Design Studio

Stock Plans, Modified Stock Plans & Custom Plans to fit your needs

About Us

Design Studio, founded by Uriel Pineda, FAIBD, has been serving the public for over 30 years. We offer unique home plan designs to the public as well as residential builders. We have hundreds of stock house plans to choose from and if needed, we can design a custom house plan that meets your individual needs. Our distinctive designs offer many architectural styles at affordable prices. So what are you waiting for? Let’s start building your dream house today!

We provide complete house plans with proven construction and blueprints that meet all FHA and VA specifications. We provide computer aided design with AutoCad and Revit that allows fast and easy modifications and customization of any plan. “The Home Collection by Design Studio” catalog features over 150 house plans with many architectural styles and floor plans, ranging between 1,200 and 10,000+ sq.ft.

Talent & Creativity

We utilize a collaborative design approach to create an expression of the client’s lifestyle, culture and individual character while remaining functional and responsive to their daily needs and desires. Our staff can make your visions a reality.

Custom Design

With 30 years of experience and a staff of young, talented designers, we can take your criteria and create a great plan that will maximize the potential of any square footage. The testimonies from each of our satisfied clients prove that our floor plans combined with the architectural integrity of each of our designs create a home that provides enjoyment for years to come.

Interior Design

Design Studio now offers interior design services for new construction and extensive home remodels. We can help you put the finishing touches on your home by selecting the perfect fixtures, finishes, and materials to suit your style and budget.

Uriel Pineda



Uriel is the founder and owner of Design Studio. With a degree in architectural engineering technology from the University of Southern Mississippi, he founded Design Studio in 1989. Uriel was honored in 2010 as the Associate of the Year by the Home Builders Association of Mississippi and had the honor in 2015 of being inducted into the College of Fellows of the American Institute of Building Design.

Uriel has a vast knowledge of both residential and commercial building systems. Before he founded Design Studio, Uriel had the opportunity to work in architectural, engineering, and commercial construction firms. Learning to use computer drafting was a turning point in his career. His company was the first firm that was fully computerized, using CADD. Now, the company uses Building Information Modeling (BIM) to build fully three-dimensional, realistic virtual models.

Lacey McCombs

Senior Designer – Project Manager


Lacey returns to Design Studio in 2017 after previously working here for over 10 years.  She specializes in modifications, custom plans, and construction drawings.  She’s a graduate of the Interior Design program at Mississippi State University and recently received a Masters degree from Belhaven University.  She has over 14 years of design experience.  Lacey is a resident of Brandon where she is married to Derek McCombs and stays busy with her two boys, Austin and Joshua.

Mandy Lawrence

Senior Designer – Project Manager 


Mandy is the senior designer and has been with Design Studio for 10 years. She graduated from the Interior Design Program at Mississippi State University’s College of Architecture, Art, and Design. Mandy won the Grand Award in Best in Mississippi in 2014 from the Home Builders Association of Mississippi. 

Meredith Head

Residential Designer – Project Manager


Meredith holds a Bachelor of Architecture degree from Mississippi State University. Her experience includes working for commercial architecture firms as well as interior design companies. She has a passion for residential architecture and enjoys working with people to customize their home plans.