Frequently Asked Questions
Most frequent questions and answers
How can the designer help me in procurement of the materials?
Designer has enough experience and expertise to help you in procurement of materials at reasonable prices. Alpha has a procurement team that works closely with the designers to help cost-effective procurement of any material.
What is the difference between an interior designer and an interior decorator?
An interior designer works closely with architects to design the interior space and has a good amount of experience within the construction field. Decoration or decorating, on the other hand, is the furnishing of a space with beautiful or fashionable things while working within its functionality.
How long does the entire design process take?
Typically, any residential interior project may take between 2 to 4 months of execution time after a detailed plan has been finalized. And a commercial project may take 1.5 to 3 months. Delays can happen if there are changes in design midway or change in specs. Therefore, it is better to take extra time in finalizing details than be in a hurry to start execution.
I don’t know what style I want – can you still help ?
Don’t: put furniture against the wall
Many people tend to place furniture against the wall. However, your room appears bigger if you set up the furniture more spacious, even in a small
apartment. Put the sofa or chairs not against the wall, but keep some centimeters free and place the cabinet perpendicular to the wall as a sort of divider.
How do I know I will get an interior designer that designs in the style I like?
When it comes to defining different interior design styles one of the most well-known styles is traditional interior design. Traditional interiors use tables and chairs made from dark wood that is ornately detailed. Traditional design draws its inspiration from 18th & 19th Century England and France. This explains why it’s common to find expensive textiles like silk, velvet, and linen used everywhere from upholstery to window treatments. Fabrics feature a variety of different patterns. A few popular patterns include; damask, florals, stripes, and plaids. Traditional homes also like to bring in a sense of glam with crystal chandeliers.
What are your company Terms and Conditions ?
These Terms and Conditions along with the estimate of works (“Estimates”) provided by company which tells the services set out the entire contract between company and you (the “Client”) and will apply once an appointment has been made to provide company services (the “Services”)Client Obligation.
The Client shall ensure that the property is accessible to employees of the company and any third-party suppliers providing services throughout the duration of the works.
The client will ensure that utilities such as electricity and water are available for use at the property throughout works.