FAQ: Do I need an architect?

Updated: Aug 5

Architects can add a lot of value, and in the long run save you time and money. However, not every project needs that level of professional service. The flow chart below is meant to be a helpful guide to understanding when you need or may want a professional architect for your residential project. You can download a PDF of this chart by clicking below.

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We think that contractors, design-build companies, and interior designers all play an important roll in the residential building industry. It can be difficult for a homeowner to know when to engage these professionals, and how to rely on them for the best advice.

Hopefully this chart adds some clarity. All projects are unique, so feel free to reach out for more specific advice.