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Yes, you would definitely want to contact the architect and have him inspect the work to be sure that it meets the plans.
Unfortunately, it is extremely hard to sue and get full satisfaction from a builder in Texas.
Do you have a set of the plans from your architect?
You may want to consider going and talking to a local lawyer who does Civil Litigation. You can ask the architect to look it over and then if there is a discrepancy you can discuss your alternatives with the attorney and the architect. You have several choices but often if you get a lawyer involved early you can head off anything too difficult.
The lawyer can tell the architect what he will need addressed in the report in case a lawsuit is eventually necessary.
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It usually would be on the blueprints. There is no law that requires them to give you the architects name but I would think they wouldn't object to doing so.
That is the smart way to approach it.
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