You are at home.

Credentials. Integrity. Trust. Experience. Referred.

Assemble is a San Diego County design and build residential remodeling company for homeowners who seek outstanding design, hands-on project management and cost transparency. We have over 50 years’ of combined experience in architectural design and building utilizing our insights to analyze, create, problem solve and deliver the complete remodeling package. We call this our, “10 Point Remodel Program.


Our vision is to create a better balance between the homeowner and the remodeling process, construction and the environment. We will turn your remodeling vision into reality and indeed, exceed your expectations. We will make it happen!

“I hit the builder jackpot, many of my friends are having trouble with their contractors and projects, all I can say is wow that was not part of my experience”

 -Michelle Wightman

“We are so thankful that Barbie built our home every night we tuck our
children into sleep”

 –Dr. London

The Leadership

Barbie Davis
Principal, Co-Founder

Barbie is responsible for the overall production, marketing and control of The Assemble Design & Build Company as well as the company’s extensive research and development efforts. She ensures clients receive the utmost attention from the Assemble design, pre-construction, project management, quality assurance and safety teams.

She has been building and remodeling homes for 25 years. As an award winning builder, she has participated in notable projects such as Dream Home Showcases, KCRA concept homes and SMUD Home of the future in Northern California. She is a Licensed General Contractor, Real Estate Broker and has served as the Chairperson of the Northstate BIA.

Remodeling is a complex process with many variables and challenges, as your Design Consultant, Barbie will be by your side from beginning to end. Having designed and built hundreds of projects, she understands how to help you define goals, budgets and deliver the options to maximize your remodeling investment. “I have deep understanding of all aspects of construction, not just scheduling, construction, design and how to solve problems, but the more personal aspects of emotions and expectations that accompany a remodel project. Communication is always the foundation of a successful project”.

Barbie stays active in the industry as an active member of many trade associations such as NKBA, NAHB, CBIA and up until her move to San Diego was an Instructor at Sierra College in Rocklin providing instruction to 100’s of students, including studies in construction management, estimating, construction documents and safety.

“There are few things as personal as your home, deciding to build or remodel your home can be a great adventure, it can also be full of unforeseen problems and delays if you are not working with the right people.”


Rick Clarke
President, Co-Founder

Rick is responsible for the overall design and concepts, estimating, and project management, 
of The Assemble Design & Build team.

A licensed General contractor since 1986, Rick has worked in the residential construction industry for
over 38 years; Design and Build, Custom Homes and Remodels—500 sq. ft. to 27,000 sq. ft. Custom Homes;  Beverly Hills, Santa Monica, Santa Barbara, Los
Angeles, Riverside, and San Diego. He takes a hands-
on approach to many roles within the Company.

He created Assemble for this reason: A noticeable trend today of the disconnect between client and the building community. Life/Building/Remodeling is personal... Respect the Earth, the Neighborhood, the Client, and the Project. The quality of your life is determined by the environment in which you live.

Discerning, perceptive and passionate about family, personal relationships; his love of the Outdoors,  Travel, Drawing , History, Art, Architecture, and Construction Innovations. Rick leads  Assemble with compassion, professionalism and a that hands-on approach.

It’s easy to do the wrong thing, it takes true dedication and commitment to provide a finish product. My Dad instilled these simple values: “ Do what you say” “Finish the Job” There’s only one way to do the  job and that’s the right way”

“Your Home is where you celebrate your life,
  it’s that personal to me.



130 West E Street

Encinitas, CA 92024

CLS # B1057095
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