Do you love putting together different colors and patterns? Deciding how to rearrange a room? Did you know that you could make a living and career out of these very things?
What do Interior Designers do?
The Bureau of Labor Statistics provides a list of the most common tasks of an interior designer including:
Searching for and biding on new projects Determining the client’s goals and requirements for the project Considering how the space will be used and how people will move through the space Sketching preliminary design plans, including electrical and partition layouts Specifying materials and furnishings, such as lighting, furniture, wall finishes, flooring, and plumbing fixtures Creating a timeline for the interior design project and estimating project costs Placing orders for materials and overseeing the installation of the design elements Overseeing construction and coordinating with general building contractors to implement the plans and specifications for the project Visiting the site after the project is complete to ensure that the client is satisfied