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THE PROCESS

No matter how you have arrived at being in need of a designer, it certainly helps to gain insight on the interior design process, how it works, and what you can expect along the way.

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What It's Like To Hire an Interior Design Firm

OUR DESIGN PROCESS

Step 1

INITIAL CONSULTATION + DISCOVERY

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Site visit for walk through & discuss scope of work

Determine goals for the project and client needs

Discuss client's vision for the space - Likes/Dislikes

Establish a timeline

CONSULTATION + DISCOVERY FEE - $450

Step 2

DESIGN

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Preliminary design intention and direction

Preliminary space planning, measurement, cad work if needed

Create inspiration boards, visualize palate for the space, materials and finishes.

Create and develop mood boards to present ideas, layouts & furnishings to present to client for feedback

Step 3

DRAFT

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Present furnishings, accents and decor via Design Files for client approval

Create required renderings if necessary for the project. (additional cost)

Finalize furnishings and purhases

Present final mood board of completed space to client

Design & Draft - 10 - 15 hours per room dependent on size and depth of scope

Step 4

PURCHASING

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Source & purchase furnishings, accents and decor

Track orders and communicate any changes to client and continue to source

Create and enter purchased items into budget document

Save and upload receipts for project

Step 5

INSTALLATION

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Arrangement and organization of furniture delivery

Onsite supervision of installation

Install furnishings, set up of room and accessories

Full inclusive, turn key service

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