Creating environments that
improve the way people live

Studio J offer a range of services. And not all services are required for all projects. Whether it’s a new build or a small budget improvement, give us a call a we’ll get things rolling.

T: 0113 2449905

Understanding your project

Many of our clients have never embarked upon an architectural project before. With that in mind we have outlined the role of your architect and the drawings you can expect to receive at each stage of the architectural design process.

Planning / Design

  • Feasibility studies
  • Measured survey
  • Initial design proposals and design development following discussions with client
  • Produce existing & proposed general arrangement drawings suitable for planning submission including:
    • Location plan
    • Site plan
    • Floor plans, with indicative furniture layout
    • External elevations and external materials outline specification
  • Coordination of specialist surveys
  • Liaise with planning department, completing the application form and submit for planning approval.
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Building Regulations

  • Liaise with Structural Engineer. NB Structural Engineer to provide all detailed structural calculations where needed.
  • Develop detailed technical construction design, producing proposed plans and sections required for building regulations purposes
  • Liaise with approved building inspector  and complete application forms and submit information for building regulations approval
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Detailed Design

  • Develop detailed plans to show positions of small electrics and heating etc.
  • Produce general construction scope of works, internal finishes, fixtures and fittings document.
  • Liaise with and coordinate information from third party specialists where required.
  • Produce detailed internal setting out drawings
  • Coordinate Tender process.
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  • Act as Principal Designer under the CDM 2015 regulations, liasing with CDM technical advisor.
  • Act as Contract Administrator between client & main contractor.
  • Provide further construction information & advice where needed.
  • Oversee general construction on site to ensure project is constructed as proposed
  • Provide Architects Certificates
  • Undertake snagging defects.

Every project is different, so it’s impossible for us to cover all specifics here. It’s likely that you will still have queries about your project and, of course, that’s why our team is on hand to support you every step of the way.

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