About Us

Aspire – A unique combination of innovative custom designs and practical construction practices, allows us to design cost effective spaces that reflect our clients’ dreams and practical needs. We are committed to creating high quality drawings, developing and maintaining lasting client relationships by offering professional service with a personal touch. Our goal as a design company is to work with you, to accomplish all tasks, and make your ideas come to life.

Our goal is to create interesting and beautiful custom designs. As a Home and Building Design Company, we focus on the creation of buildings which add beauty and utility to the location. The design concepts of our buildings (their placement, orientation, layout, form, structure, character and technology) aim to work closely with the topography, vegetation, local climate, drainage, solar characteristics, views, etc. Our purpose is to integrate design needs with client hopes and expectations to create the ideal outcome.

Our working process removes complexity. It is important to realize that as a design progresses, desires and requirements may change. It is our philosophy that if the design is not meeting our clients’ needs, then it should be modified. As the design process proceeds this can feel challenging, but the client should feel empowered to intervene and express their priorities. Aspire is committed to this kind of process. The input of the whole ‘team’ (clients, designers, builders, contractors, government staff, suppliers etc) is important.

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“Lindsay Baker was very helpful and has great knowledge and talent as a residential designer. He is kind and respectful one on one and has a confidence in his work and abilities that in turn generated a secure feeling in us that we were in good hands.”

Who we are

Aspire is a local Victoria BC Company. Lindsay Justin Baker the owner of Aspire studied Architectural Building Technology. After graduating Lindsay worked for a local Victoria Architecture firm for two years, then spent another year working for a Whistler Architect designing Custom West Coast Contemporary homes. After gaining critical tools to succeed in the design and drafting world, Lindsay decided to start his own company. Now after many years of working with hundreds of clients, Aspire offers a high standard of design creation and effective drafting.

Our history



Lindsay Baker the head designer and owner, has been building designing and home planning since 2005


Founded Aspire Custom Designs

Lindsay Baker has founded Aspire Custom Designs in 2009

Lindsay Justin Baker
President of Aspire Custom Designs Ltd.
Lindsay Justin Baker was born in Victoria BC Canada in 1981 and grew up in Gordon Head. Outside of work Lindsay loves spending time with his wife and daughter. His passion is design, land development, and the building process.

Mission Statement


Design well, create more for less, communicate lots, be imaginative.

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