An interior designer is professionally trained to create function and quality to an interior environment. They can be qualified through education, experience and examination. A professional interior designer can identify, research and resolve issues with creativity and are able to provide their customers with a healthy, safe and comfortable environment.
An interior designer fashions the look of a space and its outward decoration. They utilize paint, fabric, furnishings, light and light fixtures along with other materials to enhance the total visual effect of the environment while making it functional, efficient and safe.
There are many areas of expertise in the interior design field. Space planning and utilization, which include organizational and storage needs, long-term project and lifestyle planning are key elements to being an interior designer.
The interior designer must follow national, state and local building codes while providing their customer with safe and accessible environments, incorporating ergonomics and designs for people with special needs and newly innovated into the interior design world is the conservation and “green” design.
Interior designers work on historic restoration, interior detailing of background elements, such as walls and ceilings, custom design of furniture, drapery and accessories. Interior designers are also responsible for the
selection of appliances, plumbing fixtures and flooring material, the acoustics and placement of sound transmission, audio visual and communication technologies and construction documents and specifications.
The probably the most important part of the interior designers job is making the customer happy. A good designer will know its customers wants and needs and know how to incorporate them into a high style living or working area.