Have you ever noticed how large commercial buildings go up so quickly and that some residential remodeling projects take forever? Barring bad luck or a terrible general contractor, the major reason may be lack of planning and poor or none existent construction plans and drawings. The architectural design process has six major parts for a home remodeling project. They are designed to make you think and plan your project systematically so that construction is done quickly and that the proper materials are used.
- Existing Drawings and Questionnaire,
- Preliminary Designs,
- Final Designs,
- Working Drawings and Specifications, and
- Release of Liens and Final Check list to release 10 percent retainage