Rosa D Cheney AIA, PLLC's mission is to provide the appropriate technical consulting services and solutions to enable Architects and Owners to meet their aesthetic, functional, and budgetary requirements.
Rosa D Cheney AIA, PLLC provides the following professional services with the goal of delivering coordinated project documentation while easing some of the burden of technical research from the project team:
Architectural Specifications:
  • Project Manuals
  • Book Specifications
  • Sheet Specifications
  • Outline Specifications
  • Master Specifications
Technical Consulting:
  • Existing Building Assessments
  • QA/QC Drawing Reviews for completeness, constructability, inter-discipline coordination, and weather-tightness.
  • Building Code Reviews
  • Substitution Reviews
  • Product Research
  • Owner Standards
Sustainability Consulting:
  • Sustainability Specifications
  • LEED Consulting and Specs
  • Waste Management Specs 
  • Recycled Content Research
  • USDA BioPreferred Research



With more than 15 years invaluable experience in the industry, Rosa has gained knowledge on products, material assemblies, construction practices, and ever-changing codes and standards.  Read the firm's blog on WordPress where lessons learned, best practices, and new codes and standards are discussed:

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Rosa D Cheney AIA, PLLC
is devoted to providing professional technical, specifications and sustainability consulting services for Architects and Owners.  The firm has experience on projects of a wide range of sizes and types, including high-rise mixed-use office, high-rise and mid-rise multi-family residential, single-family residential, hospitality, retail, restaurants, government, and interior fit-out.
Below are a few of the firm's latest projects:


600 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Washington, DC

Core Group PC


375,000 SF Class-A office building. 10-stories above grade, 3 levels of below-grade parking, and an occupied, below-grade concourse level.

Targeting LEED Platinum.

Architect of the Capitol Energy and Sustainability

EA Engineering, Science and Technology, Inc.


Developed Existing Buildings Sustainability Guidelines and Resource Guide, a 200-page resource for use by Architect of the Capitol staff to navigate the AOC's sustainability goals.

The Lauren
Hampden Lane, Bethesda, MD

Robert M. Swedroe Architects and Planners


100,000 SF Luxury residential project with 36 condominium units, 6 townhouse units, and amenities.