MD Architecture X Solution Partners
At MD Architecture, we are committed to delivering innovative and exceptional architectural solutions. Central to our success is the strategic collaboration with our esteemed solution partners. These partnerships with leading professionals, contractors, and suppliers contribute significantly to the excellence of our projects.
Our carefully curated network of solution partners shares our dedication to precision, creativity, and client satisfaction. Together, we navigate the complexities of architectural design, construction, and project management, ensuring that each endeavour is met holistically and collaboratively.
From conceptualisation to the final execution, MD Architecture relies on the expertise of our solution partners to bring diverse perspectives and specialised skills to the table. This synergy enables us to address the unique challenges of each project, integrating cutting-edge design concepts with practical construction solutions.
Our commitment to quality extends beyond our in-house team, as our solution partners play a crucial role in elevating the standards of our work. Through open communication, mutual respect, and a shared vision, we create spaces that not only meet but exceed our clients’ expectations.
At MD Architecture, our partnerships are built on trust and shared values. We believe that by fostering strong alliances with our solution partners, we can consistently deliver architectural excellence, pushing the boundaries of creativity and functionality
Choosing MD Architecture means choosing a collaborative approach that taps into the collective expertise of our solution partners. Together, we transform visions into reality, creating architectural masterpieces that stand the test of time. Join us in shaping the future of design, where collaboration and innovation are at the heart of every project.
The construction stages for a new build house in the UK involve a detailed and regulated process.
Here’s an extended version:
Evaluate the site for suitability, considering factors like soil conditions, drainage, and access.
Design and Planning Permission
Develop detailed architectural plans and obtain necessary planning permissions and building regulations approvals from the local authorities.
Demolition (if applicable)
Clearing the construction site of any existing structures and safely demolishing and disposing of materials in accordance with regulations.
Excavating the ground to prepare for the foundation. This includes levelling the site, digging trenches for utilities, and installing drainage systems.
Implement the designed foundation, which could be a strip foundation, raft foundation, or piled foundation depending on the soil conditions.
Footings and Foundation Walls
Construct footings and foundation walls using reinforced concrete or other approved materials.
Construct the roof structure, including trusses, purlins, and rafters.
Install roofing materials such as tiles, slates, or other approved coverings.
Lay underground drainage systems, including foul water drains and surface water drainage, ensuring compliance with building regulations.
Construct the subfloor, which may involve installing insulation and damp-proofing measures.
Apply external finishes, which may include brickwork, rendering, cladding, or other specified materials.
Windows and Doors
Install external doors and windows, ensuring they meet energy efficiency standards and building regulations
First Fix Services
Plumbing and Electrical First Fix
Install rough plumbing, electrical wiring, and HVAC components before the interior finishes are applied.
Install insulation within walls, floors, and roofs to meet energy efficiency requirements.
Fit plasterboard to form internal walls and ceilings.
Apply finishes such as plastering, painting, and tiling.
Install internal doors, skirting boards, architraves, and other woodwork.
Second Fix Services
Plumbing and Electrical Second Fix
Fit plumbing fixtures, electrical outlets, switches, and light fixtures.
Install radiators or underfloor heating as specified.
Lay final flooring materials such as carpet, hardwood, or tile.
Install kitchen and bathroom cabinets, countertops, and other fixtures.
Complete landscaping, including garden design, planting, and any required external features.
Driveways and Paths
Construct driveways, pathways, and any hard landscaping elements.
Building Control Inspections
Schedule inspections with the local building control authority to ensure compliance with regulations.
Identify and rectify any defects or issues through a snagging process.
Completion and Handover
Obtain final certification from building control and any necessary warranty providers.
Hand over the keys to the homeowner upon successful completion.
It’s essential to engage with qualified professionals, including architects, structural engineers, contractors, and subcontractors, to ensure compliance with UK building standards and regulations throughout the construction process. Regular inspections and quality control measures help maintain the highest standards of construction.