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ABOUT US

Topos Architects works to help you realize your goals. We depend on your input to create sketches, plans and drawings describing spaces that you

want.

Our

expenence

In

residential design gives you a variety of unique and graceful possibilities. Our

intense

thinking,

focus

especially

on early

creative in

the

design process, sets us apart from many architectural firms.


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Construction Monitoring Services

Topos ,\rchirccts can monimr your constructjon project. Demiled sire inspecr;ons nnd close comm\.lnicadons \\,jrh {he contractor and workmen

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you assurance (hat your project is being buill as desii\ned nnd nn schedule.

On-site consrrucrion inspections. The nccual frcC1llcncy of inspections will ,"ary wirh construction progrc~s. but will a\'critgc four inspectLons per month.

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)'fatcnal and workmanship verification ro ensure that the quality of work is per the plans and specifications. - final inspc..:ctions to generate punch list .md ,"criry

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Design services are offered on a fixed fee basis, determined as a percentage of the estimated project construction COSts.

Often, preIimimlty design work is performed On an hourly basis, with a pre-determined not-to-exceed maximum, prior to a full design services commitment. Montly billings are based on design and construction progress to date. ShOll! dtl,e project be terminated, fees are due onll' fo'r work actually completed.

ITe Schedule Design services

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8 percent

Construction monitoring services Construction services -COSt plus

2 percent 10-15 percent

-fi.'\ed price 15-20 pcrcent

!-IOllrly consultation: $120 per hour/principal $85 per hour/associate $65 per hour/dm ftsman

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Design services reimbursable: Site approval/building permit fcc Reproduction/blueprinting COSts Long-disrance telephone costs Design/engineering cOllsultal1ts, if needed Additional construction monitoring reimbursable expenses: Driving mileage (SO.35/mile) Constnlction labor (SGO/hour)


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