It is the little details, the understanding of how in the practical sense, plans on paper relate to the practicality on site. It is working with a broader team to mitigate potential problems, as well as ensuring materials and labour are maximized and minimizing wastage on site.
It is having a though understanding of construction costs from the start of the project. It is ensuring there is a seamless connection between spaces based on how clients live in a space. It is the integration of design features that seamlessly blend form with function. However it is also listening, ensuring the home is what the client wants, because although you want to inspire clients you still have to have ability to be completely flexible. This means having the ability to design any style of home without pushing a your own particular ‘style’ on the client.