James Cullion Architects works closely with you through each phase of a six-step process.
Each step builds upon the preceding and culminates in a successful project.
The American Institute of Architects recommends this design process, used by architects
and their clients successfully for decades.

1. Programming
    or Developing the Project Requirements
• Requirements Numbers of Spaces
• Types of Spaces
• Adjacencies
• Aesthetic Goals

2. Schematic Design or Developing 2 or 3
    Rough Sketch Options

• Code Analysis
• Site Analysis
• Team Development
• Options - General Arrangement of Rooms and Site Location

3. Design Development or Refining the Design
• Detailed Design; floor plans, exterior
     
and interior building elevations
• Selection of interior and exterior finishes
• Agency Reviews

4. Construction Documents
Detailed Drawing describing the relationships
      of building materials
• Specifications describing the quality of
      the building materials

5. Bidding and Negotiation or Hiring the Contractor
• Helping you evaluate, select and hire the contractor.

6. Construction Observation
    or helping to Administer the Contract

Site Visits
• Submittal Reviews
• Application for Payment Reviews
• Progress Report

 

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