Building Design is about applying architectural,
engineering and technology developments to the design of buildings. This
discipline is largely concerned with the residential design, both
single and multi-family, agricultural buildings, and decorative facades
for larger buildings, and commercial structures.
The practitioners of building design are mostly architects and
structural engineers. As part of planning, designing, and construction
of buildings, they create initial and schematic designs of interior and
exterior layouts, complete working drawings and specifications that will
comply with all applicable building codes and regulations, select
materials to be used, identify contractors and oversee construction by
conducting on-site inspections.
Working closely with clients, the building designers resolve the
formers' requirements into a set of instructions for the construction a