Designworks started as a d.b.a Company in Wellesley Massachusetts, specializing in custom additions, remodels, kitchens and bathrooms in the greater Boston and central mass suburb areas.
Designworks opened its first satellite office in Wolfeboro, New Hampshire. Continuing to design and build custom homes, additions and remodels in the Lakes Region.

Designworks restructured itself into Designworks Development Company, featuring new commercial projects such as water front condominiums on Lake Winnipesaukee, multiple residential sub-divisions and retail mall, designs and construction.

After the Real Estate Market adjustment of the late eighties, Designworks opened another satellite office in Hudson/ Nashua area. This office offered construction management and consulting services to other building firms in a variety of construction fields; Fire & water damage, South Boston condominium conversions, and many residential sub-divisions in Massachusetts and Southern New Hampshire. Designworks continued with our unique style of custom home, additions and remodeling projects in house as well.

Designworks expanded to Petaluma, California and opened its’ forth office in the Sonoma and Napa Valley Regions, designing fine homes and vineyard tasting rooms. Additional services included consulting a construction company specializing in Adirondack and prairie style architecture. Additionally, The Petaluma Pond Shop started up as a custom landscape and waterscape design / build business to enhance our residential customer’s outdoor living areas.

Designworks Development Company started Designworks Home Builders, LLC in Gilford / Belmont New Hampshire, carrying on with the tradition of fine home design and construction services in the Lakes Region. In addition to the principal design/ build services, this office offers property management services year round to the secondary home market. Additionally, we offer full scale landscape and waterscape services to compliment your outdoor living spaces.
Bradford Kirby

Bradford Kirby

Owner/ Designer


“Home is where the Heart is…” How many families truly find their dream home?

As custom residential home professionals, we believe our experience and knowledge can help you as a homeowner reach for the stars and intelligently develop your ideas to realize your dream home.

Designworks Home Builders, LLC. is differentiated from other building contractors because of our experience and commitment to the design/build process. Having successfully designed and built numerous homes, remodels and additions over four decades, we look forward to sitting down with you to discuss your personal needs and desires for your next project.  We’ll help you analyze the existing conditions of your site and home and decide on a realistic budget. Most importantly, our hearts will be there in the construction process so that you are rewarded with a dream home you and your family will enjoy for generations.