The Process

Phase I: CONCEPTUAL DESIGN

  • Meeting with Client to discuss what they are looking for, what their needs are, as well as to go over project deliverables.
  • Site analysis and statistics (To be obtained by licensed surveyor).
  • If the client needs a renovation and there are no existing house plans/ measurements, Paar Design will come on-site to measure the house.
  • Prepare conceptual design for client and present for approval from him/her.
  • Upon approval of conceptual design, Zoning Review phase can be commenced.

Phase II: ZONING REVIEW

  • Coordination with all Consultants.
  • Review Zoning Building Code requirements related to the proposal.
  • Prepare conceptual design documents and details suitable for Zoning Review.
  • These consist of the following:
                -Site plan and Site Information
                -Floor Plans
                -Building Elevations

Phase III: CONSTRUCTION DOCUMENTS/ PERMIT DRAWINGS

  • Upon approval from the City, the construction documents/ permit drawings stage can be commenced.
  • Prepare design and construction documents and details suitable for the Permit Application.
  • These consist of the following:
                -Site Plan and Site Information
                -Floor Plans
                -Building Elevations
                -General Specifications and Details
                -Section
                -Door and Window Schedule

  • Once a Building Permit has been obtained from the City, the Interior design stage can begin.

  • This Service is offered as a package by Paar Design as part of overall Architectural Design services but can also be implemented separately according to Client’s needs.

  • The deliverables for Interior Design consist of but are not limited to:

    -Furniture Plans

    -Reflected Ceiling Plans

    -Floor Finishes Plans

    -Bathroom Floor and Wall Finishes Plans

    -Color Chart (Wall Finishes Schedule)

    -Kitchen/ Butler’s Pantry/ Vanities/ Cabinets/ Paneling

    -Fireplaces/ Columns/ Arches

Phase iv: INTERIOR DESIGN STAGE (OPTIONAL)