KPG Design Associates Ltd, Cheltenham Business Point, 1st & 2nd Floor Office Suite, 105-107 Bath Road, Cheltenham GL53 7LE
The Client Brief
The first consideration for the Designer is to listen to the Client’s requirements and aspirations and then to successfully interpret and incorporate them into a Client Brief, which will be the basis for the Design. It is usually necessary for the Client to be advised by the Designer with regard to various aspects of the scheme, with particular regard to Planning and Budgetary limitations. At KPG Design Associates particular emphasis is placed on this stage of the procedure to ensure that the Client is fully involved and satisfied with the outcome.
The Design and Planning Application
The Design begins with a Draft Design based on the Client Brief, usually in the form
of AutoCad line drawings, which can be e-
The Detailed Construction Drawings and Building Regulations
For all but the most minor building works it is necessary to obtain Building Regulations Approval. There are two methods available but since we are not usually involved in Minor Works we will address the Full Plans Submission and Works Inspection method.
In addition to Local Authority Building Control it is now possible to use private
companies who are approved to inspect both the plans and the on-
Should the Client or any other interested party require periodical Architect’s Inspections or Architect’s Certificates we are happy to provide these. We carry adequate Professional Indemnity Insurance to cover most projects which can be increased if required.