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Architectural
Technologist

First free consultation with an architectural technologist to validate the feasibility of the budget of your project

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An architectural technologist
100% dedicated to your project

Our custom construction plan design service is provided by our team of experienced architectural technicians who combine functionality and aesthetics with your project. Optimal layout of spaces, fluidity of circulation areas, solid structure and a design in your image, this is the promise of Plan Maison Québec.

Not only with Plan Maison Québec, you benefit from the strength of a team, but you also benefit from personalized service with a technologist who will be entirely dedicated to your project. . This represents a considerable advantage, since if you encounter any hesitation or if you have a question, you can contact your representative directly. At Plan Maison Québec, we place superior quality of service and fluid communication at the heart of our businesses.

​* The first consultations and discussions with our professionals to validate the feasibility of your project are without cost or commitment.

An architectural technologist 100% dedicated to your project
Prepare your meeting with an architectural technologist

One of the biggest projects in life is building your dream house or its ideal chalet. See your children grow up in a perfect environment, designed with love to live a fulfilling family life, or simply to have happy days
together.

At the house of Plan Maison, every architectural technologist is aware of the financial, emotional and spiritual investment that the construction of your house, your chalet or your garage represents. Everything must be perfect so that you can achieve the quality of life you dream of.

This is why our team is made up of professional architectural technologistsselected with rigor and care. Thus, the transcription on paper of your desires and needs is carried out through projects designed in a clear, precise and detailed manner.  

 

At Plan Maison Québec, whatever the scale of your project, from simple and modest construction projects to the most high-end and complex projects, we will meet your expectations and requirements

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What is an architectural technologist?

An architectural technologist is a professional whose work closely combines the fields of architecture, real estate and construction. 

More precisely, it is a person trained in the technical and practical aspects of architectural design. Architectural technologists are involved in the process of creating and producing homes, cottages, garages, and other buildings, from initial design to final construction. 

The responsibilities of an architectural technologist

The architectural technologist has an essential role in the design of your house plan, chalet plan, plan renovation, expansion plan or garage plan. Indeed, it represents a real pivot throughout the construction. 

Generally speaking, its main missions may include:

  • carrying out field surveys

  • creating technical drawings

  • preparation of detailed construction plans

  • the use of computer-aided design (CAD) software to produce 2D and 3D models

  • coordination with other building professionals such as engineers, contractors… 

Architectural technologists have a deep knowledge building codes, standards and construction materials. 

Additionally, they are capable of resolve technical issues related to the structure, insulation, ventilation, lighting, and other important aspects of your home. 

In conclusion, an architectural technologist is a professional who combines technical and practical architectural skills to contribute to the completion of your construction project.

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What is an architectural technologist?

5 good reasons to hire an architectural technologist

Consulting an architectural technician is beneficial to you and your construction project for several reasons. Here are some examples: 

Design: if you have a construction or renovation project, the architectural technologist can help you design the plans. They will take into account your needs, your aesthetic preferences and technical constraints to create detailed plans that meet your expectations. 

Technical tipsArchitectural technicians provide expertise in the technical aspects of construction. Thus, they can advise you on the materials to use, heating and ventilation systems, safety and accessibility standards, and other fundamental considerations to guarantee the sustainability and functionality of your project.

Coordination with other professionalsArchitectural technologists often work in collaboration with other building and construction professionals such as architects, engineers, contractors, etc. They can therefore play a coordinating role in ensuring that all aspects of the project are taken into account . Technologists also play a mediating role by facilitating communication between different stakeholders.

Project management: architectural technologists can also provide project management role. Indeed, they help to plan the different stages, establish a realistic schedule, coordinate the different teams and ensure that your project progresses in accordance with the established deadlines and budget. 

Regulatory expertise: technologists have in-depth knowledge of building codes and current regulations. Therefore, they can help you see more clearly the legal and administrative requirements related to your project. All while ensuring that all the necessary steps are taken and that your project is compliant.

In summary, consulting and surrounding yourself with an architectural technologist represents a real advantage in carrying out your construction or renovation projects.

5 good reasons to hire an architectural technologist
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How much does it cost to work with an architectural technologist?

The cost evaluation process with one of our technologists is divided into 2 steps:
 

1. A free first consultation: This first meeting allows you to define your concept, your needs, your desires, your lifestyle and your budget.
 

2. Submission of a service offer: Following the examination of the details and factors discussed, our technologist gives you a personalized offer for the design of your plans at the right price. This will be given to you the same day of the meeting.

 

The projected number of hours for the design of your plans may vary depending on the following factors:

- The complexity of the project

- The number of plans to produce

- Traffic at the time the plans are put into production (spring and summer periods being busier)

- The time required for approval of plans by the client(s)

- Modifications required during production by the customer(s)

- Changes required during production by your municipality

 

Being well-prepared is the best way to optimize your costs and get your plans in place as quickly as possible. 

How much does it cost to work with an architectural technologist?

Your first meeting with an architectural technologist

First, even before designing your construction plan, your project requires a work of reflection on your part in order to list the essential elements which we divide into 4 categories of important factors:​
 

  • Personal factors

  • Architectural factors

  • Technical factors

  • Administrative and financial factors

 

To make things easier for you, Plan Maison Quebec provides you with a comprehensive list listing the considerations for each factor.

 

This will be sent to you automatically by email when you make an appointment for your free consultation with your assigned technologist.

 

Once this information has been carefully considered  in hand, you make work easier of your architectural technologist while speeding up the process.

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Like you, we want to approach your project calmly and with certainty.

 

This is why the first discussions with our architectural technologists and construction estimators to validate the feasibility of the project and your budget are free and without obligation.

Our professionals will also be happy to offer you valuable advice and guide you according to the stage of progress of the project, even if plans are not necessary at the moment.

Ready to get started? Make an appointment online:

*No fees or commitment

(Meeting with a technologist and a construction cost estimator with ZOOM

*$180 + taxes

(only available in the

province of Québec)

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