Gustave Carlson Design

Modern Barn Interior

About the Firm

Principals: owner


1051 Cragmont Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94708
T 510.524.5181
Services Offered


Furniture Design

Interior Design

Regions Served

New York City & Mid-Atlantic

Pacific Northwest

San Francisco & Bay Area

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Gustave Carlson Design is an award winning San Francisco Bay Area design firm specializing in custom home renovation, new house construction and sustainable design.

Our philosophy is that each project is to be designed around the specific needs of the client, site specification, and if applicable, the original or new architectural form. We believe the best design solution involves close collaboration with the client. We investigate the clients use of space, lifestyle and aesthetic. The design of schemes will reflect this understanding. Attention is given to the relationship between the interior and exterior of the house and its balance within the landscape. Our practice supports the use of green and sustainable materials and technologies of which we stay informed of the new product and leading industries. Our goal is to create a unique and well detailed home that will support your lifestyle and you may enjoy for generations.

Gustave Carlson, principal, has more than two decades of experience in residential and commercial design projects in the Western states and the East coast. Holding a Masters of Architecture from the Graduate School of Design at the University of Pennsylvania, he is an associate with the American Institute of Architects, a member of the National Trust for Historic Preservation, a member of Build It Green and the National Association of Remodeler's Industry.