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Working With Pros: When to Choose Full Design Services
Whether you want a single room or a whole house done, the maximum service level means the least work for you
"single room or a whole house done, the maximum service level means the least work... decorators and interior designers work with clients: full design services, design plans and... about what interior designers do — and what they cost — prevent people from seeking guidance... and design consultations. Because there’s a lot to go over, let’s take a look at each... full service designer. Our designer is part of our process of design build. We..."
Working With Pros: When a Design Plan Is Right for You
Don’t want full service but could use some direction on room layout, furnishings and colors? Look to a designer for a plan
"want full service but could use some direction on room layout, furnishings and colors... Look to a designer for a plan... of full design services in redesigning a home. Many homeowners, though, want to be... prepare a design plan. Here’s what to know.... to full service interior design. I do full service interior design, but I also offer... probably most interior designers offer the same 3 levels of design services. Good job!..."
Meet the Winner of Our Dream Living Room Sweepstakes
With expert design services and $20,000 worth of Design Within Reach furniture, our contest winner is sitting pretty
"expert design services and $20,000 worth of Design Within Reach furniture, our contest... living room revamp in the Design Within Reach Dream Living Room Sweepstakes, and we... furniture from Design Within Reach. Pucul has been working with interior designer Ani Semerjian... who won design services valued at $20,000 from a top Houzz professional and $20,000... and Design Within Reach partnered up in spring 2012 to give away the ultimate living..."
California Law: License to Practice Interior Design?
A proposed bill that would require a license to practice interior design in California has Houzzers talking. Where do you stand?
"practice interior design in California has Houzzers talking. Where do you stand?... herself an interior designer. However, to use the title "Certified Interior Designer,"... "registered interior design." *To be eligible, one would need to obtain an interior design... fee for services. *Registered interior designers would be limited to working on small... about interior design services hasn't been proven to necessitate industry-wide licensing;..."
Inside Houzz: An Interior Design Match Made Right Here
See a redesign that started on Houzz — and learn how to find your own designer, architect or other home pro on the site
"your own designer, architect or other home pro on the site... profiles of interior designers in her area on Houzz. That's when she found Kayron Brewer... dining room, powder room and master bath as well. “Pretty much the whole first floor... needed a designer to help them remodel, they didn't have a network of friends or resources... hired the designer before she and Patrick even closed on the house. As is so often the..."
Working With Pros: When You Just Need a Little Design Guidance
Save money and enjoy DIY satisfaction with a design consultation for the big picture or specific details
"with a design consultation for the big picture or specific details... with an interior designer. We recently looked at full design services and requesting... requesting design plans as options, but sometimes those are far more than you need. If you’re... track, a design consultation might be ideal for you.... full interior design service to clients making purchases from us. Our design staff... accredited interior designers. Good article! Engaging a designer for advise and direction..."
How to Work With an Interior Designer
Interior designers do much more than make a home pretty — they turn it into a harmonious haven that's uniquely yours
"Interior designers do much more than make a home pretty — they turn it into a harmonious... hiring an interior designer, they zero in on aesthetics: wall colors, window treatments... what a designer can add to a home. These pros go beyond cosmetic concerns to ensure... Society of Interior Designers (ASID) and International Interior Design Association (IIDA)... And, her services did not break the bank. As an interior designer... let me add..."
Sales Secrets for Interior Designers
Pro to pro: Learn 3 proven techniques to please clients and increase revenues, developed by a designer with 40 years of success
"developed by a designer with 40 years of success... career in interior design: three as sole proprietor of my own successful design studio... We are interior designers. Sorry, folks, we are salespeople — except instead of selling... about interior design?” That’s an excellent question, so let me share my credentials... top-selling interior designer in the world for a major American furniture retailer. How..."
8 Things Interior Designers Want You to Know
Get the scoop on certifications, project scope, working from afar and more, from 2 Best of Houzz designers
"hiring an interior designer? Wondering if hiring a designer is right for you, or just... Houzz interior designers, Kate O’Hara of Martha O’Hara Interiors and Andrea Schumacher... Schumacher Interiors, to share their insights. What do interior designers do? The popular... states, interior designers have design degrees and are also certified to offer additional... of an interior designer toting around fabric swatches and paint samples covers only..."
3 Reasons You Might Want a Designer's Help
See how a designer can turn your decorating and remodeling visions into reality, and how to collaborate best for a positive experience
"how a designer can turn your decorating and remodeling visions into reality, and... on. Interior design today is all about creative collaboration. Gone are the days... with a designer. In fact, working with the right professional can actually save you... great designers who are happy to work with people on an affordable, per-project basis... days of designers sweeping in and enforcing their aesthetic on everyone at any cost..."
5 Qualities of a Happy Designer-Client Relationship
Cultivate trust, flexibility and more during a design project, and it could be the beginning of a beautiful alliance
"during a design project, and it could be the beginning of a beautiful alliance... about designers and decorators — that we're all bossy people who roll into your lives... together a design plan, slap on a hefty fee and then steamroll through your house executing... tips, design ideas and trend information from our own very clients. Some have... changed my design business. Here we'll discuss the qualities that can make for a great..."
12 Questions Your Interior Designer Should Ask You
The best decorators aren’t dictators — and they’re not mind readers either. To understand your tastes, they need this essential info
"or an interior designer. What do you do next, other than anxiously chew your nails... nails? Designers are almost like psychiatrists, because they get to know some pretty... that any designer should discuss with you. And even if that doesn’t happen, this is... younger designers who think that 5 colors and ten different designs in a room is "calming"... plan and rooms specs customized to your design style. Or consider going to a design..."
8 Qualities of Great Interior Design
We identify some elusive attributes of excellent interiors to get you past "I know it when I see it"
"excellent interiors to get you past "I know it when I see it"... art, interior design speaks to each of us differently. For me great design comes... style, interior design should have a personality. Take a look at the brilliantly designed... great design is about simplicity, clean lines and modern furniture. Regardless... designed spaces here and the qualities that make them so excellent. Maybe they'll... very dark room- wrong. Pct#2 - too crowded with furniture room for 8-10 people or too..."
Special Report: Interior Design News From Cologne
"100,000 design fans from around the world who descended on Cologne, Germany for the... furniture and design trade show. IMM is a massive show, much larger and better organized... -based design bloggers brought to IMM by Blanco, a German sink and faucet manufacturer... into your design? If you're a member of Houzz's international community, are any of these... a tea service and became a decorating icon. Living rooms don't look dressed without..."
Reflect Nature's Lines for Inspired Interior Design
Nature may be the ultimate designer — just follow its lead on forms and lines for rooms that effortlessly grow in beauty
"ultimate designer — just follow its lead on forms and lines for rooms that effortlessly... in the design of your living room or bedroom? Take a moment today to be inspired... see how designers already have used reflections of everyday plants in their rooms.... executed design is the difference between a place to live and a home. Beautiful ideas... geometrical design of the chairs. Notice how the collection of red dogwood twigs in this..."