Client vision = DNA of the design
Owner / architect collaboration is a key dynamic in our design process. We see our clients as integral members of the project team, and we encourage their involvement through a collaborative process built on strong communication. Together we achieve design excellence, budget / schedule compliance, and sound technical execution.
Constructing a new or renovated building is often a major milestone in the lives of our clients. We make it a top priority to ensure that the design and construction process is an enjoyable, stress-free and satisfying experience for our clients. We involve our clients and demystify the process so they are empowered as key participants. Here is what you can expect:
During the discovery process, we take note and careful consideration of your needs and circumstances to accomplish all your objectives. This works to add continuous value throughout the design process. From site planning and programming analysis to landscape, streetscape, and municipal considerations, we address all factors, hidden and apparent, so there are no surprises and your project is successful through construction and beyond.
We recognize how central your built environment is to your quality of life, productivity and well being. Truly understanding our clients’ needs and how they want their space to look and function is a fundamental step in our process. SableARC is well known for making the most out of your wants and needs. We put great value on this stage and consistently find that careful attention here results in a superior final product.
For each phase, clear objectives and deliverables are established for client approval before moving onto the next stage of the design’s development. We provide cost estimates throughout the design process to make sure project directives are met, prioritized and within budget.
We provide specialized oversight and advocate on your behalf through the tender and construction process. We manage the cost bidding procedures and help you select the best contractor for your development. As the design is implemented, we’re onsite at key milestones to ensure the building systems are congruent with the drawings and specifications prepared. We are there to make sure you get what you pay for with the quality of construction you expect and deserve. We assist with cost control by working very closely with the awarded contractor. Our team has lengthy experience with contract administration and have established a strong working relationship across the construction industry which helps considerably to avoid potential cost overruns and to deliver on project timelines.