Discover the value in hiring an architect
Whether you're searching for an architect on AIA's Firm Directory or calling one based on a recommendation, it's important to know what questions to ask and how your architect will benefit your specific project. Once you've gained a deeper understanding of the architect skill set, you'll see why your residential, commercial, or community project needs the input of a design professional.
Selecting your architect: What to explain and expect
These answers to frequently asked questions on choosing an architect will help you narrow down your options and find the perfect architect for your project.
Six services architects provide on residential projects
It's important to understand what an architect can bring to a residential design project and why it makes sense to hire one for a new home or a redesign.
Negotiating with your architect: Ask the right questions
Before entering into a contract with your architect, be sure to ask these questions and consider your project tasks, schedule requirements, and the approval process.