Residential & Commercial Architecture Services I am a member of ARB and RIBA. I am fully qualified architect. I am working in this provisional nearly 29 years. I use to design all buildings for new residential areas, big residential and commercial buildings.


  1. Architecture
  2. CAD/Drawings

About Designex

Design-Ex Architectural Services Ltd was set up by Dr Alaa Al-Sohaini with good background experience in the field, Chartered Member of the RIBA, Member of the ARB, Member of BAA and he also has 30 years of experience within architectural services.
He has worked as an architect assistant for 6 years for Architects practice in Birmingham where he built most of his key UK experiences, working on varies sized projects and sectors whilst carrying out work for himself.
Design-Ex are experienced architectural practice in a wide range of projects and every project is run by an experienced fully qualified architect.
Our fees are also competitive so not only are you getting a great service but you are getting it from fully qualified architects.
Design-Ex provide a full range of services tailored to your needs from; consultation, drawings and elevations for planning approval and/or building control, submitting planning applications, structural advice and structural drawings and calculations.
Design-Ex use CAD system to design all our projects in 2D/3D ensuring quality drawings, to bring your vision to life and can be produced cost effectively. Working together with other building professionals, including; structural engineers, builders and interior designers, we tend to provide the best building design solution at a cost effective price.
We offer architectural design services such as:
Pre-Planning Advice.
Planning permission application submission and management
Building regulations applications submission and management
Lawful development certificates submission and management
Retrospective Planning Permission submission and management
On site meetings to meet you in person and agree the design brief
We carry out our own site and building surveys
Single and multi storey extensions
Loft and garage conversion specialists
Interior renovations
Conservation Area applications
Garden room and orangery design specialists
Detailed construction drawings and specifications
Structural calculations and reports.
Commercial and Retail design.
New Build.
Listed buildings.
All aspects of architecture.
Additional services also provided - project tendering & project management dependent on size of the project and client involvement.
We prepare and submit all relevant documentation for the local authority approval which include prior notice applications, planning or conservation applications and building control applications. The job is overseen from concept to build complete.
Design-Ex can arrange for quotations from trusted builders they use, should the client require recommendations


PHD in Architecture (Dr Arch) (Technical University of Lodz )
Master in Architecture (M Arch) (Technical University of Lodz )
Bsc Hons (Technical University of Baghdad)
Fully qualified architect, member of ARB and RIBA.


Professional Indemnity Insurance

Limit of indemnity: £250,000.00
Valid until: 3rd Jan 2021

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