About

DMS design, llc is an award-winning, full-service architecture and interior design firm that specializes in producing thoughtfully-designed multi-family housing, commercial spaces, office fit-ups, and fire/flood reconstruction projects. We understand local building code requirements, budget constraints, and construction best practices, and have extensive experience coordinating logistically complicated projects.

DMS was founded in 2006 and is conveniently located on Boston’s North Shore. DMS works on architectural projects throughout New England and internationally in Liberia and Sierra Leone in Africa and in Haiti. Managing Principal Dan Skolski brings 20+ years of experience in housing and is licensed in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Maine, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Florida, and South Carolina.

DMS has extensive multi-family housing experience in affordable housing, mixed income, and market rate projects, including low-rise, high-rise, and mixed use buildings with a wide array of interior and exterior amenities. DMS has worked with funding agencies such as MassHousing, HUD, DHCD, City of Boston’s DND, Rhode Island Housing, and New Hampshire Workforce Housing. We have significant experience with the renovation of occupied, affordable apartment buildings utilizing LIHTC and historic tax credits, capital needs assessments, and feasibility studies.

DMS provides custom interior design work tailored to the unique needs of each client. Our proven expertise in modern, technology-enhanced office space showcases each client’s business style and promotes productivity and efficiency. Our experience ranges in scope from restaurants, hair salons, and funeral homes to medical and corporate offices.

DMS will formulate customized, sustainable solutions to bring a client’s design goals to reality, and approach each project with personalized attention to client needs, design details, and process. DMS excels at meeting deadlines, meeting budgets, and surpassing client expectations through proven expertise in delivering innovative and efficient designs with quality service.

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