No matter what kind of building you are making, if you don’t choose the right architect, the result won’t be good. Your dream house will live only in your dream unless you have the best architect in Gurgaon in your team. There are many aspects you need to take into consideration when you decide to choose an architect; the design being one of the most important. He or she also needs to know about the material being used, the government rules and regulations specific to the area you are building your home, and of course how to do everything on a budget. So, to help you out, here are some tips on how to choose an architect that is best for you.

To start with, look at your favorite homes that you have admired for a long. Does your relative or friends have a great home that you have always fancied? Then ask about the architect they used to design it for them. Then there are architect and design-related magazines and websites that you can look into. All of them will also have information about the architect or the architect firm for their showcased homes and other buildings. Don’t always go for the most popular architect in your area; it should depend on what kind of building you are making and your style. For example, an architect who is famous for designing real estate especially skyscrapers will not necessarily be equally good at designing your farmhouse. When you talk to the architect, he or she should feel appropriate for your project. Then only go ahead and start discussing more aspects of your project with him or her.

Whether the architect is indeed one of the top architects in Delhi or not will depend on what kind of action he or she takes when you start talking about your project with him or her. A good architect will immediately ask for a location survey because no matter how many drafts of the plot you show or the pictures, nothing beats seeing the location through one’s eyes. And this review should not be done hurriedly; it will take at least 2 to 3 visits by the architect to come up with any promising plan for you.

The architect will not immediately show you a finished plan after he or she does the location survey. First, he or she will come up with a design concept proposal plan which will be a drawing roughly showing how space will be divided and how the front of the house will be like. This is just the first draft; it will undergo many modifications if you plan to work with that architect. You will get a final plan only after you have signed up with the architect and he or she has looked into all the rules and regulations of your area.

So, another point to keep in mind while choosing an architect is this; if he or she shows you a complete plan even before you have signed a contract with him or her, then there is something wrong with that architect. It is because a good one will only start the actual designing work only after you have signed a work contract with him or her. That is another point to look out for; see whether the architect properly explains all the important parts of the contract to you or not.

A good architect will have a reputable contractor as well as interior designers in Gurgaon in his or her team. Of course, you can always have your own contractor but taking one recommended by the architect is always a better idea because then half of your hassles will be taken care of. The same thing is true for you professional interior designers in Delhi; if she or she works regularly with the architect you have selected; you are guaranteed to get a home that is stunningly beautiful inside and outside.

Author's Bio: 

Shreya Designs is a team of Architecture, Interiors specialists covering various facets including retail, residences & corporate houses in Gurgaon & Ludhiana Punjab.