Popular in Course
verified elite notetaker
Popular in Business
This 1 page Document was uploaded by an elite notetaker on Friday December 18, 2015. The Document belongs to a course at a university taught by a professor in Fall. Since its upload, it has received 8 views.
Reviews for Interior-Design-Services
Report this Material
What is Karma?
Karma is the currency of StudySoup.
Date Created: 12/18/15
Making a Choice on Interior Design Services Making a choice on an interior decorator is a crucial decision. It does not matter if you are planning on redecorating your home or your office as either way, you will be spending a significant amount of time in the space that is being redesigned. This means you will have to find someone that will be able to reflect your personal style in the project as well as make the space functional. There are several things that you should keep in mind when making a choice on interior design services. 1. Experience: The proper expertise is vital when it comes to interior decorating. When you are looking for an interior designer, the first thing that you should establish is whether or not they have the project-specific experience. This means that they should have done work similar to your project for quite a number of times. In addition to this, you should find out their track record. Someone may have the experience but may be churning out bad work time and time again. You should also check if they are licensed. In most of the states, a working interior decorator has to be licensed. If your state does not require this, check if the designer is certified in any way. This makes them more legitimate. Lastly, do not overlook the power of word of mouth recommendations. This is a sure way of finding out from the horse’s mouth if the designer you are contemplating is really worth their salt. 2. Portfolio: Experience is not the only thing that you should consider when it comes to picking out interior design services. The portfolio of the various designers that you are contemplating is equally important. The portfolio will give you a glimpse of the caliber of work that the designer has done. You could also ask to see past work that is similar to the project that you would want them to undertake. This will give you an idea of how your interior design project will turn out. You should also ask the designer if you can have the opportunity to visit one of the sites that they have worked on. Keep in mind that not all prior clients may be wiling for you to walk through their homes or offices looking at the designer’s work. However, if you do find someone that is willing, you should go ahead and take a tour as this will give you an idea of what is to come. Reviewed websites: http://lightandspace.co.uk/ http://www.bespokeinteriordesign.com/ http://www.casaforma.co.uk/ http://www.yoo.com/de11_yoo-Design-Studio