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Why is an architect important?

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One question we are frequently asked is “Why should a client hire an architect?” It is important to ask what an architect can do for your project. The answer is in understanding what an architect does and how this brings value to you as a client through creativity and experience.Throughout the course of this blog, we provide you with all the information needed to answer the question of ‘why is an architect important?’
Highly skilled professionals

One of the few professions that has a protected title is the architect. The title of architect is protected by law (Architects Act 1997). Only those who have been through rigorous training and are fully certified can use this title. The title can only be used by registered architects in the UK. Registered Architects can be found at the ARB website.

Architects could also be registered with Royal Institute of British Architects. For more information, visit their website.

The Professional Code of Conduct must be adhered to by architects in order for the profession’s integrity and for the public to have a standard of conduct for all others who use the title.

Because of their extensive study and experience, architects are highly skilled professionals with the ability to positively impact all projects.

What an Architect does

To answer the question, “Do you really need an architect?” it is important to first understand what they do. The time and effort required to develop those skills into projects that are successful is a reason why architects add value to a project. Z group can cover all stages from inception to completion. This covers the initial stages, such as establishing a brief or producing feasibility studies. Then we develop that brief further and obtain the required planning permissions. Then we can develop the brief through detailed construction design, specification, and then guide the project through contract administration and management. We can help you integrate technology, as well as advise on fixtures and fit-outs.

These are just a few of many tasks that we do. Our diverse skills and knowledge are what architects use to bring value to each project. We combine creativity with expert knowledge and creative thinking to address practical problems.

Adding value. Architects have the ability to see the project holistically. An Architect can help you create a creative plan that meets your needs and is customized to you. An architect who has the ability to use their skills and knowledge to help understand the function and explore the possibilities to bring your ideas to life is a good choice. With their knowledge and skills, they can address critical issues. They also have professionalism and imagination, which is what really adds value.

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We hope this blog has provided you with solid information and an overview about why you should hire an architectural firm and the importance of them. Our team is always available to help you with any questions.