a building (removal of a partition or load-bearing wall)
  • installation of a wood stove, furnace, fireplace or chimney
  • finishing a basement;
  • installation of a sign or structural tower;
  • change in the use of a building (example: from residential to commercial);
  • installation of a new roof structure on a building (except replacement of roof shingles)
  • construction of a retaining wall greater than 1 metre in height as defined by the Building Code
  • installation or modification of the plumbing system;
  • installation of solar panels on a building.

Building A Custom Home In Prescott Russell

If you’re looking for a rural community that’s close to the amenities of a big city, Russell is the perfect place for you. Just outside the eastern suburbs of Ottawa, Russell offers affordable land and easy access to all the advantages of living in a city with over 1 million people. Although it’s a small town, Russell has everything you need to live, work and raise a family. And if you’re looking for something special, we can help you build your dream home. With our experience in designing luxury custom homes, our architects help make your vision a reality.

Living In Prescott Russell

Russell is a town in eastern Ontario, Canada, located just east of the city ofOttawa. The town has a population of approximately 9,900 people and is part of the amalgamated city of Clarence-Rockland. Russell is known for its annual tulip festival, which attracts thousands of visitors each year. The local economy is largely based on agriculture and tourism. However, the town is also home to a number of manufacturing and service businesses. The future of the local economy looks positive, with plans in place to attract new investment, create jobs, not to mention the increasing demand for homes in Ottawa. The town is working to improve its infrastructure, including upgrades to its sewage treatment plant and water supply system. As a result, Russell is poised for continued growth and prosperity in the years ahead.

Check out the properties available for sale in the area, start your search for the perfect property here: https://www.realtor.ca/on/russell/land-for-sale

Property Taxes On Custom Homes In Prescott Russell

The amount of property taxes you will pay on a custom luxury home in Russell, Ontario will depend on the value of your home and the current tax rates. The City of Russell sets the tax rates each year, and the amount of taxes you pay is based on the assessment of your property. The City assesses all properties in Russell every four years, and the assessment is determined by a number of factors including the market value of your home, the size and location of your property, and any improvements that have been made to your home. You can find out the current tax rates and the assessed value of your property here: https://www.russell.ca/en/services/property-taxes.aspx

Prescott Russell Architecture Drawings & Drafting Services

When planning for a custom renovation or designing a custom home here are the kinds of architectural drawings and plans we can provide. We have a team of architects, engineers and technologists who can provide precise and detailed plans that make obtaining permits easier and finding the right builder a lot easier!

  • Presentation Drawings
  • Concept Drawings
  • Elevation Drawings
  • MEP Drawings
  • HVAC Drawings
  • Building Plans
  • Site Plans
  • Floor Plans
  • Foundation Plans
  • Roof Framing Plans
  • Section Views