STAGES OF DESIGN WORK

ALL HOURS NOTED ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE

AND ARE ESTIMATES BASED ON ONE ROOM

1. Initial Visit to Jobsite

At this time, information is gathered and measurements are taken (2 to 4 hours). for a thorough design evaluation of the space, your life-style and needs; travel time is included in estimate.


2. Documentation of Existing Space

Your existing space will be entered into a computer-aided design program. This will assist us in ensuring that your new design aligns properly with existing walls & fixtures (Approximately 1 to 3 hours).


3. Preliminary Floorplans

Several floor plan layouts are created to offer you more than one option for your design (1 to 5 hours). We understand that not all layouts & design ideas will appeal to our clients, but all of the layouts are necessary in the design process to get to the final design that meets all of the client’s expectations and needs.


4. Computer Aided Design

Designs elected at consulation will be finalized and carried to the next level of development; creating elevations and perspectives of the space (3 to 9 hours).

5. Design Presentation

Presentation (at Ourso Design’s Office) of design in 3D visualization (1.5 to 3.5 hours).


6. Preliminary Plans

Preliminary plans plotted and given to client for review (1 to 3 hours).


7. Finalization of Plans

Any final requested adjustments are made at this time, then final plans are printed. This will include floor plans, perspectives, electrical plans, and 3D perspectives (1 to 4 hours).


8. Product Selection

 We specialize in helping with selections such as counter tops, back splash, flooring, lighting, plumbing, cabinet styles, decorative hardware, paint colors and finishes. We have working knowledge of current products and materials, as well as design trends and styles. We also maintain relationships with reputable showrooms and vendors in the area. Finally, we produce a detailed specification spreadsheet noting all the details of the selections made and any detailed drawings necessary to help your contractor through the renovation.