Albyn Architects offer a wide range of Services, from conception to completion, depending on the size and type of project, including: –

|Free Consultation|

  • Initial meeting to discuss ideas, provide advice and the process.
  • We can then develop the project brief and provide an Offer of Services.

|Feasibility Study|

  • Measurement survey of the property.
  • Initial design drawings.
  • 3D visualisations (example below)
  • Meeting to review drawings.
  • Obtain cost estimation for the building work.
  • Report overall Project Budget costs and Project Services.

|Planning|

  • Preparation of a full set of Planning drawings, submission of the Planning Application.
  • Responding to any queries and issues relating to the application and negotiate possible alterations.

|Building Warrant|

  • Obtain structural engineers quotes and appoint chosen engineer.
  • Prepare detailed drawings, including regulation notes, details, electrics, drainage, etc.
  • Carry out U-value calculations.
  • Submission of Building Warrant application and clearing of comments from council to obtain approval.

|Tender|

  • Prepare Pre-construction Action Plan.
  • Prepare drawings/documentation and issue Tender packages to building contractors, for fixed tender cost.
  • Report tenders and arrange a tender review meetings with contractors.
  • Appoint the chosen contractor with contract documentation.

|Construction|

  • Arrange and attend Pre-start meeting.
  • Carry out site inspection/meetings, to ensure building is being built in line with the drawings/contract.
  • Administer the contract documentation (Interim Certificates, Architect’s Instruction, etc.)
  • Liaise with client, contractor and council, throughout construction phase.
  • Issue contractor with a snagging list.
  • Apply and obtain Completion certificate from council.  

|Fees|

Albyn Architects aim to provide clients with fixed fees, for their services. Once a project brief has been developed and an initial Feasibility study has been carried out, we are able to confirm the Project Budget Costs and Project Services.