About Us

Mark Coupard, AIA, is a licensed Architect who founded Coupard Architects & Builders in January 2003, after 12 years as the Senior Architect at Hemphill & Coupard Architects/Builders. Mark has spent more than two decades designing and building residential projects in the Washington, D.C. area. Several of his projects have won design awards and many have been published locally and nationally. He received his architectural education from the University of Maryland, Catholic University and obtained practical construction experience by working on numerous building sites. Mark is very passionate about the quality of design and workmanship. He is deeply involved in every aspect of each project we undertake. Our projects are built by an incredible team of talented craftsmen.




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Project Date: Nov -0001

We used Coupard Architects and Builders for a complicated complete kitchen and adjoining room renovation in 2014. It required removing structural walls and extending an outside wall on a 60 year old h... Read More

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Project Date: Jul 2013

We used Coupard Architects for a large screened porch/deck project in 2013. The project was fairly complicated as we had to excavate part of the yard to make room for the screened porch. They were a... Read More

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Project Date: May 2007

In 2007, we chose Coupard Architects and Builders after interviewing half a dozen other architects. Among the factors that influenced us were that we had admired renovation work he'd done for friends ... Read More

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Project Date: Oct 2011

Mark and crew did a terrific job rethinking and renovating our kitchen and two bathrooms. They were creative, open to suggestions, responsive and timely, and the work was meticulous. Our house, ... Read More

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Project Date: Dec 2005

Coupard is the most outstanding design/build firm that we know of in the area. Mark Coupard did a total renovation of our 1920's Sears bungalow. We have been extremely happy with our experience and im... Read More

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Project Date: Aug 2013

Having lived overseas in five different houses, we had some definite views about what we liked and didn’t want in a renovated home. We loved the location of our home in Franklin Park in McLean, Virgi... Read More

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