Brentwood Custom Home

ON THE BOARDS The design for this custom home for a couple in Brentwood had to balance the clients’ desires for a spacious home with the relatively small scale of the neighborhood. Because of the site that slopes away from the street, we were able to keep the front elevation small (to fit in with […]

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Flounder

The flounder is a style of house with a roof that slopes from one side of the building to the other with no offset. This style of house has historical prominence in Saint Louis. UIC’s take on this St. Louis original is available in a 2 and 3 bedroom version with base prices ranging from […]

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227 North Lindbergh

UIC recently completed and exterior and interior renovations of this 1980s single-user building on Lindbergh in Creve Coeur, Missouri. Starting with a modest building that appeared fit for a Miami Vice episode, UIC reshaped the building through the addition of a large light monitor and new windows throughout, with a large canopy clad in a […]

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Tower Grove Mews

When UIC needed a bigger office space for our growing firm, we didn’t have to look very far! Just north of our old office, we found a historic stable building complex that would be perfect to house our office, three other storefront retail spaces, a new restaurant by Ben Poremba, and 10 new loft-style apartments. The […]

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Lunar Tool Building

Just north of UIC’s office in Botanical Heights, this former manufacturing facility has been given a new life as the offices of a local IT firm, GadellNet. The firm wanted to create an open, collaborative workplace while still maintaining the ability for focus and privacy. Much of the building’s character is being preserved, including the […]

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DeTonty Close

UIC is pleased to introduce a new 16 home development in the historic Shaw Neighborhood of St. Louis. The homes will be constructed on 2 pedestrian courtyards, inspired by early 20th century courtyard developments in the surrounding neighborhoods. Homes will range in size from 2 to 4 bedrooms and have exciting options, such as live […]

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Olio and Elaia

UIC served as design-builder and developer for this new venture by our good friend, chef Ben Poremba. Olio, described as a “grown-up wine bar and eatery”, is located in a former 1930′s Standard Oil station that had been covered in plaster and stood abandoned for over a decade. Following a careful uncovering and analysis of […]

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4258 McRee

Thinking about buying a UIC green home? Visit our display unit at 4258 McRee in the Botanical Heights Neighborhood. This three bedroom home features a ground floor master and roof terrace, and is located next door to Olio and Chouqette. Visit www.livegreenstl.com for more details on our home options.  

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City Garden Montessori

UIC completed the new home for City Garden Montessori Charter School as a design/builder and developer in the Fall of 2012. This new facility, located in a historic 1940s warehouse located on Tower Grove Avenue in the Botanical Heights neighborhood of St. Louis, will allow this exceptional elementary school to double their enrolment, while adding […]

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Forest Park Southeast Home

Good architecture takes exceptional clients and UIC is excited to have worked with these very talented clients to create a custom home located on an infill site in St. Louis. This three bedroom home with an attached studio apartment was designed with a formal front elevation that responds to the adjacent structures in height and […]

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