I think the question that you should be asking yourself is - can I afford to NOT hire an interior designer?
Of course I am going to have a slight bias when it comes to this topic, but it's because I am so passionate about being an interior designer (and let's be real, it's also how I pay the bills!), but I do truely believe that there is so much value and benefit to hiring professionals when it comes to designing your home or business interiors.
The problem I have come across in most cases is that a lot of people are under the impression that it is really expensive to hire an interior designer, and it's challenging to help people change that mindset and see the value of a designer without them going through the experience of using one first hand. I mean don't get me wrong, hiring an interior designer or architect can absolutely get expensive, so in some cases it genuinely is not financially feasible to hire professional designers at all. It all comes down to being realistic about the budget that you have to spend on your project, and weighing up the advantages of hiring an interior designer (and most likely achieving a better final outcome) against the budget that you have available. Read More