Large Additions

Tired of having to make do with the limited living space in your home? Want your home to sport a new look but remodeling the property is out of the question? A large home addition may be one project you will want to consider looking into.

Home additions are ideal as it is so much easier than having to move out, sell the house and find a new and larger home. Large additions make it possible for homeowners to extend their living space minus the hassle involved with clearing out and moving out and moving into a new home. At Open Road Design, we have been at the helm of more than a few large additions and we will be more than happy to help you execute your ideas for extending your living space!

  • Add space to your home

If your current house is fast becoming a bit too cramped and crowded for you and your loved ones, extending your living space is a good way to go. If you have decided to take on a new hobby and need a new room to hold your bobs and ends, an addition is something you’ll certainly want to explore. For those instances when you just love your current house and cannot bear the thought of moving out but you need more space, large additions would be a heaven-sent solution for you.

  • Add value to your home

When done the right way, home additions can add considerable value to your property. If you have any plans of possibly putting the property up for sale in the future, strategic large additions will make all the difference in the final price that it is going to fetch. With the right architect at the helm, your large addition ideas can be turned not just into a practical extension of your home space but also an ideal venture that will help it secure a good market price in the long run.

  • Accommodate more people

Are you finding the current house cramped due to the addition of a family member? Thinking of taking in a pet but worried that you might not have ample space to make your home an ideal setting for it? Are your in-laws moving in or your kid is moving back home? A home addition may just be the perfect solution for you. With this, you won’t have to move out of the house but still be able to accommodate more people in.

  • Save money

Adding a new room or an extension to your home is relatively going to cost you less than having to move out of the house. If you just want to have bigger rooms or more living space in your current home and you’re not keen on the idea of having to pack your things and move out, then an addition is worth looking into. It is certainly going to cost you less than having to uproot you and the rest of the family somewhere with more space.

When contemplating a large addition to your home, Open Road Design has top-notch architects to help you. Call us today!

Site Analysis

Property investments are not something you would casually decide on. It involves an intricate process and not to mention, a hefty sum, which requires you to take the time to carry out due diligence before finally making a decision.

Most people will only likely be able to make a once in a lifetime property investment. That’s how expensive it can get. There is also the fact that a property’s value considerably depends on how well you have developed it. This is the reason that it is always a good move to first seek out professional advice from the right architects before making any final decision.

When searching around for the ideal real estate investment, it is essential to conduct a plan that will help you acquire as many details as you can about the property before making the final l. Whether you are planning on converting it into a commercial undertaking or a residential project, what matters is that proper site analysis is performed to ensure that what you are looking at is real estate that can deliver the results you want.

  • Assessing viability

Before you move to the design stage, it is crucial that you first determine whether the site you have in mind is ideal for the kind of construction you are planning. A thorough and extensive site analysis will evaluate the feasibility and financial viability of any development that will take place. This is also a good time for proper structure implementation to come up with the best strategy that will maximize the environmental and physical landscapes of the property.

  • Identifying potential issues

A site analysis aims to help you be aware of any potential issues you might encounter with a potential site prior to getting the construction process commenced. It will also help identify any outlying conditions that may affect your ability to execute your build ideas. Potential problems will also be identified including those that have to do with the environment, climate, topography, zoning, traffic conditions and zoning among others. Any forthcoming developments to the site will also be taken into consideration during the analysis especially since they are likely to affect the building growth in the vicinity.

  • A necessary halt to the buying process

It’s not uncommon for property sellers to want to get the deal sealed as soon as possible. Hasty investments are never good news, especially ones where you’ve not even taken the time to have a thorough look at what you are getting. A site analysis will help ensure that you will have enough waiting time to think things through while waiting for the reports to get completed. This should give you all the time you need to decide whether or not you are making a sound investment.

  • Better grasp of the pricing

Assessing the overall development cost of a property can be as complex as finding the right one. There are numerous elements that come into play when determining the final figures and a layman will usually have a hard time making sense of it. With a site analysis. You will have a better picture of the price involved with the design work before commencing any development.

For your site analysis needs, get in touch with us at Open Road Design today.