Mastering the Art of Architectural and Structural Design in Colorado

A Collaborative Approach
We’re more than just a design firm; we’re your partners in custom design. We believe in empowering you through the process, educating you about each phase, from initial concepts to final construction documents. It’s not just about building a house; it’s about crafting a home that tells your family story.

For Homeowners: Designing Your Dream Home Made Easy
Embarking on the journey of designing your dream home can be thrilling yet overwhelming. At Allegro Design Co., we understand that not knowing how to design a house is a common concern for many homeowners. Our expert team, known for being the “residential architects near me” you’ve been searching for, specializes in sustainable architecture design and interior design architecture, ensuring every aspect of your home reflects your unique style and is in harmony with the environment.

For Builders: Seamless Integration for Custom Residential Home Design
For builders specializing in custom residential homes, the challenge lies in finding a design company that can blend the homeowner’s vision with practical, budget-friendly solutions. Allegro Design Co. excels in this realm, providing architectural engineering and structural engineering expertise to bring these visions to life.

Our Blueprint Road Map
Our comprehensive package, also called the blueprint road map, is designed to include everything needed for a building permit. Our blueprint road map includes soils testing, septic testing and design (if needed), architectural design, interior design, structural engineering. We ensure that every design aspect aligns with both the homeowner’s desires and the practical necessities of construction, making the total process from initial design ideas to the completion of building is smoother and more efficient.

Our Comprehensive Service Spectrum

  • Soils Testing & Septic Testing: Ensuring a strong and safe foundation for your home.
  • Architectural Design & Structural Engineering: Merging aesthetics with integrity and innovation in every design.
  • Interior Design: Creating home interiors that resonate with elegance, functionality, and family memories.
  • Sustainable and Eco-friendly Practices: Advocating for green design in every project.

Why Allegro Design Co.?

  • A Blend of Artistry and Technical Expertise: Our skilled team brings a rich blend of creative design and engineering accuracy.
  • Client Focused and Educational: We prioritize your vision and understanding, ensuring a fulfilling and informed experience.
  • Sustainability at the Forefront: Our commitment to eco-friendly designs makes your project not just beautiful but also environmentally responsible.

Start Your Architectural Journey with Us

Whether you are a homeowner dreaming of the perfect home or a builder crafting custom homes, Allegro Design Co. is here to make those dreams a reality. Contact us today to begin a journey filled with creativity, expertise, and care.

Meet Our Team

Bryan Dutton - Owner | Designer

Bryan started Allegro Design Co. in August 2015 with one hope, “To Design with Family in Mind”. Bryan has been designing custom homes for over 18 years, and his knowledge base spans architectural and structural design, soil and septic testing and design, and land development. While he greatly enjoys architectural work, he enjoys cultivating an excellent culture for the Allegro team even more.

In Bryan's free time, he loves doing crossword puzzles with his wife Amy, playing games with his 4 kids, and enjoying the outdoors with his family.

Christian Nevarez - Regional Director | Designer

Christian is our Woodland Park Office Regional Director & Designer. He brings more than 12 years of experience as a residential designer and project manager, and his proficiency in all phases of project delivery allow him to undertake many responsibilities at Allegro Design Co. He is trusted with design, construction drawings, and most importantly, exceeding our clients' needs. Since his move to Colorado in 2020, Christian has enjoyed exploring the state with his family. He loves camping, fishing, and coaching his 2 kiddos in various sports.

Favorite Quote: “My Hand is the extension of the thinking process – the creative process” – Tadao Ando

Jesse Hoye - Structural Engineer

Jesse works as one of our Structural Engineers at Allegro Design Co. While his primary efforts are dedicated to working with our architecture team, he regularly meets with new clients, performs structural inspections, and develops our in-house calculation tools. Jesse has worked on engineering projects all over the world, and has earned his Professional Engineer license in Colorado, California, and New Mexico. Jesse’s wide variety of experience and skills make him an indispensable member of the team.

Jesse lives with his wife, Amy, and daughter, Ayla, in Colorado Springs. Outside of work, he enjoys hiking, trail runs, and most things outdoors with friends.

Jason Headley - Engineering Technician | Designer

Jason joined the team in 2017, bringing over two decades of experience to his position as Allegro Design Co.’s Engineering Technician and Designer. He earned an associate’s degree in drafting and design from Jones County Junior College in Ellisville, Mississippi, and later earned a master’s degree in biblical studies from Charis Bible College in Colorado. Jason loves designing both commercial and residential projects, and he has spent the last 19 years doing just that. He is highly skilled at Revit, our architectural design software, and is a huge asset to our team!

In Jason’s free time, he is a worship leader at his church and enjoys spending time with his family outdoors.

Melinda Aragundi​ - Interior Designer

Melinda brings her fresh and unique eye for design to us as our Interior Designer. She excitedly joined the team after graduating from Pikes Peak State College in 2021 with an associate’s degree in interior design. Melinda is passionate about creating spaces that function well and reflect a client’s personal style, and has loved growing this service for Allegro. Along with providing design services to clients, she also assists with architectural designs, creates electrical plans, and meets with sales representatives regularly.

Outside of work, you will most likely find Melinda spending time with her 3 children, enjoying the outdoors, or learning about all things design.

Desiree Johnson - Administrative Assistant

Desiree has worked as Allegro Design Co.’s Office Manager for the last 5 years. Along with her job as the office manager, she fulfills the roles of the receptionist and billing department for Allegro. While she thoroughly enjoys all she does here, Desiree’s favorite part of the job is her interaction with our clients! Having recently moved to Florida, her work at Allegro has been a great blessing and has allowed her the flexibility to work remotely, however, Colorado will always be her home.

During her free time, you will most likely find Desiree cheering her son on at a sporting event, visiting a new beach, or spending time with her family.

Rodney O’Maley - Field Technician Supervisor

Rodney has been working in the Soils Department at Allegro Design Co. since 2021. He is responsible for drilling and soils testing, managing site visits and inspections, and working on OWTS (Onsite Water Treatment Systems) designs, he also oversees and maintains our technology infrastructure. Since joining, Rodney has obtained multiple CPOW Certifications in the OWTS. His skillset and friendly presence makes him a welcome addition to the team.

Rodney’s life outside of work usually consists of him working on a race car or helping to build them with friends. He has competed in the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb twelve times since he was 16 years old.

Jon Cross - Soils and Septic Technician

Jon, known around the office as “Cross”, works as our Soils & OWTS (Onsite Water Treatment Systems) Tech. Before joining the team, he joined the Army, which eventually led him to his life in Colorado. Cross was able to connect with a member of our team, Christian Nevarez, and in 2022, he was offered an opportunity to join the team. Now, being certified in Soils Evaluation and Septic Design, Cross assists Rodney with drilling and soils testing, site visits, inspections, and OWTS designs. Cross is eager to learn and grow within the Allegro team!

In his free time, he enjoys working out, spending time with his family, and watching sports. Cross and his family like to spend time with friends and family both near and far.