Architecture

When is the ideal time to engage you as a builder in the design and development of my project?

By | 2018-02-08T14:57:39+00:00 February 8th, 2018|Architecture, Construction, Frequently Asked Questions|

While we work with clients in all stages of construction, our strength is in ‘design assist’ where we are involved in the early stages of planning by working directly with an architect or designer to determine the best way to achieve everything on a client’s wish list. By having us on board right from the

How much does it cost to build a home?

By | 2018-02-08T15:02:28+00:00 February 8th, 2018|Architecture, Construction, Frequently Asked Questions|

The cost varies significantly depending on the site location, servicing requirements, architectural style, and quality of finishes. From our first meeting with you through to the completion of your home, we believe in a transparent relationship with our clients where we keep you continuously informed about costs related to your home. We believe providing detailed

Do I have to have plans designed before we meet?

By | 2018-02-08T14:47:36+00:00 February 8th, 2018|Architecture, Construction, Frequently Asked Questions|

No. Although we welcome clients who have completed plans, if they have not started this process, we are very experienced with connecting our clients to a design team that best suits their needs, both from a style and budget perspective. Having Ritchie engaged throughout the design process allows us to provide costing and value engineering

Do you provide interior design services?

By | 2018-02-08T14:40:42+00:00 February 8th, 2018|Architecture, Construction, Frequently Asked Questions|

Yes, via introduction to our favorite design teams, partners we have worked with in the past.  Some of our clients choose to work with an interior designer when designing and building their home and we help to facilitate this process. Working with an interior designer can be extremely useful in the building phase of a