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3638 St. Margaret’s Bay Road
Hubley, Nova Scotia
B3Z 1B7


Richter Designs will provide construction plans for houses and other buildings, allowing customers to streamline the design period into a few simple meetings and without stressful price negotiations.

Imagine owning your own auto body shop, salon, commercial/professional office or your own retail shop. We will help you plan the shop environment so you can get back to work on the business plan!

The home and small building design industry of Nova Scotia is based primarily on designs of structures that fall within of the scope of Part Nine of the National Building Code of Canada. Despite the increasingly growing frequency of condominium living, there is still much opportunity for sales within the Halifax home and cottage industry as well as designs for small business buildings.

Richter Designs Home Designs

Residential Services

Robert Richter uses customized but simple, plans and ideas to design homes and buildings. Providing families with a warm and safe environment to relax and enjoy life.

For new construction of:

  • Single family Home
  • Duplex or Triplex
  • Renovation to existing home
  • Garage or other home addition
  • Addition of sunroom, or large covered or exposed deck
  • Additional detached outbuilding to the property

We Will:

  • Help you ensure that your design suits your personal needs and wishes.
  • Work with you to build a beautiful environment for your family or clients.
  • Provide plans for new homes and renovations or small business buildings.
  • Re-create plans for your existing home if lost and need to be replaced.

Business Services

Richter Designs can help you with small commercial plan designs (excluding engineering or architecturally stamped requirements). Planning early by working with a professional to help you identify what your building needs are, and getting advice on ways you might be better able to achieve your building goals couldn’t be easier.

Richter Designs can:

  • Help you with planning your own entrepreneurial endeavors.
  • Provide plans for you and your contractor to let you both get right to work.
  • Design small commercial structures or interior layouts.
  • Provide revisions of retail spaces, reverse lighting plans, etc.

Additional plan options include contractors and sales agents who supply work or other services to site for building owners. By networking with this contractor base there will is additional opportunity to help connect owners to contractors. Contractors and sales agents include: builders, sub trades, material suppliers, etc. plus engineers, and members of the real estate industry.

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Richter Designs builds customer confidence based on service and efficient pricing.
Richter Designs will provide construction plans for houses and other buildings, allowing customers to streamline the design period into a few simple meetings and without stressful price negotiations.
(Firm quotation will be provided at initial meeting)

Visit our website for pricing options for One Storey plans less than 2000 sqft. (Basic design) and Two Storey plans less than 2500 sqft. (Basic design)

Prices include the following:
  • Meetings and consultation time
  • Printing costs for 5 copies of final plan
  • 11″ X 17″ final copy paper size (Please note: Preliminary draft plans may not be formatted to 11×17 paper, ie: if emailed)
  • One semi-major revision after completion of final plans. To be discussed.
  • Four elevation sheets ie: front, rear, left, right
  • Main level plan
  • Upper level plan, for two story design
  • Foundation level plan with basement level, if included in quote
  • One sectional sheet, minimum required for permit and construction purposes

Contact Us

Contact Robert to sit down and talk with you about your future construction plans and help secure the plans you will need before you begin your project.

Richter Designs
3638 St. Margarets Bay Road
Hubley, Nova Scotia
B3Z 1B7

Robert Richter
P: 902-404-4016


Monday – Friday – 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM
Please call ahead to ensure we are not out of the office.
Evening and weekend meetings are also readily available by appointment.

We can come to you!
If it is more convenient for us to come to you or meet you at a central location to discuss your building/renovation needs, just let us know. We can set up an appointment.

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