With their training and overall grasp of the design, building and contractual processes, architects are uniquely equipped to design, inspect construction and administer the building contract for projects.
The architect is independent in the sense that he is guided by objective professional considerations in rendering advice and offers his client a personal service tailored exactly to the client's requirements and budget limitations.
An architect can give unbiased advice about methods of construction appropriate to your project.
Help you choose a contractor and co-ordinate a team of specialist consultants such as, engineers, quantity surveyors, builders and subcontractors.
Look beyond your immediate requirements to your possible future changing needs.
Create a well designed building that is appropriately economical, maximizes on your opportunities, can potentially reduce your running costs now and increase its long-term value - potentially saving you money by maximizing your investment.
Guide you through the potentially complex procedures of planning permission and building regulations.
They create total environments - interior and exterior - which are pleasing and functional for the people who live, work and do business within them.