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What is an Architect?

An architect is a professional who works within the construction industry and is responsible for designing and planning buildings and oversee their construction. They utilize their specialized skills in art, science, technology, and humanities to design safe and functional buildings, from residential homes to large commercial properties. Besides the aesthetic aspect, their work also involves understanding structural integrity, safety regulations, and building codes. The role extends beyond design, it includes meetings with clients, contractors, engineers, and other professionals. Their intricate hand in shaping environments makes them a vital cog in the construction industry.