ERIC Number: ED025100
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968
Reference Count: 0
Your Building & Your Architect.
Discussion of various aspects of the architect-client relationship and architectural duties and procedures is presented. The various stages of architect selection precede a discussion of services and fees. The problem solving process is detailed in terms of--(1) client influence, (2) decision making, and (3) preliminary stages. Preparation of construction documents is explained in relationship to--(1) working drawings, (2) specifications, (3) contract documents, (4) economic negotiations, and (5) contractor role. The construction phase section includes review of--(1) administrative duties of the architect, (2) lines of authority, (3) contractual difficulties, and (4) building occupancy. (MH)
Descriptors: Architects, Blueprints, Building Trades, Construction Costs, Construction Programs, Contracts, Professional Services, School Planning
American Institute of Architects, 1735 New York Avenue, N. W., Washington, D. C. 20006
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Inst. of Architects, Washington, DC.