1 – Knowledge
An architect has the absolute most appropriate training and experience to create, co-ordinate and manage your building project. An architect’s education covers many different areas, which range 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 variety of requirements and restrictions.
2 – Conceptualization
An architect has the capability to take client’s abstract ideas and put them into a form as you are able to visualise and discuss and more to the point give a company to build Read More.
3 – Creativity
A talented architect can produce projects that are not only functional but aesthetical beautiful or interesting. Architects are trained to use their imagination to fix problems.
4 – Priority
An architect will prioritise your needs and requirements. An architect will act in your absolute best interest at all times. She or he can consider the “big picture” and assist in determining your true needs and goals.
5 – Cost-effectiveness
An architect helps save time and money. A properly designed building is sustainably more effective and may have lower maintenance costs. This will also enhance the value of your building. A skilled architect can enable you to avoid trouble spots and advise about how to keep costs down.
6 – Social Responsibility
An architect works for you personally 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 great environment can contribute to an even 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 options for your project. The finally result will be a building that is specifically designed for your needs. If you had to dress the exact same clothes for the others of your life would you get them in a top street shop or would you receive a dressmaker to create them for your specific needs?
8 – Environmental awareness
A skilled architect can help you to reach an environmental sustainable building. An environmentally-conscious design will contribute to conform to 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 benefit any unforeseen situations and solve problems creatively.
10 – Administration
An architect can help you to avoid 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 an entirely 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.