I often meet people who have design questions or who are looking for someone to help them resolve issues within their homes or work places.They don’t necessarily think they need or want to involve a design professional. These people wouldn’t hesitate to call a plumber or electrician, or ask advice from a pharmacist or dietitian. So what make it so hard to employ the services of a designer? It may be they have misconceptions that an Interior Designer will be too expensive or will force designs on them they don’t want. They may fear a designer will make their home not their own or will take over the project and stamp their “Look” on it.
Let me reassure you, that is not what I am about! I believe a good designer listens to your requirements, takes into account your style and needs and will work to understand your situation. By doing this I ensure that ;
I have the knowledge and experience to guide you through the processes involved in designing, renovating and creating better spaces for living.
Some people have a gift for putting together rooms in a way that is pleasing to the eye, as well as functional. However, most people struggle with this! What seems so easy can be difficult to make happen. Interior designers have extensive training that accompanies an interior design degree. When I start planning a room, I always base it on 4 principles of design:
An independent, objective voice at a time of change can be invaluable. With a blend of creativity and practical advice I’ll help you find a way to make your space work beautifully for you. Even if you’re not moving I can help you find ways to accommodate a new need in your existing home or to refresh and refine your space.
I have 30 years experience as an Interior Designer and I give gentle, practical advice. I don’t have any hidden agendas and I don’t try and sell you anything. You are simply investing in my expertise and time as I offer you solutions for whatever your budget and Design Dilemmas are!
My favourite moment, every time, is our first cup of tea together in your new space. That’s the moment when you finally sit down, look around you at what we’ve accomplished together and realise you’re going to love being here…
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