Why choose an IDS Designer?
Your door may open on a loft in the center of the city or a cottage in the country… but whatever your lifestyle, the expertise of a residential interior designer will make your space work beautifully for you! Membership in The Interior Design Society is based on the highest standards of education, experience and appropriate testing. Membership attests to demonstrated expertise and commitment to excellence and the professional ability to open the door to a home that works beautifully for you.
Here Are The Answers To Some Frequently Asked Questions:
Because you want an inviting home where you can relax in comfort and entertain in style.. a place which reflects your own personal tastes and lifestyle. We've dedicated our professional careers to helping people create that special look. We can plan your space, help you coordinate colors and select wall coverings, fabrics, carpeting, furniture, window treatments, lighting and accessories. By enlisting the help of a professional, you will not only save countless hours of shopping, but also the worry and uncertainty about your decisions.
Because they are specialists in residential interior design. The home is their professional focus. IDS designers' training and experience is devoted to making interior spaces work for the people who live there.
By the symbol at the top of this page. The distinctive IDS logo identifies specialists who practice residential interior design. You will see the emblem displayed by major home furnishings stores, leading design studios and on the business cards of qualified individual designers.
It depends on the availability of the furniture and other appointments selected. Completion can take place quickly when you select in-stock merchandise. Custom options that require ordering furniture and fabrics from manufacturers and mills take longer. Your residential design specialist will make every effort to schedule job progress to meet your requirements. It is wise to allow sufficient time for your decorating project so you won't be disappointed when merchandise may have to be back ordered from the manufacturer and is delayed.
Indeed not. Your home will reflect your style and preferences. Your IDS residential specialist will work with you to achieve the look you want. But, your designer has the professional skills to bring your tastes together in the most attractive, tasteful way. Your IDS designer also is trained to make the most of available spaces and to create the traffic patterns and furniture arrangements that make daily living functional, safe, comfortable and easy.
Whether you are single and decorating an apartment for one, a couple buying a first home, or a parent seeking to create a secure environment for your family, the skills and experience of a residential interior designer will help you achieve your goals in an efficient and economical manner.
Even before you begin selecting furniture, fabrics and colors, your IDS designer will get to know you, your tastes and your budget. Your designer will spend time talking with you about your lifestyle, so that your home will be an exact fit for you and the way you live.
No problem. Your IDS residential design specialist is happy to work with you whether you are refurbishing a foyer or furnishing a spacious new home. An IDS residential interior designer is dedicated to solving your decorating problems. If your budget is limited, your IDS professional will work out a long term plan to achieve your design objectives. For instance, you might choose to work on a room-by-room basis, completing one room first and then moving on to others at a later time.
Yes, and you'll probably find that you will save money by working with a design professional. First, your time is truly valuable and a designer eliminates the need for you to search for the right furniture, carpeting, wall coverings and accessories. Second, mistakes can be costly. You eliminate this risk by working with a trained professional. Fees for interior design services vary. Normally, there is a fee for consultation time.
Complete client satisfaction is the objective of every IDS residential interior design specialist. From the initial conversation to assess your needs until the last accessory is placed on your coffee table, your designer is with you every step of the way to create a beautiful and very livable home.