Cline Architects
Simple, Sustainable, Cost Effective Design for Modern Living.

We provide full architectural services and work closely with our clients to help them realize their dream space. Whether it's a single family bathroom remodel or a new condominium building built from the ground up, we treat each project with the same design ingenuity and attention to our clients desires from start to finish. With over 30 years experience, let us help you with your next project.

  • Remodels
  • Additions
  • New Construction
  • Kitchen and Bath
  • Fire Restoration
  • Historic Renovations
  • Legalization of Units
  • Ground floor expansions

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  • California Licensed Architect
  • AIA member
  • Member, AIA Custom Residential Architects Network
13 Reviews
Brit B
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Jan 2020

After owning our first home for a little over 2 years, we felt ready to kick off a structural remodel to modernize all of our living areas: our kitchen, dining room, living room, entryway, and laundry...Read More

Relationship: ClientProject Date: May 2017

Experienced, talented, knowledgeable, creative, responsive, efficient, and personable…these are some of the words that I ascribe to Caroline and Jim at Cline Architects. Caroline and Jim were a pleas...Read More

Satindar Dhillon
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Mar 2014

We worked with Cline Architects in the Spring of 2014 to create plans and pull permits for our home renovation in West Portal (shown in their projects portfolio). James and Caroline were great at list...Read More

Relationship: ClientProject Date: Oct 2015

Honest opinions provided, expectations explained, clients needs addressed or modified. Both Jim and Caroline are extremely professional yet personable. They were always on time and respectful of cli...Read More

David Deng
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Jan 2015

my wife and I found Cline Architects on houzz and had met several other architects to consider a 3rd floor addition and roof deck. Immediately they stood out from the rest! We found Jim and Caroline i...Read More

Relationship: ClientProject Date: Aug 2015

I found Jim through a family member. He listened to what I wanted in my remodel and we began to work together. I live in the attic of an Edwardian and wanted to open it up. His design was exactly ...Read More

Relationship: ClientProject Date: Sep 2014

My husband and I were in the market for an architect who can design and project manage the addition of a third floor and a roof deck to our 2 story house in russian hill, San Francisco. We shopped aro...Read More

Jack Lakes
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Jun 2015

We hired Jim to design and manage construction of a completely new garden apartment. Although we thought we knew exactly what we wanted, Jim presented several fantastic improvements that are now part...Read More

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