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How to select home finishes for your home design.  How to organize your and document the selections. You are in luck! This is where I have made programs to make the process easier. I’ve got a system to help this whole process. First download these free worksheets so that you can organize your selections by […]

How to Select Finishes for a New Home and Organize the Selections

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Design Appy is an Interior Design program for home design and it improves the client experience.  Design Appy is a visualizer, a tile drawing program for elevations, and  specification format for Interior Designers, decorators, builders, and tile showrooms. 7  Problems Clients Experience during the Home Design Process:   The person building a new home is different today […]

7 Problems Clients Experience during the Home Design Process

What are the Alternatives for CAD for Home design? Design require accurate drawing tools that can scale for large spaces. It’s amazing that there are programs out there that are able to make such accurate and large drawings. These programs are called Computer Aided Drafting or shortened is CAD. These drafting programs can take a […]

Alternative Drafting Software for Home Design

Instagram can be a great marketing tool for you. But before you find yourself freaking out over stagnated growth, understand there is a strategy and plan to  instagram growth for Interior Design. As a design company what is your goal? When you consider what your pillars of content will be you should first determine what […]

Grow your Instagram with a plan in 2022

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How TikTok Influences the Future of Social Media for Interior Designers  TikTok Influences the Future of Instagram Just like trying to fit your whole skin care regimen in a Tsa Approved ziplock bag. Interior Designers will need to be agile when it comes to their social media presence and the influences of what the future […]

TikTok for Interior Designers

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Awards for Interior Designers: ASID IIDA KBDN NARI HBA Most designers invest time and money into design awards under the category of design excellence.    Looking back at these opportunities I realize that it is best to prioritize and apply for the correct awards. Design awards can tie up a publishable project that could be […]

How to get published as an interior designer

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Have you wondered how the Americana Design families have created a phenomenon of Interior Design?  Is it unique or was it properly placed in the trajectories of Studio McGee and Fixer Upper.  If you swing in Waco and attend the home decor amusement park known as magnolia home you will learn a lot about their […]

Design Phenomenon Studio McGee and Fixer Upper

When thinking about how much an Interior Designer gets paid I first want to mention that Interior designers own their own business and are typically freelance help.  If you are here wondering how much you should pay your interior designer or if you want to  be an interior designer I want to shine some light […]

How much do Interior Designers Make?

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As an Interior Designer, I am always looking for the best apps to use on the iPad and iPhone. Starting off the new year of 2021 right, I love using the best productivity solutions available.  While somethings can’t be reproduced here are a few Web-based apps that are like my best design assistant. Technology can […]

Best Apps for Interior Design 2021

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Once you realize the amazing value and impact of original art you can never go back to mass produced prints.  This is my no brainer how to guide for commissioning art for Interior Designers.  If you are an artist this is how to work with Interior Designers.. because their amazing clients will buy your art. […]

ORC Week 4: How to work with Interior Designers to commission art

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