The Secrets of a
Passionate Architect:

A Simple Guide to
Building or Renovating a house

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Building or renovating a house is going to be the largest financial, emotional, and logistical investment you'll ever make, and with all the potential and unexpected twists and turns that are possible, knowing what to look for and avoiding costly mistakes is critical!

Whether you are working with an architect or building designer, managing the construction yourself, or working with a builder, knowing what to expect so you can ask the right questions early will help you avoid common problems that will leave you feeling frustrated and over budget.

But how do you know who to talk to or what questions to ask?

'The Secrets of a Passionate Architect: A Simple Guide to Building or Renovating a House' is a comprehensive and simple to understand guide relevant to almost every country, climate, and location in the world you might build a house. It will help you avoid the mistakes and costly pitfalls in the complex process of renovating and building a house. It provides insight and guidance on the design, documentation, and construction stages of your project, covering topics such as:

  • Where to start

  • Choosing between renovating or building new

  • Selecting a Property

  • The myths of building

  • Understanding the building process

  • Setting your budget and knowing what it will cost

  • Selecting the right people for your project

  • Designing your new home, including orientation, the layout, and selecting the right elements

  • Constructing your new home; including how to select your builder, getting quotes, understanding your contract, and avoiding the pitfalls of construction

  • Resources; including understanding your drawings, what to do when things go wrong and your final inspection.

      and more.......