Welcome to Avant Garde

Love where you Live

(504) 407-1284

Recent Projects

Modern Farmhouse


Brand new construction

in Gentilly Terrace & Gardens

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Magic in the Marigny


Amazing renovation in historic 

Faubourg Marigny 

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St. Roch Avenue Restoration


AG brought this Katrina-damaged home

 back to life. 

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Our Services

Development Done Right

Nervous about your property adventure? Don’t be.  Avant Garde will make your new construction, complete, or partial renovation dreams come true.  We also specialize in historical restoration. We'll use our top-notch skills ensure you get the best experience possible. 

It’s what we love to do.


Designing to sell (home staging), designing to live, and e-design are just a few design services we offer. No matter the size of your project, we'd love to chat  and help you realize your vision. 

Project Management - Rely on Expertise

Have  you hired labor but don't have time to oversee the work? Let our  Project Manager help. We'll improve efficiency, reduce material waste, and get your project completed  on time and within budget.

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Avant Garde

(504) 407-1284

Office Hours

Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm

Saturday: 10am-4pm

Sunday: Closed

Meet the Team

"We love what we do."

There is  something so easy and effortless about working with your best friend.  Robin and Jeff work seamlessly together designing and renovating  beautiful home after beautiful home. 


This  business is a passion for the husband/wife team. They love being creative and  coming up with original and sophisticated designs for their clients. The  couple resides in Gentilly Terrace & Gardens  with their daughter, Marigny, and baby boy, Louis Jr.

Robin Williams - Lead Designer

Robin is a Real Estate Developer and  Licensed Contractor in the city of New Orleans. After working 10+ years  as an organizational development professional, Robin leveraged her  skills and expertise and began successfully restoring  and renovating homes in historic New Orleans neighborhoods, including  her own, Gentilly Terrace & Gardens. Robin focuses her efforts on  creating homes and spaces that are affordable, beautiful and maintain  the design integrity of unique New Orleans neighborhoods  like Historic Holy Cross, Mid-City and Gentilly Terrace.  

Louis (Jeff) Williams - MBA, PMP - Senior Project Manager


Jeff is a certified Project Management  Professional (PMP) and civil engineer with over 18 years’ experience  coordinating construction, project management and civil  engineering for  small and large-scale capital projects in the  City of New Orleans. 

Armed with a B.S. in Civil Engineering and an M.B.A., Jeff has  successfully completed over 50 commercial and residential projects as  either project manager or general contractor in the City  of New Orleans. 

Jeff works for the United States Army Corps of  Engineers, where he led work on The Hurricane Storm Damage Risk  Reduction System as a Project Manager, and received the Department of  The Army Superior Civilian Service Award for leading his team  in executing over $2 billion dollars of work.