EXTRAORDINARY ENVIRONMENTS by H&G
This video is fast-paced and powerful. My intention in making it was to show the breadth and creative depth of the projects we have had the privilege to work on here at Hertzler & George. But more than the projects themselves, I hope to convey the talent of the committed members of the H&G team that bring these projects to life. They are the real story.
TIPS FOR USING THE FLICKR SITE
1 - Use the groupings along the right side of the home page, i.e. “Projects,” to see pictures grouped into relevant catagories.
2 - In the Search box at the top, enter a term like “wood” to see photos that pertain to your specific search criteria.
3 - Use the “Slideshow” feature for the best viewing.
4 - Come back regularly. We are adding pictures to the site almost daily.
We are glad you are interested in working with Hertzler & George. Let me give you a brief overview of how we begin a project.
THE FIRST MEETING
Your first meeting with us will be at our office. This gives you a chance to see our operation from the inside out and to meet the members of the team, including our landscape architect, Phillip Merritt. I will walk you through our approach to a design/build project, review other projects we have done that are similar to yours, and discuss the design fees involved.
The goal of this initial meeting is to arrive at an Agreement for Preliminary Design and Budgeting. With this agreement and a retainer, we can begin working on your project.
You’re just getting started, so click the link below to read about the homework you have to do before you come ....
Design/Build, also known as SINGLE-SOURCE responsibility, is an interactive effort in which the client and all company team members—from craftsmen to foremen to crew to designer—are involved in the building process from the start and work as a single entity under contract with the owner. It can produce significant cost and resource savings by: