Historic Preservation

We offer a wide range of services for the treatment of historic properties.

Construction Management

We deliver construction management services to clients both CONUS and OCONUS.


We help government agencies and commercial entities leverage their cultural resources. 

Environmental Services

We offer environmental planning, compliance, and remediation services.

About Us

Who We Are

Outside The Box was founded on the principle of unrelenting commitment to client satisfaction through pursuit of excellence in performance and service. We are driven by our belief that within every challenge lies a unique solution that will not just meet that challenge, but also complements the mission-level objectives of our clients. This belief is adopted into the company vision and is reflected in the name, Outside The Box.

We are aProfessionalCompany!

Outside The Box, LLC was founded in 2005 by Candice Somerville, DBIA, LEED AP BD+C. Ms. Somerville brings over 20 years of broad-based experience in project planning, execution, and management. She has managed over $1B in construction, design/build, and environmental projects for the Federal government, including historical rehabilitation, new construction, renovation, infrastructure, and major civil works projects.

Our Projects

What We Do

We Perform
Historic Preservation, Rehabilitation, and Adaptive Reuse
Outside The Box delivers a wide range of services for the treatment of historic properties. These services include historic resource surveys, condition assessments with recommendations for stabilization, preservation, restoration, or rehabilitation to serve the client’s intended purpose for the property.

Our Clients