PARKER DESIGN TEAM
The creative talents of our building and interior design team partner with our clients to ensure their home is everything that they envision; a home that fits their needs and reflects the personality and lifestyle of their family. Our homes have been featured in many magazines such as Professional Builder, Luxury Homes, Custom Builder, Indulge, Builder Architect, and Building Savvy.
Through the combined credentials of Ron and Lila Parker, they hold credentials in The American Institute of Building Designers, American Society of Interior Designers, and Registered Interior Designers from the State of Texas. Through extended continuing education courses and certifications, the design team continue to explore new design and product trends in order to offer you the most current and creative home designs.
The Building Design Process Includes:
- Creative Planning and Design
- Site Planning and Cost Analysis
- Schematic and Structural Plans
- Energy Star Requirements
- Detailed Specifications
- Cabinet Elevations and Special Details
- Exterior Elevations, Site Plans, Structural Details
- Drainage Plan/structural retaining wall plans
- Accessible and accessible ready features.
The Interior Design Process for Building Includes:
- Space Planning and Furniture Placement
- Lighting Design and Selection of Decorative Fixtures
- Fixture and Appliance Placement and Selections
- Color and Material Selections
RON PARKERAIBD BUILDING DESIGNER
NAHB GRADUATE MASTER BUILDER
CERTIFIED MASTER BUILDER
Ron has over 40 years of experience designing, building, and rebuilding beautiful homes. He works closely with our clients and coordinates the talents of the Parker Design Group to create a home that utilizes beautiful architecture, incredible space planning, and the latest in building technology, while meeting the desires and lifestyles of our clients. With his experience in framing and trim carpentry, he has a very special talent for millwork design and follows through with close supervision, ensuring that every detail is accomplished. He enjoys the relationships that are established through working with our clients in designing and building the home of their dreams.
Ron studied mechanical drawing and residential design for four years in high school and completed additional classes in architecture while earning his business degree at Texas Tech. After graduation in 1977, he joined the company as a Project Designer and in 1984 was tested and accepted into the American Institute of Building Design.
- First Place Design Award from the Texas Institute of Building Design for Major Remodeling/Renovations.
- First Place Design award from Texas Institute of Building Design for New Custom Home Design.
- Received honors from the Historic Preservation Council for restoring the woodwork details in the Dining Room at Historic Thistle Hill.
LILA PARKER ASID
ASID INTERIOR DESIGNER
REGISTERED INTERIOR DESIGNER
STATE OF TEXAS
Interior design services are available with Lila Parker ASID. Lila is an ASID Professional Interior Designer and a Registered Interior Designer with the State of Texas. Lila works with the majority of the clients coordinating all aspects of building selections such as interior and exterior colors and finishes, furniture placement for electrical design, plumbing and electrical fixtures and appliance selections. She continually researches new and current ideas that ensure that every home is unique and beautifully appointed. Lila’s genuine love for people coupled with her gift of design has allowed her to create interiors for some of the most respected families in Tarrant County. She enjoys personifying her clients’ lifestyles into their individual design concept. Her knowledge of construction provides our clients the opportunity to implement their tastes and personalities into the project from the initial concept through the construction process to a complete and beautifully furnished home.
Lila is owner of Parker Designs; a professional independent interior design firm providing furniture, accessories, window treatments, bedding, and finish appointments. Her talent has been featured in five Designer Show Homes, sponsored by the Historic Preservation Council including the dining room at historic Thistle Hill. Parker Designs was awarded first place for Interior Design and Furnishings with Sheri Bishop ASID in two Street of Dreams Tour of Homes.
ASSOCIATE BUILDING DESIGNER
RENOVATION / REBUILDING SPECIALIST
Carolyn has worked as an associate building designer with the Fred Parker Company for over 30 years. Carolyn earned a bachelor’s degree in Interior Design from Texas Tech University through the School of Architecture and has brought an interior space planning perspective to the design process. Carolyn works on all renovation, rebuilding plans, and specializes in space planning and cabinet elevations. She is an auto-cad specialist and works directly with AIBD Building Designer providing all drawings in the auto cad format.
ASSOCIATE BUILDING DESIGNER
NEW HOME DESIGN SPECIALIST
Richard has designed beautiful homes with the Fred Parker Design Group for over 25 years. A 1992 graduate of California Polytechnic University San Luis Obispo’s College of Architecture, he holds a Bachelor of Science degree in City and Regional Planning. Richard has been the principal designer of many Fred Parker Company award winning projects. Richard is a specialist in designing homes of architectural diversity. To see more of Richards outstanding designs go to Houzz.com > Find a Pro > Richard Berry Building Design.