While I'm new to Upwork, I'm NOT new to the design world. I have been an Interior Architect Designer for over 20 years. I'm offering a DISCOUNTED Hourly rate of $55 per hour for the first 6 clients, then I'll return to my standard rates of $75 to $125 per hour for all the different services provided. I'm excited about this platform and creating a lasting relationship with clients whom I connect with through this venue! SO LET'S START DESIGNING YOUR FABULOUS DREAM PROJECT!
My experience includes full interior design services, new custom build outs, remodeling, model homes and apartments, staging, multi-family full complex renovations, clubhouses, outdoor kitchens and pergolas, and so much more. You dream it, I'll help you design it! You will receive exceptional designs with attention to the details using the newest tech from Chief Architect and AutoCAD and all of my substantial resources and vendors collected over 20 years.
WHAT YOU GET:
- Up to 2 Hours of Initial Consultation (by Zoom, Phone call, or other preferred way)
- Initial Check List for Design/Renovation Needs per room/area
- Floorplans w/ Revisions
- 3D images
- FF&E (Fixtures, Finishes, and Equipment) Lists
- If permits are required, research for your area will be done to make sure everything is to local codes.
- If exterior work, outdoor structures, and/or additions are part of the project, revisions to the Plat may be necessary for HOA/POA/Local Architectural Committees/Zoning Permitting approval.
- Full Set of Working Drawings to provide to Architect, Builder, Electrician, Plumber, Permitting, Etc.
Includes: Demo Plan, Revised Floorplan, Electrical/Plumbing Plan, RCP (reflective ceiling plan), Elevations of all relevant walls, cabinets, carpentry build-outs, etc., materials list, and 3D renderings for visual reference.
KITCHEN & BATH REMODELING/DESIGN: (In additional to the design, layouts, renderings, and elevations)
- Prepared cabinet list for ordering from your preferred Cabinet Maker
- Materials Check List for fixtures, appliances, and lighting that will be needed
- Assist you in the selecting and sourcing of colors, finishes, flooring, fabrics, furniture, art, accessories, lighting, etc.
- Create lists of required pieces per room for you to shop from
- Create furniture layout plans
- Create mood and inspiration boards
- Assist in Ordering
- Assist in Installation (on-site, travel may be required)
With extensive knowledge in building and remodeling, I have an advantage in understanding the possible issues your project may encounter and am able to offer practical design solutions.
-- PACKAGE DEALS ARE AVAILABLE FOR CAD DESIGNS -- If you are looking for quick help with a renovation/design layout with elevations and renderings instead of a full design service, See those listings.
-- WILL FREELANCE FOR ARCHITECTS, CABINET BUILDERS, DESIGNERS, AND BUILDERS - If you have more work than you can handle and need quick turnarounds for plans or working drawings, contact me for "To The Trade" rates.
SO, WHY CHOOSE ME OVER OTHER DESIGNERS?
My 20 plus years of experience in the building and remodeling industry sets me apart and gives me more understanding of all the nuances of a project.
I am a creative, out of the box, problem solver with an eye for the details and a realistic view of how materials can actually be installed.
I am budget oriented and focused on helping clients get the "Best Bang for the Buck!" Especially in this new world of materials shortages, back orders, and fluctuating costs. I have access to hundreds of vendors and suppliers to find the right materials for the job.
I am extremely responsive and enjoy having open, honest, and productive communications with all of my clients to build a trusting and lasting relationship through the whole process and beyond!
Houston, TX based, but can work remotely via all the fabulous tech that is available to us today. Travel w/in Texas and Louisiana is doable by car (within a 4 hour drive) all other travel within the US and Abroad is by plane. Expenses are paid for by the client. I've had clients in CA, NY, NJ, Long Island, Montana, Colorado, Louisiana, Tahoe, Dallas, Austin, San Antonio, Corpus Christy, Mumbai, Dubai, Doha, Abuja, and MORE!
I look forward to discussing your project and working together to Transform your Space and Enhance your Life!