What’s the difference between an architect, architectural technologist, an architectural designer or technician?

Architect, architectural technologist, an architectural designer or technician, what’s the difference? For domestic building projects it’s always worthwhile using a professional. An Architect will be registered with the RIBA, a Chartered Technologist with the CIAT and a designer or technician may have a degree, diploma or sometimes just experience in their Read more…

Adding wow factor to your self-build extension or conversion project

How to inject the ‘wow’ factor into spaces. Genevieve’s advice from a home owners point of view. Before and After – Shortheath Road, Farnham, Surrey. Before and After – Longdown Road, Farnham, Surrey. Let’s be honest… It’s all about impressing your friends! Height Double height spaces and galleried landings, from a developers Read more…