Our Philosophy

Our Philosophy

In 2014 the Houston/Tyner organization celebrated its 25 anniversary. Founded by Gary Houston and Russel Tyner, HOUSTON/TYNER has continuously provided the highest level of professional service and dedication to design excellence. Our exceptional team-based approach to architectural design allows for principal involvement and commitment to each unique client and each distinct project.

As licensed architects in California, Gary and Russel are also nationally certified, together they hold architectural licenses in more than 15 states and in addition they both hold AAA registrations in Canada. For 25 years HOUSTON/TYNER has maintained a constant  presence in  the  Southern California region and securely upheld their original philosophy of principal involvement  and unparalleled dedication.

HOUSTON/TYNER is comprised of talented associates, designers, project managers and architects with tremendous experience that yields successful projects from inception to concept, to timely completion. The principals, Gary and Russel, stay with each project at all stages of construction assuring consistency of design, precise documentation and continuous coordination. Our team is fully integrated among interior designers, engineers, specialists and administrators  throughout each project. HOUSTON/TYNER takes responsibility for the outcome of each project and pride in the results.

The firm‘ s philosophy and project management methodology focuses on the needs of our clients and assures adherence to project performance requirements, schedules and budgets. We offer strength and experience for a variety of project types, including: commercial, entertainment, hospitality, institutional, museum, and residential. HOUSTON/TYNER is committed to sustainable design and is capable of providing LEED certified project compliance. At HOUSTON/TYNER we pride ourselves in our ability to work closely on numerous projects as an effective hands-on team to deliver our clients superior service.

Our Team