This is when we come to you. We do a walkthrough of the residence to learn about your family, your lifestyle, any existing art and furniture, and gather information about the scope of your interior design project. We will take photos and measurements to reference when we put together your proposal.
Client will browse through Houzz and Pinterest for visual inspiration; this is how we read the client before the design meeting. This is where we pull inspiration images so you are able to visualize our design direction for you and let us know if there is anything in particular you are or are not fond of. Then we use these visual references to design your space.
My design assistant and I dedicate design time just for you. We will pull from our exclusive vendors for furniture, rugs, and lighting options that are in stock JUST FOR YOU. Everything will be priced out and will account for everything in your proposal. The finished product is a YOUR Design Presentation The design fee is $185 per hour.
The client should allow Henck Design 2-3 weeks for our team to space plan, create drawings, order samples, and make selections. We ask that you be available for follow up calls to answer any questions we may have regarding your aesthetic or lifestyle.
This is THE BIG DAY! Today is when we come to you and present our interior design for you and your home. We will show you what furniture, rugs, lighting, and art that we believe is the perfect fit for you and your family’s aesthetic and lifestyle!
After your *Design Presentation and you’ve authorized the order, we will begin purchasing all items. This ensures an organized and timely design process. We require payment along with a signed order at his time.
Every once in a while, a client will ask to see a second option for select items. It could be a second style of sofa or a different color chair. This is when we have follow up meetings to iron out any last minute changes. Then we’ll finish the ordering process.
Our designers need to meet with carpenters, electricians, builders, etc. to design built-in bookcases and select certain materials for you. This is when we are in the field meeting with tradesmen and reps to ensure we choose the best finishes and design options for you.
Project Mgmt is during our office hours. We place and manage your orders by corresponding with our vendors and warehouse to make sure everything arrives smoothly. The project management fee is $75 per hour.
Quotes usually range from (est.) $1000-$5000 for a typical interior design installation. The price is dependent on the size of the job and the distance from the warehouse, so these will vary. We will always request a quote from the warehouse and send to you at least 48 hours in advance.
On occasion, there will be an issue with an item at the installation; maybe it comes in scratched, or missing a rug pad entirely. IT’S OK! The world is not a perfect place and sometimes issues arise. We are 100% committed to resolving any problems to ensure our client’s happiness to the best of our ability. These projects have many moving parts, so please be patient and TRUST THE PROCESS. We are trained to handle any issues and are ready to tackle them every day!
We may shop for the client’s home accessories to add the appropriate colors to pull a room together. We will also curate some goods from our own inventory that we think best fits your style. This typically consists of throw pillows, candles, table settings, vases, books, etc.
We can also place a houseplant order with a local vendor to add greenery to a space as needed. We are also able to incorporate the client’s existing pieces if the client chooses and the items work with the overall design.
This is the last (third) step and the day we come to your home and add all the finishing touches to your space!
It is usually the day our clients are happiest! We will bring you fresh fruit and flowers along with throw pillows and home accessories. We style your home so well it is ready for the cover of a magazine! Today is also photography day! All the photos you see on www.henckdesign.com are from our styling days. There is no fee for this awesome service.
Most clients keep all accessories at the end and we will send you a bill for the items you keep. We can walk through with you to make sure you’re happy with placement etc.
Henck Design always styles with the client in mind.
Our #1 GOAL is to create a complete space that reflects our clients and has an aesthetic that you love! We require 100% communication from the client to be clear about their opinions and gague how much input they want to give or if they want our designers to make “executive decisions” for them – which we are happy to help with!
Pick Up (If needed) – If you to have your space styled by Henck Design and you decide later you don’t want to keep 50% or more of the home accessories used to style the home, Henck Design will bill a flat fee of $500 for breakdown and removal at the time of removal.
Your project is now complete!!!
We finish most projects in 3-6 months and it is always our goal to keep an interior design project under 1 year’s time. This is for your comfort as well as for us to be able to manage our business model and other client’s projects.
Our top 3 goals for an Interior Design Project are Quality Control, Clear Expectations, and a Timely Design. I’ve created this Process Guide so you can clearly understand how our company operates, and know that years of design work has gone into ironing out all these details. We want to make sure we can create the BEST experience for all of our clients.
Thank you for considering Henck Design for your home design project! Please ask us any questions or concerns you may have now.