General Queries

How does Pitch Your Concepts work?

Simply post your project requirements, receive proposals, meet, and decide the best design professional to work with. Once your project is online, architects and designers across the UK can send their proposals to you. 

Are there any fees to use Pitch Your Concepts?

No, it is free. Create an account and you will be able to post your project online. All professional fees are determined between you and the architect / designer, we do not receive any commissions from projects.

Project Brief - Information required 

List down all your requirements for the project. Pictures and drawings are usually helpful. If this is your first project or just require some help, please contact us at info@pitchyourconcepts.com and we'll be happy to assist you in developing your project brief. 

Will my project be publicly viewable?

Project titles and summaries are publicly viewable. Full project details can only be viewed by architects and designers who are registered with Pitch Your Concepts.

Awarding a project on Pitch Your Concepts

Award a project to a design professional to further discuss your project in-person. You will receive the contact information of the design professional upon awarding a project. In the unlikely circumstance where you are unsatisfied with the further discussions you have had with the awarded design professional, you may award the project to another design professional or extend the project's deadline.

What to expect after you have a chosen an architect or designer?

Your contact details will be released to the winning design professional, and vice versa. The winning design professional will contact you to set up a meeting to discuss your project in person.

Can I contact an architect or designer directly?

If you come across an architect or designer's profile that matches your requirements, click on "Are You Interested In This Job?" to alert the professional about your project. 

Architect versus Designer                                

In the United Kingdom, an architect is registered with the Architects Registration Board (ARB). This means the professional who you are working with is a fully qualified professional. We regularly check the validity of all the architects on Pitch Your Concepts. Depending on your project requirements and scope of works, you may decide to work with an interior designer.

 

Design Professionals - Architects & Interior Designers

What level of experience is required to join Pitch Your Concepts?

We welcome architects and interior designers of all experience to join our platform. If you have received Architects Registration Board (ARB) status, please indicate this within your profile for us to verify this information.  

Are there any fees to use Pitch Your Concepts?

It is free to sign up and pitch for one project every month. If you would like to pitch for a second or more project, there is a small administration fee. Upon award of a project, the professional fee is determined between yourself and the property owner. We do not receive any commissions from projects. 

How much work should I deliver within a pitch?

There are no fixed requirements on your pitch submissions. You should respond to any property owner's brief as you would typically do in real life after hearing about the project for the first time. 

Termination of Monthly Recurring Payment

You may subscribe to a recurring subscription plan for regular additional pitches per month. The payment will be collected on the first day of sign up and recurring monthly. Termination of subscription requires a 30 days notice period.                         

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