Richard Herman and his team of architects are the single most detailed individuals I have met.  Everything was well thought out and under budget.  I recommend them highly.

Happy customer.

Tuesday
Jan192010

Bidding, Construction, & Post-Construction 

The scope of our services during these phases is discretionary.  The architect plays a crucial role in creating an atmosphere of professionalism and responsibility.  Responses to contractor and subcontractor requests for information and to the owner’s concerns must be prompt, informed and thorough.  The relationship of the owner, architect and contractor should be one of mutual respect based on a clear commitment to the project.

  • Preparation of Bid Form and Invitation to Bid
  • Assistance with selection and qualification of the bidders
  • Prompt response to contractor and subcontractor inquiries
  • Issuance of addenda
  • Assisting the owner with review and analysis of the bids returned
  • Initial and periodic construction meetings and minutes from those meetings
  • Prompt response to Requests for Information
  • Review of Preliminary Lien Notices and Conditional and Unconditional
  • Lien Releases and processing Application and Certificate for Payment
  • Creation of punch list
  • Issuance of a Notice of Substantial Completion
  • Assisting with project close-out