“I would like to let you know what a pleasure it is working with Josh! He is Creative, Constructive and Organized. My experience with Josh has been great. He is a man of character which is appreciated!"
Homeowner in Northern WI
Best Sustainable Architecture Practice - Wisconsin
BUILD Architecture Awards 2018
Think Design, LLC of Milwaukee, WI was awarded “Best Sustainable Architecture Practice - Wisconsin" by BUILD Architecture Awards 2018 for the purpose of "recognizing exceptional and ground-breaking work undertaken by the world’s leading studios, practices and designers. As energy efficiency and sustainability have become increasingly vital to modern designs, we pay homage to those who continue to design the healthiest and cleanest structures, with an added impetus on creating environmentally safe and friendly buildings."
“Think Design has been absolutely fantastic to work with. There have been so many challenges, that without having them involved in this project, I may have canceled it. Josh is the consummate professional: he drives the schedule of the project and keeps me moving; he is very prompt to all meetings and calls, and has never canceled or rescheduled a meeting; he manages all parties involved in the project with ease”
-Dave Stamm CEO
Stamm Technologies & Stamm Media
Best of Houzz 2019: Design
Think Design, LLC of Milwaukee, WI has won “Best Of Design" on Houzz®, the leading platform for home remodeling and design. The Milwaukee based Architecture Firm was chosen by the more than 40 million monthly users .
"Best of Houzz is a true badge of honor as it is awarded by our community of homeowners, those who are hiring design, remodeling and other home improvement professionals for their projects” -Houzz
“Think Design provides quality service with a quick turnaround. Their attention to detail and responsiveness is unbeatable. All while respecting the project budget.”
Nic Maciejewski, Berengaria Development, A Marcus Family Company
MKE Lifestyle Magazine: December 2018
Think Design has a restaurant design featured in
MKE Lifestyle Magazine's December 2018 edition in the article "Local is Luscious". Congratulations Brandywine!
Our specialty is creating spaces for inspired living, believing that design has the power to enrich life. What does that mean for our clients specifically? We work with an owner to completely transform physical environments to not only meet their functional needs but to connect them to the surrounding world, foster creativity, boost productivity, maximize efficiencies and be responsible environmental stewards.
Think Design is a full service architecture firm based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Specialties include commercial architecture, residential architecture, and interior design.
“I want to commend the architects for their tireless work and attention to the project. While we only saw a fraction of their total effort, all the staff members were continually impressed by their enthusiasm, creativity, willingness to explore options, attention to details, and general attention and follow-through at all levels of the project... We would be honored to work with the architects in the future should the opportunity arise.”
Director of Libraries, UWM
in regards to the Daniel M. Soref Learning Commons
Basic Architectural Services
Founder & Lead Design Architect
NCARB, AIA, LEED Green Associate
Josh is a creative and skilled architect who encourages innovation, collaboration, and environmental responsibility within the design profession. As an experienced project architect in both residential and commercial architecture, Josh is proficient with design, project management, construction documents, bidding, construction administration and programming.
While earning a Masters & Bachelors Degree in Architecture from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Josh’s educational experience revolved around design with supplemental studies in art & architectural history, theory, construction technology and urban planning. With a diverse educational background, his interests range from modern aesthetics to traditional, historical styles of architecture.
Josh has an affinity for wood construction and forestry, stemming from his life long experience with designing and constructing custom cabinetry. Particular interests include sustainable forestry practices, traditional joinery, research of engineered wood products and utilization of unique characteristics for particular wood species.
Think Design, LLC
Owner: Joshua Wadzinski
Registered Architect (WI, IL & CO),
NCARB, AIA, LEED Green Associate
Areas of expertise:
Residential & Commercial Architecture
M Magazine: January 2017
Think Design has an Arts & Crafts kitchen design featured in M Magazine's January 2017 edition in the article "Three Styles, Three Stories". Thank you M Magazine!
2015 Distinguished Commitment to Sustainable Building
Think Design was honored with WasteCap's award at the US Green Building Council's Transformation Awards Ceremony.
Thank you WasteCap & USGBC!
Best of Houzz 2018: Design
Think Design, LLC of Milwaukee, WI has won “Best Of Design" on Houzz®, the leading platform for home remodeling and design. The Milwaukee based Architecture Firm was chosen by the more than 40 million monthly unique users that comprise the Houzz community from among more than one million active home building, remodeling and design industry professionals.
The Best Of Houzz is awarded annually : Design award winners’ work was the most popular among the more than 40 million monthly users on Houzz.
M Magazine: September 2017
Think Design has a Lake Home design featured in
M Magazine's September 2017 edition in the article "Social Setting". Thank you M Magazine!
“Thank you for your hard work and patience. We truly appreciate your diligence throughout these last six months. Your astute expertise brought closure to our unfortunate and trying situation and for that we are extremely grateful.”
Homeowner with a water damaged house in Whitefish Bay, WI