Words of Wisdom
Here are the top ten phrases and sayings which I use
Architects get themselves in to problems when they try to be too helpful.
Fail to plan, plan to fail.
Cost must inform design.
Less is more – in correspondence and negotiations.
Designers think, contractors do.
Every project in the Office should have a Job Captain.
Over ambitious design, no one understood each other and the contractor walked off the job – Tower of Babylon.
Contractors work on tiny margins.
Keep contractors properly instructed at all times.
The building contract is a script.