Welcome to David Goldman Environmental Architecture

The premier choice for sustainable design in Lake Tahoe, Reno, Northern Nevada, California’s Central Valley, and San Francisco Bay Area.

Our award-winning founder, David Goldman, brings over 35 years of expertise in crafting energy-efficient, healthy, and environmentally sensitive residential and commercial spaces. We seamlessly blend the built and natural environments to create stunning designs that optimize natural resources, harmonize with surroundings, and maximize your budget. Experience personalized service and meticulous attention to detail for a project that embodies the essence of green building and design excellence.

Our Services

Custom Home Design

Sustainable Design

Commercial Building Design


Interior of passive solar home

Green Building as a Foundation for Environmental Architecture

Green Building is one of the building blocks of Environmental Architecture. It consists of practices that make efficient use of energy, water and material resources. It also protects the health...
A three tier approach to quality lighting design

Components of a Quality Lighting Design

A quality lighting design takes into account the aesthetic, biological, and task performance requirements of the users. The color of finish surfaces plays a large role in the lighting environment,...

Recent Work

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Elevate your space with our expertise in green building. Let’s turn your vision into an environmentally conscious reality.