11 Ways to Assess Your Architect

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Here I look at some of the classic errors that architects can sometimes make and advise how you, as the client, can avoid them.

The key to success of a homebuilding project, I believe, is the relationship between client and architect. However, the architect has a duty to use their experience to guide the client through the whole design and build process. To assess the skills and experience of your architect, ask yourself the questions which follow.

Neil Turner

Architect Neil Turner is director at Howarth Litchfield Partnership and specialises in residential design.