Architalcan Design, Inc.

Basement Renovation
2842 Bloor St W # 10, Etobicoke ON M8X1B1
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AMD in Toronto
AMD in Toronto
2 reviews Toronto, ON
10/10

Main Floor Renovation

Rocco was very quick and thorough is providing us with the drawings for our renovation. Even when abroad, he responded quickly to answer any questions we might have. This is our second time using Rocco and we have recommended him to family and friends who have used him for their renovations with success. Rocco always thinks things thru and provides more than one option so that we might make the best decision for us.

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Tha you Anna! Always a pleasure...always here to help!

Private User
Private User
0 reviews Toronto, ON
10/10

office renovations

great work, great price and creative approach to the work and always supportive in sign process

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Thank you Dale! Always a pleasure to work with great clients like you:)

Jonathan
Jonathan
2 reviews Toronto, ON
10/10

Full House Renovation Architectural and HVAC Drawings

Rocco was recommended by my friend who used him on multiple projects. For my house project it requires all most main floor walls removed and Rocco did a great job from first site visit all the way to get us permit, we highly recommend him for anyone starting a major renovation project.

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Thank you Jonathan! Alway a pleasure:)

Herb
Herb
1 review Toronto, ON
10/10

Rocco made our dream house come true!

We have lived in our house for 15 years but didn’t want to move. Our plan was to open the main floor and add a third story with a roof deck. From the very beginning, Rocco took care of everything. From developing the idea, to drawing the plans, to obtaining the permits, to making the structural renovations. He was always available at anytime to answer questions or address concerns. He kept a careful eye over the various trades people to ensure things were completed. Even though there were numerous issues and headaches due to COVID and supply chain issues, he found solutions and took care of everything. He was always saying “don’t worry, I will take care of you”, and he did just that. We are so happy with our new house and like everyone says, reno’s are hell, but we made it though thanks to Rocco’s dedication, attention to detail, and his passion for his work.
I highly recommend Architalcan Design Inc. and it’s owner, Rocco.

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Thank you Herb! Definitely the Reno had its own challenges with Covid but I loved trouble shooting the obstacles...thanks again for the opportunity!
It was quite an experience:)

Private User
Private User
Private User reviews Brampton, ON
10/10

Basement

He did my basement lowering job. The under pinning. He was fair priced but quality was high. He did a great job managing the project too and argued with contractor for me. He also parked his car on my grass. But a good guy.

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Thank you Fauzi! It was a pleasure working with you!
Sorry for parking on the grass, I guess there was no space...next time I will come with the motorcycle:)

Ruben in Toronto
Ruben in Toronto
1 review Mississauga, ON
10/10

Basement Renovation design and approval

Rocco is an architect who doesn't sit idle! He's always on the move when it comes to his clients' needs. He is fast and precise in what he does and would make his clients understand what they need and what's good for them.

My Wife & I thank him for the service he provided us against many odds!

We both wish him well in his future endeavors . . .

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Than k you Ruben! It was a pleasure working with you and I am honoured to have been part of your project.
RS

Shaun
Shaun
2 reviews Toronto, ON
10/10

Renovation Design and Building Permits

The project involved drafting renovation plans, securing building permits, and completing progress reports through the project. Rocco proved to be a tremendous asset and his knowledge and insight into the design and permit process was evident throughout. Rocco was highly responsive, provided solid recommendations, and completed the work faster than expected. I wouldn’t hesitate to hire Rocco and his team for future renovation projects.

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Thank you so much Shaun! Always a pleasure:)

Private User
Private User
Private User reviews Toronto, ON
10/10

Super Fast and Effective

Rocco was recommended by my contractor to develop our site plans and oversee permit approvals with the City of Toronto. It could not have been a smoother or quicker process. In less than 7 weeks we went from our first introduction and site visit to approved plans from the City. He gave great advice which we could choose to accept or ignore and even provided responses to our questions when he was on vacation. Working with Rocco was the easiest part of renovating our detached three-story home.

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Thank you Amber! It was a pleasure working with great clients like you and to have an opportunity to work on this beautiful house!
RS

Private User
Private User
Private User reviews Toronto, ON
10/10

Junction basement and main floor designs

Working with Rocco was a pleasure. During our preliminary meeting, we were amazed at how quickly and accurately he measured and drew our entire house in what seemed like minutes. It was immediately apparent that he had been doing this for awhile and was good at what he did. He then produced quality plans and worked with us to come up with a great design that met our needs. He was also able to secure the permits in a timely fashion. Throughout the whole process his communication and responsiveness to emails was fantastic. We highly recommend his services.

