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50247 Architects in Bradford

Umada Concepts
Umada Concepts study your lifestyle and create the right space that works for you, whether it be a house extension, a full
CJA Architecture
“Creating the perfect space for you and your family’s needs can be simple with the help of a qualified architect.” If you
PARKdesigned Architects
We are an independent creative practice made up of a tight knit team of designers and technologists, working together to
Orange Design Studio
Orange Design Studio is a young and vibrant architectural design practiceOur Mirfield based studio focuses on providing
Studio J Architects Ltd
We understand how important your property is to you and share your excitement when it comes to improving your lifestyle
Farrar Bamforth Associates Ltd
We are a Chartered Architectural Technologist practice based in Huddersfield, set up in 1976.From our first contact you
Slade Architecture
Slade Architecture was founded by James Slade and Hayes Slade in 2002 as they were seeking to focus on architecture and
Escala Absoluta
EJGonçalves Arquitetos | Escala Absoluta é uma empresa de arquitetura  com mais de 40 anos de experiência. Em fase de crescimento
Arqcubo Arquitectos
DISEÑAMOS TU SUEÑO SIN COSTO ALGUNO TEL : 55.62.02.19 DONDE PODRAS RECORRER TU PROYECTO ANTES DE LEVANTAR UN SOLO TABIQUE
TMV Architecture company
Архитектурная компания ТМV основана в 2007 году и на сегодняшний день является лидером в сфере проектирования и строительства
Linhas Simples
Linhas Simples is a company of:- Consulting - Architecture - Interior Design, Remodeling and Rehabilitation - Management
Miguel Zarcos Palma
Este atelier surge da vontade do arquitecto conciliar a sua experiência com a prática da arquitectura a nível local, servindo
MOB ARCHITECTS
MOB architects crede che l’architettura influenzi il comportamento di chi la vive e per questo lavoriamo con l’intento di
위드하임
전원주택, 목조주택,철콘주택 설계/시공을 진행하는 전문 건설업체입니다.  회사내 설계사무소와 인테리어팀, 시공팀을 주축으로  건축주와 설계부터 시공까지 함께 합니다. 행복한 집짓기는 위드하임의 건축전문가와 함께 하세요
ALESSIO LO BELLO ARCHITETTO a Palermo
Alessio Lo Bello è un architetto e interior designer con sede a Termini Imerese, Palermo, ma lavora in tutta la Sicilia.
Arquitetura Sônia Beltrão & associados
A dupla, Sônia Beltrão e Gabriel Beltrão, está no comando do “Sônia Beltrão Arquitetura”. O escritório, que desenvolve,
[ER+] Arquitectura y Construcción
La empresa otorga un servicio integral en las etapas del desarrollo de un proyecto, definición de la arquitectura y desarrollo
SANTIAGO PARDO ARQUITECTO
Somos un despacho de arquitectos en la ciudad de Querétaro, México, con propuestas frescas y creativas. Desarrollamos proyectos
antonio felicetti architettura & interior design
Sono un architetto specializzato in ristrutturazioni e architettura di interni. Il mio ruolo è guidare il cliente nel prendere
Fabricamus - Architettura e Ingegneria
Lo studio di progettazione "Fabricamus Architettura e Ingegneria" è composto da 3 professionisti associati: - arch. Oreste

How do I find an architect in Bradford?

With homify's ever-increasing lists of professionals, finding an architect in a specific location is easier than ever before. Simply type in 'Bristol' in the 'search' bar, or click on the city's name in our selection of locations at the bottom of the '[Architects](https://www.homify.co.uk/professionals/architects)' page. 

In addition to including the location of the architect, we also provide their contact details, relevant website, plus examples of previous projects completed. That way, you get a strong idea of the type of designs each architect is capable of. 

Be sure to also take a look at customer reviews (if available) in your search for the architect that's perfect for your architectural project in Bradford. 

What can a Bradford architect do for me?

Whether it's to live, work, learn, eat, meet or worship, people need a physical space/structure to do it in. And that's where an architect comes in, whose job it is to design said structure, whether it's for a private or public space, indoors or out. An architect is a licensed professional trained in the art and science of building design.

