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What Architects Can Do For You

Make your dream a reality

Creating a home is one of the largest emotional, physical and financial investments you can make. There's a lot riding on getting it right the first time. Working with you, an architect brings to the mix that intuitive 'creative genius' and 'flair' to help you realise your dream.

Find the right architect to make your mark

Finding an architect that suits you and your project is the key to success – from building a new home to developing a commercial space.

An architect can help you improve the appearance, functionality and sustainability of your built environment; improve the efficiency of your lifestyle or business and deliver time and cost efficiencies.

Working with an A+ architect gives you the best chance of achieving your vision.

A+ practices are recognised by the Australian Institute of Architects for upholding the highest standards. They are committed to ongoing professional development and industry best practice. They also have access to the latest information and advice to ensure that your vision becomes reality.

Find an Architect is a simplified and seamless online way for you to search for an architect.

Search for architects by practice name, location, postcode and building type.

Browse architecture firm profiles that contain – images and descriptions of projects, contact details and links to websites.

What architects can do for you

Architects have the qualifications, professional training, vision and experience to manage the entire architectural design and construction process with you.

Five years of university training separate architects from other, less qualified building designers. More than a designer, an architect works with you on an intensive exploration of your requirements.

An architect will help you set a viable and realistic budget, guide you through the town planning process, obtain competitive quotes for the work, manage consultants like surveyors and engineers, monitor the budget and administer the construction contract.

Importantly, your architect will inspect the work right through the construction period to ensure you get the quality and level of finishes you require.

Sustainable design for today and future generations

Architects explore new boundaries when it comes to living, investigate new technologies and material, and ensure that what we build is environmentally sustainable.

Importantly, it is not only about great design for today, but for future generations when it comes to preserving our architectural heritage.

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