Who are we?

Michael Buss, ALA is a licensed architect with a diversified construction background that includes carpentry, roofing and the family concrete business. All of these experiences have provided Michael with a unique insight into the construction industry. While attending the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Michael had the honor of studying with, renowned architect Botond Bognar, and Dr. Michael Kim, whom he credits with inspiring the builder within him.

Michael is a member of the Association of Licensed Architects, LEED AP certified and a NAHB Green reviewer.

Energy efficient and sustainable designs are incorporated into each project. Our efforts to fulfill and exceed your expectations by providing innovative creative solutions and quality professional services, offered in a timely, accurate and efficient manner is what sets Michael Buss Architects, Ltd apart from the rest. Michael established the firm in 1988 and his design expertise extends to custom residential homes, additions and renovations, multifamily, professional office, tilt-up and commercial designs.

The firm has designed for clients relocating to the Chicago area, surrounding communities and for clients relocating to other parts of the country.

Michael Buss Architects, Ltd. has an innovative team of dedicated people. Every member of our firm is involved in the success of your project. Each day brings new and creative design ideas to our clients.

Please contact us for more information on how we can assist you with your next residential or commercial project.

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Michael Buss, ALA, LEED AP