It is hard to beat building a new home in terms of excitement. The same goes for remodeling your old home so that it changes before your eyes, transforming into something completely new that reflects your own character.
The person that will have the greatest impact on the result and success of your project is almost always the architect. Their planning will generally dictate the outcome of your home in terms of appearance, function, cost, and the length of time the project takes to complete.
Because working with an architect is very personal, it is essential you choose one that you are comfortable with. It is equally important to hire an architect with a solid reputation so that you can be completely confident the end product will be what you envisioned and within your budget. There are a handful of tips that can show you how to find the right architect.