what we do

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From our studio in Sheffield, South Yorkshire, Whitehead and Parkin Architects can provide the full range of architects services including:

plus a range of additional services and processes that make us different; for more detail see the page on How We Work.

Our expertise in environmental design allows us to seamlessly incorporate sustainable and green design into our projects from the earliest stage rather than ‘bolting on’ solutions later. This allows you to maximise sunlight, daylighting, connections to the garden but minimise energy use and running costs from the outset.

waparchitects how we work design process

How we can help you realise your ideas

Our job is to turn your ideas and aspirations into imaginative but workable solutions – it’s what we love to do. We approach every project with the same passion, energy and design ethos, not just offering you a simplistic pre-determined solution. We apply modern design ideas to new and old buildings and whatever the size and scope of the project we constantly seek to maximise their potential. This also allows you to get the best value for your money.

When you contact us, the first thing is to establish if we are the right people to help you; we are quite happy to give you advice on alternatives if we feel these may be better for you.

There are three key questions we need to consider, but don’t worry if you don’t know the full answers to these yet:

We aim to work closely with you so that you are always in control of the process and the costs. Before commencing each stage of work, we clearly agree our fees and the scope of what we will do, and you can appoint us for all the stages of work or for whatever stages you wish.

How to get the best from working with your architect - our guide taking you through the design process can be downloaded by clicking here.

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