MetroHealth - Changing and Growing with a New Vision

The MetroHealth System engaged CBLH Design for their first project in a $1-billion campus transformation plan. Listen to the story of the Vertical Expansion for a new two-story, 85-patient room Critical Care addition on top of an existing two-story active emergency, level-one trauma unit, and surgical facility, with CBLH Design leading this powerful effort.

Current Work

A state-of-the-art 50,000 square foot outpatient health center and freestanding emergency department which includes: outpatient laboratory services, physical therapy, primary and specialty care physician services. UH Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital pediatric services, heart & vascular, orthopaedics, pain management, general surgery, rehabilitation and a 24 hour emergency department. Read more...

This project is a $32 million renovation at Fenn Hall (formerly Stilwell). It includes exterior restoration of an historic façade, and interior renovations for repurposed classrooms and laboratories. The departments affected are Chemical/Biomedical Engineering, Civil/Environmental Engineering, Electrical/Computer Engineering, Engineering Technology, and Mechanical Engineering. This project is currently in design. Read more...

A major renovation and addition to the existing library branch. This project is currently in design. The project will nearly double in size and will add many amenities that were currently lacking such as: a Children’s Department with storytime room, a teen room, additional meeting rooms, off-the-floor staff work space, first floor restrooms and an entrance off the parking lot. The estimated project cost is $4.5 million. Read more...


CBLH Design believes in developing healthcare design solutions that are based on clinical efficiency, staff productivity, functionality and patient comfort. See Healthcare Page.

CBLH Design delivers cost effective, creative and sustainable design solutions to meet emerging trends for higher education facilities. See Education Page.

Our team understands libraries. CBLH Design has planned and designed some of the most innovative libraries in the Ohio region. See Libraries Page.

We provide key planning, architectural and interior design services to owners, developers, property managers and real estate consultants. See Community/Corporate Page.


2017.05.02 - The Celebration Continues

The entire staff celebrates a milestone anniversary for Director of Interior Design, Natalie Symon.Thank you Natalie for your 40 years of dedication with our firm.


2017.04.26 - AIA Convention

CBLH is looking forward to the annual AIA Convention and Expo in Orlando, Florida.


2017.03.31 - Bad Tom Smith Brewing to Open in Ohio City

Proud Architect of the new taproom for Bad Tom Smith Brewing Company. Read the article HERE.