Are you planning to undertake a renovation project in your home? Wondering where to start? ESPÉ answers your questions.
WHETHER IT’S A BATHROOM, KITCHEN OR A COMPLETE HOME RENOVATION, AN INTERIOR DESIGNER IS THE RIGHT PERSON TO GUIDE YOU.
Each project and each home is unique and that’s why there are so many important questions to ask.
The interior designer is creative and his goal will be to give you a functional living space.
He will be your best ally in planning your home renovation.
1. THE INTERIOR DESIGNER IS SOMEONE WHO WILL LISTEN TO THE NEEDS AND GUIDE OUR CLIENTS IN THEIR RENOVATION PROJECT.
First, at the first meeting, the interior designer will do a needs analysis for the renovation project.
He will study the space to be renovated with the clients, but also the whole house to ensure an overall harmony. This step is crucial, it will lay the foundations of the project, it will determine the important elements of those which are less important. A good preparation to this meeting will be judicious.
2. A GOOD PLANNING OF THE WORK FOR THE RENOVATIONS
The key to a renovation project is planning before the work begins.
IF YOU WANT TO ENSURE THAT THE PROJECT’S TIMELINES, COSTS AND FINISH ARE AS OPTIMIZED AS POSSIBLE, YOU MUST PLAN, PLAN, PLAN BEFORE YOU EXECUTE.
The interior designer is THE person who will make sure that this step is well done and that the clients are ready to start the home renovation.
3. CONSISTENT ARCHITECTURAL UNITY IN THE HOME
In addition to the charm and character that you wish to add to your home, with the interior designer, you must make sure that everything is done with coherence and respect of the norms in the field.
It is important to find the right balance and harmonious proportions in order to obtain the polished diamond of the house’s potential.
The interior designer will avoid mistakes that could take the client away from the vision he has in mind.
4. AN UNDERSTANDING OF THE BUILDING AND ITS COMPONENTS
The good interior designer will take into account the structure of your home.
HE WILL KNOW THE KEY ELEMENTS TO CONSIDER IN ORDER TO IMPROVE THE CURRENT STATE OF THE HOUSE TO THE EXTENT THAT IS FEASIBLE.
He will know the limits of our clients’ vision based on the reality of their home.
5. KNOWLEDGE OF MATERIALS AVAILABLE ON THE MARKET
The interior designer regularly stores for his clients. He flips through product magazines and does a lot of material research on the web.
He will know the market trends and what is available.
He will know where to find (and at the best price) what the customers are looking for and he will propose choices that will appeal to them. The materials will reflect their style and give character to their new pieces.