Do you need an architect or can you just find a plan in a magazine?
Thinking of building a new home? The first step is to decide if you want to pay a professional to do the design work or if you can get the best value from a magazine plan or drafter. Here are some articles I have written that makes the case for hiring a professional over the other options.
Why you should hire an architect
Do you save money by hiring an architect?
Design adds value not cost, hire an architect for better performance, aesthetics, and process
Online home plans or should I hire an architect?
10 Reasons to hire an architect