Design build is a process created through necessity. The process is created with the goal of making the entire construction or remodeling process more streamlined by putting a central company in charge of the entire process. The design build process adds consistency by bring both vision and production under one roof and allows for greater value engineering of the project. Choosing a general contractor who is able to oversee the process from start to finish also makes communication more streamlined as all of the different craftsmen and designers report to the lead coordinator.
The most important member of any design build team is the home owner who approves final design, participates in the material selection process, and determines the final budget during material selection process.