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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;..."
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..."
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..."
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... Great Interior Decorating" not design - big difference. Love the yellow and black..."
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... 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... awesome design and designer!! I'm most impressed with the kitchen layout...it's all..."
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... furniture and interior design. Lizaveta: A lot of those covers were removable and washable..."
Guest Picks: Coffee Service
Guest Picks: Oven-to-Table Food Service
Serving food in the same dish it was cooked in means more time with guests and less time cleaning up
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... 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... in the Design Within Reach Dream Living Room Sweepstakes, and we have a winner! C..."
Houzz Tour: An Eichler Remodel Spawns a Design Career
"interior design company, Urbanism Designs. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here: Pamela Lin... a home designed by well-known California developer Joseph Eichler. Seeing the open-sky... natural designer. A full-time project manager for Google at the time, she reached out... decided to design the whole house herself, reimagining the kitchen and bathrooms and choosing... procured her services as well. With such demand, Lin decided to start her own interior..."
Design Mystery: Why Do Pineapples Sprout Up in Home Design?
Early Americans were bananas about pineapples — and we’re still reaping the benefits of the sweet fruit’s symbolism today
"pineapple designs. I thought the design was popular because it was easy, but now I know... everywhere in interior design, because everyone loves pineapples. Who doesn't love pineapples... pineapple in design; to me it looked like its shape would randomly appear here and there... these design elements more now that I know the history. I've known that the pineapple... indigenous design elements including the pineapple, the fern leaf, palm trees, etc. that..."
5 Things LEED Interior Designers Want You to Know
LEED means healthier homes — OK, maybe you got that. But some of these facts about the accredited designers may surprise you
"is LEED interior designers. We spoke with Philadelphia-area interior designer and... Down2Earth Interior Design, and two pros from San Francisco Bay Area's Niche Interiors:... Interiors: interior designer and certified green building professional Jennifer Jones, and... Environmental Design, is a program developed by the U.S. Green Building Council that provides... junior designer and LEED AP Lynn Trinh. Here are 5 explanations about what they do..."
Create Enviable Interiors With Green Design Schemes
Borrow from nature's playbook for your interior decorating with the color thought to boost balance and youthfulness
"for your interior decorating with the color thought to boost balance and youthfulness... color for interiors, as we are comfortable with it from seeing it around us in nature... :) I designed my new office around two carpet remnants, and have gotten so many... tie the interior to the backdrop of the garden beyond and is a welcome splash of color... green-colored interior is not for you, consider putting those green thumbs to work. Bring..."
Design for All: Smart Interiors for All Members of the Home
"universal design is simply good design. The term "visitability" is new on the universal... visitable design can be easily incorporated using simple designer tricks and the appropriate... universal design front. This means that a home accommodates everyone and encourages all... universal design and visitability - as an individual with a disability, it's great to... these design choices as we age will make our home a more comfortable place to be..."
What Chihuahuas Can Teach Us About Interior Design
"fount of design tips? Houzzers did... source for interior design tips. Perhaps it's because these dogs can be so versatile in... choice of design details. My three chihuahuas...small, smaller, and tiny. A good reminder... great design element, too! This one from Ikea. My four pounder, Felix, has taught... animals and design and not rely on the cute factor to carry the article. Well done! Cheeky... whatsoever to design, I just wanted to share this picture. :) It looks like someone ought..."