waikato residential architects
LAD Architecture was established in 2007 through a desire to create unique and striking architecture throughout the Waikato & New Zealand.

LAD is an award winning, design focussed architectural & interior design practice, based in the Waikato town of Cambridge. We specialise in creating distinctive residential & commercial architecture.

At LAD we believe in adopting a collaborative & proactive approach to design. We recognise the importance of respecting our clients' wishes - from the first consultation, right through to the moment they step foot through the door of their new home or business premises.

We pride ourselves on working closely with our clients to present innovative, cost effective design solutions that are perfectly aligned to their requirements! This, combined with our strong working relationships with local authorities & consultants translates to a smooth design and build experience.


  • Designing unique contemporary & traditional architecture
  • Original interior design solutions
  • HOMESTAR (energy efficient) building design
  • High resolution 3D imagery
  • Working to our client's budget
  • Listening carefully to our client's brief


LAD are members of the following professional bodies:
When you engage LAD, you can be completely confident that you are receiving expert & professional design advice, and thoroughly considered & detailed design documentation (plans).