Today many homes are sold with attractive designs . Not to mention the cheap apartments that provide a green residential with a contemporary minimalist design concept . For beginners, for fear of the cost of services of an architect or interior designer expensive homes , many people are hesitant in using the services of consultants and interior architecture .
The good first recognize that the task of architects and interior designers are two different things , although both are designing space . Technically , the definition of the architectural design of the exterior of a building design , home shop , mall , to office buildings . While designing the interior designer looks in a space such as designing a bedroom , living room , bathroom , kitchen , work space . Including the selection of furniture , wall paint color selection , flooring , ceiling , lighting ( lighting ) in space .
That is why for architectural services can be categorized into three as :
1 . minimal
Minimal category itself as the services in the form of architectural drawing floor plans, site images , and pieces as well as the observation location / survey .
2 . moderate
Medium category is minimal services coupled with exterior perspective .
3 . full
Full services include category is being added to the pipeline system image , images sanitation systems , electrical installation drawings , cost estimates , schedule development plan ( work schedule ) , and construction supervision .
In addition to the above services architecture , you can enlist the services of the construction / contracting ( design and build ) . So how do the calculations ? Of course every architect ‘s office has a different way of calculating service . There are calculate by square meter , hours worked, up to a percentage . When using percentages , the range of the cost of the architect ( full service ) ranged from 3 to 10 percent of total budgetary cost of design . The larger building is certainly the smaller your percentage value . Even for the design of large buildings such as malls or office buildings, the design fee is often less than 1 % . Well , you certainly can calculate the maximum cost incurred by the average benchmark standard of quality housing approximately $ 300 per square meter .
Then how the calculations for the services of an interior designer ? Has a similar percentage , but generally for the majority of the interior many people prefer to enlist the services of design and build . That is , ask for a room design services as well as choosing furniture , flooring , ceilings , lighting , until the process of painting the walls . When the budget is limited or sufficient, you can start filling the furniture one by one . Make sure that in the process we have determined what kind of home design desired . Ethnic , retro , modern , classic , minimalist décor to design ?