Architectural Specification Consulting

We work in support of architects to prepare project specification manuals for the construction of new buildings and renovation of existing buildings. We strive to be a critical component of your team to help ensure the successful delivery of your project to your customer.

Our unique combination of experience provides our customers with a valuable ally during the design, construction, and project closeout process. Architects are fully immersed in every aspect of a construction project and we are a resource on your consulting team that provides support and expertise.

Our long time connection to, and continued respect for the profession fuels our passion to fill any collaborative voids that may exist in your design and contract administration workflow. Architects and owners alike benefit from our experience and expertise.

Services Offered

We currently offer the following service items to our clients;

  • Contract document development; full project manuals, and individual specification sections for typical architectural sections including divisions 00 and 01.
  • Full project manual assembly including all architectural and consulting engineer specifications. Includes owner front end documents, when provided by owner.
  • System planning and design assistance.
  • Product and system research.
  • Contract administration assistance.
  • Contractor Submittal and RFI review.
  • Aggressive stance on Division 07 specifications to help ensure proactively constructed contract documents for exterior envelope systems.
  • Design review; plans, and details offered on a limited basis only.
  • Exterior wall, waterproofing, and roof detailing assistance offered on a limited basis only.
  • Exterior building envelope consulting services are only offered on a limited basis for select projects and clients.
Project Delivery and Communication

In our pursuit of maximum efficiency and collaboration, we currently provide full service and support for our customers with the following
software and standards;

  • We are professional, certified members of the Construction Specifications Institute (CSI) and utilize CSI Masterformat, Uniformat, and Section Format as the basis for our specification writing system.
  • Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
  • Bluebeam Revu.
  • Dropbox and OneDrive.
  • AutoCAD by Autodesk.
  • Adobe Creative Suite and Adobe Acrobat.
  • Proprietary specification masters.