Choosing an Architect over a Home Designer or Builder

1/5/2017 I was asked again today to explain why a potential client should pay an Architect higher fees and use an Architect over a home "Designer or "Builder". I like to use the analogy of things that we buy every day to describe my services compared to a “Designer” or “Builder” produced home design. It's like buying a coat from Walmart vs. a brand retailer like Nordstrom. Or it's like contemplating purchasing a Ford vs. an Infiniti or Lexus. Both scenarios can provide you wh