Archia Homes is an Award-Winning, custom building firm specializing in fine homes and additions, renovations, gourmet kitchens, historic restorations, and timber frames. We pride ourselves on our excellent project management and property management, with special attention to design and green and sustainable practices. Founded in 1989 by Peter Stames, the firm focuses on luxury residential projects of all shapes, sizes, and styles.

We are based in South Eastern Massachusetts, concentrating on Greater Boston, the South Shore and Nantucket. We are willing to take on projects throughout New England and have ongoing projects as far as Florida.
"I don't build in order to have clients.  I have clients in order to build."      Ayn Rand
34 Reviews
Cathy Lohe
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Dec 2018

We could not be happier with our choice of builder for the recent renovation of our antique home. Peter, Heidi, Nick, Bobby, Jenn and Mike (the lead of our project) were a great team to work with. Th...Read More

Anthony Scavongelli
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Nov 2018

Prior to our involvement, Archia had completely renovated the home that we ultimately purchased earlier this year. We fell in love with the quality, uniqueness, design and overall workmanship. We we...Read More

Lisa Creighton
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Apr 2018

Archia was our design and build partner for a large renovation to our Victorian era 1910 farmhouse. Essentially, we pushed out the back of the house 8 feet for three floors which included basement, fi...Read More

Beau Boothman
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Jul 2018

We worked with Archia on a very large and complicated project to add on a large living room, screen porch, powder room, mud room and foyer as well as attach the house to the garage. Peter has a deep u...Read More

Kelly Kozub
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Dec 2016

We recently completed a year long project which included a renovation of an 1867 antique colonial and a 1400 sq. ft addition. Our goal was to update the entire house while keeping the look and charm ...Read More

Thalia L
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Apr 2016

During 2015-2016, Archia built a substantial new addition to our home that more than doubled the size of the kitchen and added a new sitting room, butler's pantry, finished basement and half bath. We...Read More

Kate Prouty
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Jul 2017

This is our second house we worked with Peter on. He's very flexible and patient. His approach is very collaborative which we greatly appreciated.Read More

Steve Weber
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Nov 2016

I am so please with Archia Homes. Peter understood exactly what the goal was for our addition. Produced a set of documents and delivered on time and on budget. Quality was paramount for us and Archia ...Read More

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2016 Bronze A'Design Award for Whole House Residential Renovation

Chrysalis Award for 2012 Best Addition over $250,000

Chrysalis Award for 2012 Best Kitchen Remodel Over $100,000 National Award Winner

2011 Whole House Remodel over $1,000,000