Friday, May 2, 2014
What does an Interior Decorator offer - part 2
How do Interior Decorators create that perfect space?
There are many variables involved to creating the perfect space - from the correct use of colour, textures, lighting to space planning and creative furniture placement,. Many things have to come together in order to maximize rooms to their best potential.
Colour and lighting; whether natural or artificial can impact on how we feel in a space. By using cool or warm hues we create a feeling for a room. A variety of textures add interest and depth to the space. There is no right or wrong opinion about neutrals vs. colour; it’s all a matter of applying the colour in an appropriate manner.
Interior Decorators are able to create fabulous designs while offering a functional space. Great design is only great if it is functional. A decorator can create that polished look through attention to details, creative lighting, custom millwork and window treatments.
An Interior Decorator creates innovative designs by manipulating the scale of furnishings and prioritizing features for both function and style, especially in small spaces. A decorator can transform your space into the dream you have always envisioned. A decorator can take your ideas, make suggestions and in the end pull it all together and transform the vision into a perfect space.
An Interior Decorator can offer a full range of residential design options such as Color Consultations, Space Planning, Furniture Selection, Custom Draperies, Soft Furnishings, Flooring, Wall Coverings, Kitchen and Bath Planning, New home specifications and preparing the home for Resale, as well as Selection of Artwork and Accessories. An Interior Decorator can assist in the Refreshing of a room by Re-purposing and Repositioning pieces to create a new look.
There is great deal of flexibility when working with an Interior Decorator.
A decorator will work with you to develop a decorating plan and establish a realistic budget. Any project can be broken down into manageable pieces to be completed at a later date.
Ultimately an Interior Decorator’s job is to create a personal and livable space and add the icing to the cake.