Works To Existing
Our charges will depend on
the construction cost and whether the project is simple or
complex. There are normally 3 roughly equal
stages to our involvement in a typical project.
You can employ us for all 3 stages that make up the
Architect's normal full service, or opt for a partial
Stage 1 - Design &
Stage 2 - Building Regs.,
Specification & Detail
Stage 3 - Tendering &
The approximate build cost
of a typical residential job would be to multiply
the total gross new floor area (all floors) by about
£1,400 per square metre (or £140 per square foot).
Then add the cost of alterations to the existing
building i.e. the fitting out of a bathroom/kitchen,
external works, structural alterations, anything
higher than an average specification.
Our popular price calculator has
been developed over many years, based on our normal and
competitive hourly rates for a highly experienced
Architect and for an experienced Architectural
Technician, both utilising the latest electronic
technology and able to create added value through design
excellence conveyed through top quality drawings - we
are confident that you will be impressed with what we
can achieve in a given time in comparison with our
Our terms and conditions, unless
agreed otherwise, are always as stated on the standard
RIBA Conditions of Appointment for Small Works (SW/99),
copy available on request.
IF YOU THINK
EMPLOYING A PROFESSIONAL IS EXPENSIVE,
EMPLOYING AN AMATEUR
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