Before you can sit down with an architect, you need to understand your position as the client. Here are some questions to guide your research process and direct your preliminary architect interviews: What will your responsibilities be? What will the costs look like, and what factors will influence the final budget? You need to figure out what you don’t know.
For many of these questions, you can begin to build an answer for yourself through Internet research or consulting with friends or family. However, we recommend that you also give serious weight to the answers that you get from your candidate designers, as they are the experts and will be the ones executing the project.
To find answers to these important questions, please download our free “How to Hire an Architect” brochure.
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