Our company and approach to design

Element Architects are based in East Lothian, providing full architects services to Edinburgh, the Lothians, Borders, Northumberland, Newcastle and surrounding areas. We also provide standalone services including 3d and BIM modelling services throughout the UK

What we do

Element Architects Ltd. is an independent company providing complete Architectural Services specialising in remodelling and new build residential properties for home owners and private devlopers and small to medium sized commercial developments. We provide high quality, and affordable sustainable design solutions. We also provide standalone 3D and BIM modelling and architectural visualisation services.

Our company was established in 2010 by Jason Wilson, an RIBA Chartered Architect. As a small company we are committed to providing a professional and personal service with attention to detail, working closely with clients to achieve their project aspirations.

Our Approach and Values

The successful completion of any building project – whether it be a commercial development or the refurbishment of your home – is dependent not just on an excellent design but also on collaborative and clear communication throughout. We assess the requirements of each individual project and provide a tailored service to suit.

As part of our design and process, we listen carefully to our clients, and firmly believe that sucessful projects are a unique combination of each clients ideas and aims for their home or property, and our skill in translating these into a fully developed design. This can be especially important where the project involves a family home. As architects we bring a broad spectrum of skills to a project, which combined with our expeirence provide focus to enable each projects’ potential to be fully realised.


Whilst most of our work involves residential development in the form of home extensions, conversions and alterations, our team have a wealth of experience and our architects have previously lead consultant design teams on a range of projects including schools, further education colleges, nurseries, office developments, theatre and arts buildings, mental health facilities for the NHS, small scale retail and commercial developments. Some of these projects, completed in previous employement are featured within our project portfolio.


RIBA & RIAS Architects

At Element Architects we are committed to providing a professional service to our clients. Architects Jason and Susan are both Chartered RIBA and Associates of the RIAS, and required to adhere fully with the code of conduct of these bodies. They are also both registered architects with the ARB.

With a cumulative total of 25 years running a variety of projects as part of award winning architectural practices and here at Element Architects, architects Susan and Jason bring a range of invaluable experience to every project.

By choosing to work with fully qualified architects for your project you will receive a quality architectural service and can expect a level of excellence in project delivery.