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Chartered Practice Architects: Warren Hagues – Making Space

Warren Hagues Architect Warren Hagues recommends striking a balance between storage space and living areas When you are planning significant home extension and refurbishment work, careful consideration should always be given to the most efficient ways in which to create storage space without it affecting how you live. It’s particularly essential to achieve a realistic […]

Chartered Practice Architects: Designed to Last

Warren Hagues Architect Warren Hagues discusses the importance of designing homes that work now and in the future When designing new housing it’s important to keep in mind the ‘Lifetime Homes Standard’. Put simply, this is a set of 16 key criteria that provide a practical model for making homes adaptable and accessible in the […]

Architect Warren Hagues: Why it’s vital to consider how we use indoor space

Interior architecture forms a large portion of our design remit, especially when it comes to private residential projects. While the external appearance of a project is an important consideration during the design process, it is the way in which the users of the building interact with the interior space that is a vital factor. Taking […]

Chartered Practice Architects: Warren Hagues – ‘We’d like to be in by Christmas’

One phrase that residential architects sometimes hear is; ‘We’d like to be in by Christmas’, or another such occasion. There’s a lot of work to be completed before the building works can begin, including: surveys, developing the brief and design, planning approvals, building regulations compliance, Party Wall Agreements and tender returns etc. Your architect will […]

Chartered Practice Architects: Warren Hagues – How to approach a client’s brief

Q: How do you approach a client’s brief? Part of the original brief for one project was to build a front porch. The clients envisaged a brick and glass enclosure with a glazed roof. As space was limited to four square metres I asked if the reason for the porch was to keep the heat […]

Chartered Practice Architects: Warren Hagues

Warren Hagues – Chartered Practice Architects ‘Architects are trained to consider a project holistically’ Q. I see a lot of building work to people’s homes at the moment. What value does an architect bring to this type of project? Some people think that an architect’s job is either in the capacity of a designer or […]

Chartered Practice Architects – Warren Hagues: ‘Our job is to help clients explore potential and make informed decisions’

Q. Who are your clients? Local home owners, landlords and people who inherit property. We’ve done work at schools and work for developers, as well as residential, refurbishments, new builds and working on listed buildings or in conservation areas. We also do commercial work. Our job is to help clients explore potential and make informed […]

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