Our design philosophy: make epic improvements impacting how people live, work and play!
Superior client service is our firm's secret sauce. Our 35+ years of experience benefits the client in what is delivered and what is avoided. We have learned much over the years, and we enjoy passing those lessons on for the benefit of our clients, particularly the knowledge of how to prevent permitting and construction delays.
EFSGA specializes in commercial, institutional and industrial facility designs with design services that provide buildings with lower operating costs. We rely on knowledge-based, sustainable, and innovative design resources for new facilities or the upgrade of existing facilities. With over three decades of experience in design and construction administration, EFSGA designs the most appropriate, cost-effective, and sustainable building configuration and interior systems.
Energy efficient, environmentally compatible building systems
Optimized interior solutions
Energy efficient control systems
Dependable data center power and cooling systems
Reliable exterior envelope solutions
While the principal business of the firm is the practice of architecture/building design, EFSGA also offers a full range of building consulting services:
Upscale commercial, retail and corporate facilities
High-end residential designs and renovations
Architectural building consulting for energy conservation and Green Building practices
Ben Folsom, Owner/Principal Architect of Epic Facility Solutions of Georgia, LLC. He is a member in good standing with the American Institute of Architects since 1992. Over the years, the firm has provided complete project delivery services to clients throughout Georgia, Alabama, Tennessee and Louisiana.
Before starting Epic Facility Solutions, Ben focused his career on energy conservation including governmental, commercial and industrial engagements. He was passionate about reducing costs and being a good steward of energy resources. He has been a founding member and board member architectural and energy councils. Ben testified as an expert before the US Senate Energy Committee to protect taxpayers’ energy expenses.
In addition to his architectural project work, Ben is also an advocate for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. He has served on the Board of Directors at Next Step Ministries in Woodstock since 2016, and as Board Chairman since 2020. He also serves as their Corporate Architect. Ben joined First Baptist Church Woodstock in 2009 where he served as a Senior Project Manager for their Love Loud Community Assistance Program. In 2019 he served as the Architect for their “Thrive Suite”, a care center for their member’s children who have special needs.
Ben avidly supports Georgia Tech athletics (Go Jackets!) and the Atlanta Braves!!
Ben W. Folsom, AIA
Owner / Principal Architect
Epic Facility Solutions of Georgia is an architectural design firm that opened it's doors in 2011