6 Tips on Starting a New Home Project
“I imagine myself living in a space and think about how I’d use it, like making phone calls, responding to e-mails, and opening the mail.” —Meg Braff, Meg Braff Designs
“Assess the floor plan. Small tweaks, like moving doors, can take a room from good to extraordinary.” —Phillip Thomas, Phillip Thomas Inc.
“I examine the condition of the ceilings, walls, and floors.” —Alyssa Kapito, Alyssa Kapito Interiors
“I consider the function of every room of a home, and paths of circulation.” —Jasmine Lam, Jasmine Lam Interior Design + Architecture
“I look at the bones and balance my assessment with the scope of work the client is requesting.” —Bennett Leifer, Bennett Leifer Interiors
“Evaluate the amount of natural light and its sources.” —Vicente Wolf, Vicente Wolf Associates