Whether you are looking to build an addition or need a whole-house renovation, we have the expertise to lead the project from conceptual design to construction.

Potter Design Build is a full-service residential design and construction business specializing in home remodeling, new construction and historic preservation for homeowners and investors in Southwest Atlanta and surrounding intown Atlanta neighborhoods. Award-winning designer Brent Potter provides thoughtful design and smart layouts coupled with quality craftsmanship to enhance your home’s value and livability.

Design/Build Process

The design-build model benefits homeowners by offering a single point of responsibility throughout the design and construction phases of the project – enhancing communication and ensuring quality as well as budget and schedule.

01 –


Initial Meeting

  • Meet the homeowner to discuss the project
  • Determine the feasibility of the idea and budget

02 –

Design Phase

  • Sign design retainer agreement
  • Measure the space
  • Create as-built drawings with up to two design concepts complete with layouts
  • Finalize selected concept with cabinetry, counters, fixtures and appliances
  • Complete permit and construction drawings
  • Finalize project budget
  • Submit documents for permitting and attend any mandatory meetings (including historic preservation application and approvals if needed)

03 –


  • Sign construction contract
  • Obtain building permits
  • Finalize any remaining selections with allowances
  • Determine construction schedule
  • Coordinate and supervise building trades
  • Keep homeowner updated on progress of construction