Conceptual Design

  • Esthetic review to understand the Client’s likes and desires
  • Establish the lifestyle or professional necessities of the space
  • Space planning to study and review initial design options
  • Initial material, finish and furniture selections
  • 3-Dimensional renderings by hand or computer-generated
  • Initial cost analysis of the design concept with a contractor

Design Work / Construction Drawings

  • Construction plans
  • Lighting plans
  • Finish plans and finish schedule of all approved materials
  • All interior and exterior elevations
  • Millwork drawings including custom-designed woodwork, cabinetry, built-in furniture, banisters, paneling, etc.
  • All required construction details
  • Site plans as required by City/County office
  • Title 24 plan coordination

Furniture And Finishes

  • Selection of construction finishes including tile, stone, hardwood, paint, wallcovering, etc., necessary for construction
  • Furniture plans incorporating existing and new furniture
  • Shopping with the Client
  • Selection of all decorative finishes including wall coverings, paint and faux finishes, window treatments, flooring, light fixtures, accessories, artwork, etc.
  • Design custom pieces appropriate for the space
  • Appliance selections
  • Plumbing selections
  • Lighting both functional and decorative
  • Art selections

Budgeting

  • Budgeting of all decorative materials to be used on the project
  • Budgeting of all furniture, lighting, finishes, etc.
  • Contractor(s) bid review with the Client
  • Bid negotiation on the Client’s behalf
  • Extensive ability in “phasing” projects to adapt to budget requirements

Project Management

  • Plan coordination with the Client’s architect, if necessary
  • Plan coordination with a structural engineer, if necessary
  • Work with landscape designers, as necessary, on design, plantings, exterior lighting, etc.

Purchasing

Creative Interiors offers full service purchasing providing preferred prices compared to full-retail vendors.  Because we have produced the work on the entire project, this guarantees that we maintain quality control of our clients’ projects from start to finish