About SDS

Raymond Ybarra attended the University of Arizona, College of Architecture and has over thirty years experience with a wide range of projects in Commercial and Residential. After years of gaining experience in the supporting staff roll as Project Manager, Construction Administration and producing Construction Documents for large successful Architect firms the decision was made to build a new start and Signature Design Studio was created with the focus on Residential Design.

SDS has provided quality residential design services for various clients needs:

  • custom homes
  • historical renovation
  • additions and remodels
  • duplexes
  • student housing
  • GREEN alternative designs
  • construction administration
  • site development

SDS has also provided many architectural styles to meet the needs of each client:

  • contemporary
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  • traditional southwest
  • ranch
  • Mediterranean
  • Spanish colonial
  • mud adobe

Design services provided vary since each project is different and SDS is associated with quality consultants, engineers and builders. As a team clients will receive services that will meet building codes, cost effective construction methods and complete attention from start to completion. Projects are in all shapes and sizes and with the growing need for ecofriendly concepts SDS has designed homes that are sensitive to the environment, 100% off the utility grid with clean energy building materials. All complex building sites are welcomed with their challenges and limitations whether it is site utilities, flood plain issues, grade limitations, zone and building code restrictions.

SDS is located in Tucson, Arizona and has many out of state clients and projects from coast to coast. Out of region clients are typically surprised how easy communications and the various phases proceed with ease and understanding without sacrificing quality.

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