Detail Design Solutions architectural design in Edinburgh, are a small team of dedicated Architectural Technologists with over 25 years of industry experience.

Founded in 2011, our strong technical expertise and in-depth knowledge of  building regulations gives us a unique edge when it comes to assisting our clients to find technical solutions to their design issues. Supporting architectural design in Edinburgh and across the U.K, we have assisted clients with a range of commercial, social and domestic projects, valuing more than £8 million.

As a team we have:
  • Accreditations for Section 6, Health and Safety
  • Expertise in large and small-scale commercial, residential and social projects
  • Experience carrying out audits, feasibility studies and reports
  • Training and multiple years’ experience in Autocad and Revit; the BIM process.

Architectural Design Services we offer

Design consultation from conception through to handover
  • obtaining building warrants, planning permissions and preparing construction information
Technical consultancy to other architectural practices
  • Using our technical expertise to support designs to become a reality
  • Assistance using Revit, 3-D modelling, AutoCAD, the BIM process and in obtaining Section-6 Certificates.
Support for Housing Associations
  • Community development work and sustainability is at the heart of our ethos and we are proud to have been involved with projects that have made improvements for local communities as well as improving the energy efficiency of buildings. We have assisted our housing association clients by supporting the renovation of buildings to be used for social housing; and carrying out feasibility studies and reports and access audits.
The BIM Process
  • As a practice we have invested heavily in moving from a CAD to a BIM workflow. We have currently undertaken projects with a value totalling £1.1m using a BIM level 1 process.
  • We firmly believe that BIM is the future of building design providing a greater degree of control over the design process and providing better coordination and cost savings.
Image of table and chairs from Scotland Street domestic property
Interior seating of the Chop House Restaurant, displaying an example of Commercial Architectural Design in Edinburgh.
Image displaying Domestic Architectural design of a luxury bedroom interior
Wide angle image of outdoor accessible holiday home
Image of proposed housing property created with BIM software

We have worked with a range of clients including Anglian Home Improvements, Castle Rock Edinvar, Chambers McMillan Architects, Four By Two Interior Design, Icosis Architects, Chop House Bar and Restaurant, Margaret BlackWood Housing Association, Ajenta, The Compass Group.

See our Projects for examples of our past work.

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