About Us

RPH Architecture has served commercial, affordable housing and residential clients in the mid-Atlantic region since 1999. Our late founder, Rick Ruhf, instilled in the company his artistic and creative spirit, as well as his commitment to giving back, which continues to be the driving force behind our architectural process and office culture. With a collaborative, hands-on approach, the RPH team brings architectural visions to life to positively impact our community. We aspire to craft highly aesthetic designs, though our ultimate success lies in our passion for doing good work for good people.



Masonry Morning with IMI

December 13, 2018

This week, RPH attended IMI’s Holiday Masonry Morning (aka Procrastinator’s Day) to earn Continuing Education credits, and learn about masonry innovation in the industry today. After several informative presentations about the efficiencies of CMU assemblies, and showing new masonry techniques in case studies around the country, we got to get our hands dirty. First…

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Mike Stinefelt Named Partner at RPH

December 3, 2018

We are excited to announce the promotion of Mike Stinefelt to Partner at RPH Architecture! He joins fellow partners, Chuck Hawley and Jean Sovinski in his new leadership role. Mike is a registered architect, a LEED Building Design + Construction accredited professional, and has over 15 years of experience. Mike’s passions lie in affordable housing…

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Proposed CubeSmart Renderings

November 30, 2018

A 150,000 SF CubeSmart storage facility has been proposed for a site located on Washington Boulevard in Elkridge, MD.  Because the site is on a busy corner with dramatic grade changes, the goal in designing the building footprint was to take advantage of the increase visibility at the corners of the site while staying within the…

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We’re Moving!

October 31, 2018

Big news today: We’re moving offices! We’ve been working on the design for our new office for a few months now, and two weeks ago finally obtained the permits. We have been so excited to get started that we thought we’d help the contractor out a bit with demolition. So, last week we all…

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