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Wexford Architects RIAI
Award Winning registered
environmentally aware

We are a design led
practice that puts
the client first.
'Liveability' is important
to us.
Winkens Architecture
Whitestown, Drinagh
Wexford, Ireland
t. +353(0)53 9126605

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One hour building advice
meeting with an Architect

We provide a one hour consultation to prospective clients where
the essence of your project can talked about in detail.

Thinking about the main issues for your project at the outset
avoids typical mistakes and the design suggestions are geared
to give you a bright, comfortable home and save you money
on the running costs of your home.

Each project is unique, this meeting will help to determin
what you can expect from an architect.
If requested we can then furnish you with our fee proposal that
will be broken down into stages that correspond with the
client's requirements, a few days later.
The no obligation, one hour meeting (in Drinagh,Wx) with Zeno the architect
will be helpful for you to understand what is involved in building a dwelling.

The (nominal) fee is 65 euro plus 23% VAT (80euro).
A meeting with a site visit can be arranged for a higher cost.

Why the fee?
The advice given is usful no matter who you choose an as architect.
The advice is based on may may years of experience in
Resiential design in low energy dwellings.

What you can you expect from this consultation?
  • Assessing your needs, forming your brief and general accommodation requirements
  • Discussing the 'look & feel' of the project
  • New NZEB (Nearly Zero Energy Building design)building regulations 2019
  • Discussing building regulations BCAR SI 9 2014 & SI 365 2015
  • Discussing Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (Construction) Regulations 2013
  • Discussing reaslistic budget for project
  • Information on building costs including VAT
  • Architect's services and fees
  • If seeked, a detailed architectural fee quotation
The consultation does not include any designing or designs.

A number of printed Guides on building regulations and your
obligations, relevant to you as building owner
(or prospective building owner) are to be provided at
the meeting for you to take home as well.

Please e-mail your query, with some detail.

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