Kaster Architects provides services for a diversity of project types and sizes.  Each proposal for services is tailored to the Client's specific needs.


Preliminary Phase

  • Initial Design including plans and elevation views with material selection for Client review
  • Work with City Planning Departments to secure approvals
Construction Document Phase
  • Perform code research and work with jurisdiction agencies to acquire building permits
  • Produce refined  plans, elevations, sections & details
  • Partner and coordinate with engineering disciplines to refine construction documents
Bidding Phase
  • Prepare and release Bid Documents and respond to bidder questions
  • Compile bids for Client review
  • Coordinate between Client and Contractor for value engineering items
Construction Administration Phase
  • Construction observation and answer Contractor questions from the field

Design/Build Partnering

  • Partnering with Contractors to provide positive integration between design and construction to produce best solutions for our Clients, integrating process benefits
  • Include analysis during design process to gain an understanding of construction cost
  • Streamlined communication and other project processes resulting in greater efficiency
Site Planning
  • Layout site to maximize uses as directed by the Client
  • Partner and coodrdinate with Civil Engineers and Landscape Architects
  • Work with local Planning Departments to meet requirements and receive approvals

Integrating Green Building Practices

  • Stay familiar with current technology and materials for energy efficient design
  • Understand how to apply Green Building practices through practical integration to achieve the highest benefit and return on investment for Clients
Building & Lease Services
  • Field investigation of existing buildings
  • Verify lease areas and calculations
  • Production of lease documents and plans for Client use
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