Do I really need an architect?
If you live in Dade or Broward County the Building Codes require the use of a registered licensed professional architect.
What does an architect do?
Architects design buildings that are habitable by people and in the process bring art and science together by creating spaces that become structures.
How do you go about selecting an architect?
Interview him as you would any other professional.
How much can I expect to pay for the design fees?
Anywhere from 5% to 15% of the construction cost.
How long does the design process take?
Weeks, months to a year, depending on the project complexity.
Are your drawings CAD? (Computer Aided Design)
What is the Design Team?