Frequently Asked Questions

What kind of service do you provide?

Zoning analysis, site design, site observation, architectural design, structural design, mechanical systems, electrical, plumbing design, & punch list as required.

Why do I need an architect?

An architect not only provides a vision for your design but also complies with town requirements.

Why do we need code analysis?

All buildings and additions need to be designed in accordance with the latest codes in addition to life safety and structural framing.

Why do we need to be energy efficient?

By designing with passive design we reduce energy cost, reduce carbon footprint and this benefits us, as well as the world.

What are the construction costs?

We can provide budget costs and work with our clients in order to keep them on track within their price range.

Can we build without a variance?

Once retained, we provide a zoning analysis to determine the allowable coverages and setbacks per township.

Are architectural details important on a house?

Yes. As an architect we try to maintain similar details to complement the style and type of architecture.

What does it mean to get a variance?

We would provide plans to submit to the board for their review and comments and work with you and the town in order to obtain approvals.

Do you consider structural framing in design?

Of course, during the design process we work with spatial relationships for a logical design, while being conscious of structural design.

What is the budget?

The first thing an architect must do with the client is to determine a complete construction budget including contingencies. We work hand in hand with our clients in order to stay within their anticipated budget.

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