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Thanks for the kind words, working with great ppl like you, makes me want to work harder and show quality services and promptly.

Private User
Private User
Private User reviews Toronto, ON
10/10

Massive redesign

My partner and I hired Architalcan Design based on a referral, for a massive redesign of our property, including retail and residential units, a main floor and 3rd story addition as well as a basement extension. Rocco and his draftsperson took care to understand our vision and our needs, and to balance this with the City by-laws and history of the building. Rocco resolved issues and responded whenever we reached out, whether he was in Canada or Italy, to ensure the plan was properly executed. When we were faced with challenges by the City, Rocco advocated for our project and worked with the City to get the permits through the entire process. When we were faced with challenges during the basement excavation with our initial contractor, Rocco came to our rescue to recommending first rate builders from his rich source of professional acquaintances to get the job done and done well by the best. The best part of all, is that Rocco made sure that we could stick to our vision even when times were tough throughout the project, that is the true art of being an architect.

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Thank you Zoe, it was a pleasure making your projects moving forward towards your needs and visions. We take pride on every project using our experience and knowledge. Beat of luck!

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More about Architalcan Design, Inc.

***PLEASE VISIT MY WEBSITE BEFORE YOU CALL***
Welcome to Architalcan Design Inc. profile.
We are in central Etobicoke (Bloor/Royal York)
WEBSITE: www.architalcandesign.com
EMAIL: rocco@architalcandesign.com
CELL: 647.654-6898
OFFICE: 416.546-5434

Italian background, with Engineering and Surveyor background (Geometra) 1994, over 20 years of construction experience, Toscany Villa Restorations, Historical Monuments Restoration in Rome, Industrial renovation in Milano, done Structural and Demolition work in Toronto and achieved Architectural Technology Diploma 2006.
Architalcan Design Inc. offers Building Consultation - Drawings for Residential-Commercial-Industrial - Building Permit Service.

You can also visit us on: www.architalcandesign.com

Registered with the Ministry of Housing and Affairs
BCIN # 25897-41741 (HOUSE, SMALL BUILDING, LARGE BUILDING & HVAC)

ON-SITE BUILDING CONSULTATION FEE OF $250 MAY APPLY & CREDITED BACK ONCE THE DESIGN IS GRANTED OR CONTINUED

Need a Building permit? A-Z service
Residential-Commercial & Industrial drawings, bcin stamp and drawings review

We are 100% focused and committed to designing and services. This is our true core competancy. We are not a marketing company. We produce architecture & Structural drawings with BCIN stamp.

We're Fast, Reliable and Punctual, all the time.

NOTE: BUILDING PERMITS FEES OR RELATED APPLICATIONS FEES ARE NOT INCLUDED IN OUR SERVICES

We deal mostly with Residential and Commercial projects. We can do drawings and submission in less than one week where the Building permit is Guaranteed within 5 days or less from submission!

"Building permit Guarantee is based on compliance with municipality zoning bylaws"

WE SERVE TORONTO AREA ONLY

CATEGORIES
Basement Renovation, Architects, Structural Engineering, and Home Additions
PRODUCTS
Architectural-Structural & HVAC design and Building Consultation Building permit services
SERVICES
DRAWINGS FOR RESIDENTIAL-COMMERCIAL & INDUSTRIAL: House design, Commercial mixed use design, House addition design, Remove a load bearing wall drawings, Extention design, Second floor addition design, Rear addition plans, Garage design, Underpinning drawings, Basement apartment-secondary unit design, HVAC design and heat loss calculations, Structural design, Committee of Adjustment hearing, Building permit services for all the above.
STYLES
DONE YESTERDAY
SPECIALITIES
Structural
WEBSITE
http://www.architalcandesign.com
YEAR ESTABLISHED
1994
NUMBER OF EMPLOYEES
3
RETURN POLICY
N/A
PAYMENT METHOD
cash, cheque, e-transfer
LICENSES
TORONTO METRO LIC. T85-4184351
MEMBERSHIPS
O.A.C.E.T.T.
LIABILITY INSURANCE
Yes
DIPLOMAS
GEOMETRA (ITALY) & DIP. ARCHITECTURAL TECHNOLOGY (GBC-TORONTO)
PROJECT MINIMUM
$2,500
PROJECT RATE
CALL US
WRITTEN CONTRACT
Yes
WARRANTY TERMS
LIFE TIME
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