enthusiastically recommend your company to anyone who needs
creative solutions or wants a stunning design!"
-Lake Wateree Homeowner
Have you ever thought:
I could get some design assistance by an architect, my project
would look great..."
Well, now you can! You
can work directly with an architect at YOUR home, solving YOUR
design problems. Whether it is an hourly consultation or
an all day design session, we can help solve your design
You can use your design onSite consultation for any design
issue you may have, including:
- New Homes
- Additions & Renovations
- Kitchens & Baths
- Porches & Decks
- Outbuildings & more!
For our clients who may not need full Architectural services,
but would like some professional design assistance, we offer a
unique consultation process called a design onSite consultation.
A design onSite consultation is a fast and easy way to bring the
services of an architect to your home utilizing 2D and 3D
computer technology in a cost effective approach to solve your
design onSite is an interactive design consultation between you
and a licensed architect, at your home, site or in our studio,
developed to start your project off right. The consultation
typically consists of a 2 to 4 hour meeting at your home,
employing a combination of hand sketching and computer work in
both 2D and 3D, developing the design right before your eyes.
With your direct input, changes are made as you request them,
avoiding delays and resulting in a final design that meets your
goals and requirements. Ideal for Additions and
Renovations, Kitchens and Baths, and New Homes, you can use the
consultation to start gathering pricing information before you
commit to developing a full set of architectural drawings that
may not meet your budget.
For New Homes, we can come to either your new site or your
current home, you can come to our studio, or we can work
together over the internet. Depending on the size and scope of
the project, we may divide this consultation into more than one
Additions and Renovations
For Additions and Renovations, we come to your home,
documenting the existing conditions and determining the
feasibility of the proposed renovation or addition.
Kitchens and Baths
Kitchen and Bath designs are ideal candidates for a
consultation. We look at a broader range of options than just
cabinets and countertops, and can help you determine if walls
can be moved and /or where to relocate fixtures.
Fast & Easy
You donít have to wait to see a final design
before you tell us what you do or donít like. Meeting and
designing directly with you allows us to make revisions right
before your eyes, resulting in a process measured in days, not
Avoid the expense of developing a full set of
plans, only to find out that you need to make revisions to get
it to work with your budget. Use the consultation to start
gathering pricing information and to determine the scope of the
Many people are intimidated by the cost
or process of traditional architecture. The consultation is
designed to remove as many of those barriers as possible. Our
entire process is designed to put you at ease and in control.
It's only the first step in a process designed around Owner
The Big Picture
We discuss your other goals you may have for
your home. We sketch out a Master Plan that makes sure this
phase of work doesn't interfere with future plans. We discuss
your budget, family dynamics, timelines, and anything else that
affects the design and construction Ė to get your project
Utilizing the latest software and computer
equipment, we are able to generate both 2D and 3D computer
models to aid in the visualization of your dream.
We do offer two different types of consultations for you to
choose from, depending on your needs:
A design onSite basic consultation is perfect if you are
looking for a little design direction, assistance or guidance
and do not need a more detailed set of drawings to get pricing
information from. A single site visit / working session,
consisting of verbal discussions and/or hand sketches is the
format of this consultation.
A design onSite deluxe consultation is for someone who wants
to determine the feasibility of their project within the context
of the existing conditions and budget, and wants to be able to
start gathering pricing information from contractors. This
consultation consists of a series of site visits / working
sessions, including computer documentation, to develop the
design, with additional documentation and detailing prepared for
each working session off site.
Schedule Your Initial Consultation
If you are ready to experience the same outstanding results
as our other clients, please contact us
today to get started developing your dream home. I invite you to take
a few minutes to check out the rest of our website. You
can start by learning more about the kinds of clients we work
with and the issues they face by clicking here:
Is This For You >>>
We know you will be very impressed with our professionalism and
our ability to deliver results.
To schedule your initial consultation with von Ahn Design, LLC, call us at
803.518.2281, or contact us online today!
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