Every project is unique, however we have established a practice methodology that underpins all our work, ensuring each project reaches its full potential.
Our key principles are as follows;
1. Client Focus
As client, your contribution and satisfaction are paramount to delivering a successful project. From the offset we ensure that you are fully involved within the design process and continue to have a central role in all stages thereafter.
2. A Complete Service
Taking on a building project can be a daunting and stressful experience. We don’t just draw you a set of plans and then walk away. As part of our full-service, we will guide you along the entire project journey, from sketch design to project completion and beyond. Working with us will allow you to minimise risk, as we help you navigate through the pitfalls that come with taking on a building project.
3. Architectural Value
Just because you might have a strict or limited budget doesn’t mean your project shouldn’t be a great piece of architecture. Good design can not only add financial value to your home, but improve the quality of your day to day life. We’ll work hard to ensure you get the most out of your budget, with an end product that reflects your needs and personality.
4. A Sustainable Approach
We understand the importance that energy performance can have in providing a high level of comfort, as well as the long-term cost savings that can be achieved. Green principles inform our design from the offset, resulting in an all round better piece of architecture that can save you money.
5. Cost Control
Adhering to an agreed budget is a vital part of any building project. We utilise our own experience and work closely with Quantity Surveyors to best ensure that your project comes in on budget and on time.
‘Gilmour Architects……..depth of experience and a passion for creating contemporary architecture’