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History of the Master Builder & Why it Is Still the Way we Build Today

June 8th, 2022

By Francisca Alonso

2 min read

Modern Style Custom Home on a Hill by AV Architects and Builders in McLean Northern Virginia

The history of the master builder dates back to ancient times. In ancient Greece and Rome, master builders were responsible for constructing temples and other public buildings. In the Middle Ages, master builders were responsible for constructing castles and other fortifications. In the Renaissance, master builders were responsible for designing and constructing palaces and other grand buildings.

Not much has changed. Today, a Master Builder is a professional who oversees the entire construction process from start to finish. This includes working with an architect to design your home, getting all the necessary permits, and coordinating the construction itself.

One of the benefits of working with a Master Builder is that they can provide an Architect Led Process. This means that they will work closely with an architect throughout the design and construction process to ensure that your home is exactly what you envisioned.

Additionally, Master Builders have extensive experience in all aspects of construction. This allows them to coordinate the different trades and ensure that your home is built to the highest quality standards.

An Architect-Led design-build process is the best way to ensure that your home is designed and built to meet your specific needs and desires. By working with a team of experts from the beginning, you can be confident that every detail of your home will be taken care of. The benefits of working with a Master Builder don’t stop there. Because they have a deep understanding of both architecture and construction, they are also able to manage the entire project from start to finish. This means that you can relax and enjoy the process, knowing that everything is being taken care of by professionals.

Partnering with AV Architects + Builders

When it comes to building your dream home, partnering with AV Architects + Builders will provide you with a full service, end-to-end solution. As Master Builders, we are with you every step of the way, at your side from the beginning to help you create a custom home that meets all of your needs, wants and desires.

We consider everything from the layout of your land to the climate in your area to ensure that your home is designed and built to withstand the elements. And, because we are a one-stop shop, we provide you with a turnkey solution that includes everything from permits and construction to furnishing and decorating.

Our Full-Service Architecture client’s partner with us for comprehensive design and permit document production. We guide you through the complete design process, provide construction administration services to ensure your vision is carried out during construction, and partner with you from start to finish.

Our Full-Service Architect-Led Design-Build provides a single point of responsibility for our clients throughout the entire project. In addition to the comprehensive architectural design services, our team manages all aspects of pre-construction and construction. This integrated approach offers many benefits and efficiencies such as a streamlined design process, a more predictable budget, and accelerated scheduling.

So, if you’re looking for a Master Builder who can help you make your dream home a reality, look no further than AV Architects + Builders.





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