But in addition to designing the appearance of a building, an architect also uses his skills to ensure that the structure is functional, safe and economical and that it suits the needs of the people who use it. 

An architect may also assist the client in obtaining construction bids, selecting the right contractors, and negotiating construction contracts. It's also common for an architect to work with engineers, urban planners, interior designers and other professionals engaged in the same project. 

Remember that the different cities and regions in the UK have their own councils, with each having different rules and regulations pertaining to architectural builds and renovations. By choosing an architect from the Bradford area, you gain a professional who knows the local environment and climate, reputable contractors and correct materials, plus the relevant building regulations and authority rules.

Things to think about when looking for an architect in Bradford

Know yourself first

Before you scope out homify's extensive collection of architects, first know what your own tastes and style are. And determine what the nature of your architectural job is. Do you need a house built from scratch? A kitchen renovated? A new porch connecting your house with the [garden](https://www.homify.co.uk/rooms/garden)? 

Thanks to homify's vast range of images and ideas, you have a world of inspiration to help you find the perfect build, design and style for your project. Sifting through the images will also help you discover much of your own taste, plus put you in contact with the professionals responsible for those designs. 

Remember that each architect in the UK is different with their own unique style and taste.

Interview your architect(s)

After you've identified several potential professionals, set up interviews. Bear in mind that some architectural firms may charge for the initial interview and consultation, so enquire about this before setting up a meeting. 

As you'll be working with your architect for a potentially long time (depending on the nature of the project), you'll be best off looking for someone who you can get along with. You're not just looking for an expert in the building field; you're also searching for a reliable and professional building partner. 

During the interview / meeting, ask anything you may be curious about. Some questions to keep in mind include:

• How busy is the firm currently and does it have the capacity to take on your project?

• Who will be in charge of your project? (you need to be introduced to them at the initial meeting)

• What experience does the company have working on projects similar to yours? 

• What sort of fee and budget structure can you expect from the architect? 

Remember that your prospective architect should also have plenty of questions for you. Always be wary of someone who says yes to every single question you ask without asking anything in return. 

Making the final choice

After conducting several interviews, make a shortlist of the best candidates for the job. Ask the architect to take you on a tour of one of their previous projects – hearing their own impressions of their work is invaluable. 

Be sure to also ask for a list of references from past clients and contractors who worked with the architect. 

Remember that your architect must be registered with the Architects Registration Board. 


How much will it cost to hire an architect in Bradford?

There are no standard architect's fees in the UK. Originally, the RIBA (Royal Institute of British Architects) produced a recommended fee scale that indicated the costs of particular sizes and the types of projects. Today, every architectural firm produce their own fee charts based on various factors such as the size, type, and quality of a project that a client requests. 

If the brief and budget are well defined, the architect's costs are usually negotiated at the start of a project. 

Architects in the UK typically charge in one of three ways:

• Percentage of construction costs: This is based on the construction cost (excluding VAT and professional fees) and is generally proportional to the work required. It gives the client a reasonable indication of the total architectural fees while also allowing for some flexibility should the project scope increase. 

• Lump sum: Very carefully defined based on nature of work required. The fee must be renegotiated if the project changes significantly. 

• Time charge / hourly rate: This works well at the start of a project when the scope hasn't been well defined. It can also provide flexibility with a 'pay as you go' approach for the entire project. 


About Bradford

Bradford is located in the foothills of the Pennines and 14 km west of Leeds. Historically, it formed part of the West Riding of Yorkshire. It rose to prominence in the 19th century as an international centre of textile manufacture, especially wool. 

The oldest building in the city is the cathedral, which functioned as a parish church for most of the time. Today, only a handful of other Medieval buildings can be seen in Bradford, including Bolling Hall (preserved as a museum). Quite a few Victorian buildings still exist, such as the City Hall and the former Wool Exchange.

Approximately 37 parks and gardens can be found within the city district, including Lister Park which was voted Britain's Best Park for 2006. 

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