The Architectural Group
Schematic Design

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As architects, interior designers, planners, and project administrators, The Architectural Group, Incorporated develops the client's vision, whether fully defined or only vaguely described, and merges that vision with architecture by designing a built environment capable of supporting diversified needs. With a desire to provide individualized attention to projects and to be accountable for our efforts, TAG strives to understand our clients' needs, and to provide the best in professional design services.

It's about process and the dedication to maintain it. The Architectural Group, Incorporated offers services from planning and programming through construction administration and post-occupancy evaluation. Since each phase is unique, we tailor our services to respond to the continually changing environment of design and construction. Direct involvement by the principals of the firm at each phase of development is essential and occurs.

The following phases define the progress of a project:

(Select phase for description or click here for all descriptions)

Schematic Design (SD)
-Field verify existing condition documentation
-Provide Program analysis
-Study spatial relationships
-Develop schematic design drawings
-Coordinate consultant responsibilities and contributions
-Research applicable building code & zoning information
-Perform Americans with Disabilities (ADA) requirement
-Prepare preliminary cost estimate

Design Development (DD)

Construction Documents (CD)

Bidding & Contract Negotiation (BID)

Construction Contract Administration (CA)

Childrens's Medical Center- Hand Rendered

Children's Medical Center
Medical Office Building
Hand Rendered Schematic Design
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