This week my firm attended the North Charleston Business Expo. We had a booth set up and it was a great way to connect with other local businesses and network. The five mayors of Mt Pleasant, Summerville, Charleston, Goose Creek, and North Charleston did a panel on current topics such as affordable housing and growth […]
This week I worked on a couple different projects. I have been helping my coworker with sections and details for a new home. The construction documents are almost ready and there is a push from the client to submit them as soon as we can, so it’s all hands on deck. I have also been […]
This week I have been putting together a set of drawings to send to the structural engineer on a pool and deck addition in Kiawah. Had to create details for how the deck will be built. It is an interesting project because the maximum lot coverage is 33% in Kiawah and the existing deck was […]
This week I worked on a couple projects. One was a pool and deck addition to an existing home. We are putting together the construction documents for this project and finishing the sections and details. The other project I have been working on it a second story renovation to an existing store that will be […]
Architecture: The story of Practice Client/contractor relationship: ETHICS Who has the authority to reject work? As an architect, who do you listen to when there are conflicting desires from the client and builder? Should the contractor or builder pay you when you refer them to a client?
This week I finished up the construction documents and set for the third story addition and full renovation. I learned how much coordination it takes between the architect, the builder, and all other parties involved to complete a set of construction documents. Because I am only working four hours a day, I would come back […]
This week I worked on the construction documents for a client building a third story. It has been a long process because many changes have been made in the design development phase. We are starting to wrap things up to hopefully send off and get a permit so we can start construction. I have learned […]
This week I worked on construction documents for a third story residential addition and renovation in Wild Dunes. I have learned a lot this week about electrical and mechanical plans and the details that go into this design development phase. I have been working on this project since I started with Architecture Plus in May, […]