10 Explanations When you Retain a strong Architect

1 – Knowledge

An architect has probably the most appropriate training and experience to design, co-ordinate and manage your building project. An architect’s education covers a number of areas, ranging from landscaping design to ergonomics, law, sociology, construction materials and techniques, etc. This diversity allows an architect to foresee many design options while analysing a wide range of requirements and restrictions.

2 – Conceptualization

An architect has the capability to take client’s abstract ideas and put them into an application that you can visualise and discuss and more to the point give to a contractor to buildĀ Read More.

3 – Creativity

A talented architect can make projects that aren’t only functional but aesthetical beautiful or interesting. Architects are trained to use their imagination to solve problems.

4 – Priority

An architect will prioritise your requirements and requirements. An architect will act in your absolute best interest at all times. He/she can look at the “big picture” and assist in determining your true needs and goals.

5 – Cost-effectiveness

An architect helps save you time and money. A well designed building is sustainably better and could have lower maintenance costs. This will also add to the value of your building. A skilled architect can enable you to avoid trouble spots and advise about how precisely to help keep costs down.

6 – Social Responsibility

An architect works for you and for the society. A building created by an architect will contribute to a much better standard of living of its occupants and also for a much better built environment. A good environment can contribute to a more harmonious society where citizens feel connected and heritage and creativity are reconciled.

7 – Exclusivity

An architect can help you to explore all the possible choices for your project. The finally result would have been a building that’s created specifically for the needs. If you had to dress exactly the same clothes for the rest of your life would you purchase them in a higher street shop or would you get a dressmaker to design them for the specific needs?

8 – Environmental awareness

A skilled architect can help you to reach an environmental sustainable building. An environmentally-conscious design will contribute to comply with today’s demanding energy performance requirements.

9 – Communication

A skilled architect has the capability to communicate ideas effectively – to clients, engineers, planners, contractors, etc. By communicating effectively an architect can assist with any unforeseen situations and solve problems creatively.

10 – Administration

An architect can help you to prevent unpleasant surprises during construction and also make the contract run more smoothly. An architect will act fairly and impartially when administering a contract.

With over 13 years of experience Isabel Barros is a fully qualified Senior Architect person in the Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland and also a person in the Portuguese Association of Architects. She holds extensive experience in residential, commercial and leisure projects and also in Master Planning.