Once construction starts, Thomas Duke Architect, PA continues to look out for your best interests through construction administration services. This helps verify that the project is being built according to the plans and specifications and that you are getting what you are paying for. This starts with a careful review of contractor submitted shop drawings to ensure materials and finishes are correct and continues with periodic site inspections to observe construction progress. Field reports and payment application requests are reviewed and approved prior to funds being released to the contractor. Substantial completion and final punchlists are generated, ensuring all items are completed as specified prior to final payment.