- Category : SERVICE
This is the initial portion of the design process. This service begins with a site visit and analysis of the property. Discussions with the client help determine size of house, overall needs, number of bedrooms/baths, etc. (3) Small scale concept layouts with thumbnail exterior sketches are drawn to explore different layout possibilities. After review (1) concept or a combination of concepts is selected and then expanded upon. Working closely with the Client, final house design sketches are created by the Architect. These are larger scale hand drawn sketches with floor plans showing room layout, all exterior views, square footage and exterior material notes. This is a good point to discuss the project with possible Contractors and get initial estimates of construction cost.