What is it all about?
Interior designing is the art and science of enhancing the interior of any given space. It helps to achieve
a healthier and more aesthetically pleasing environment for the people living in that space. To do such a skilled work done, we have interior designers. He’s the one who plans, researches, coordinates, and manages such projects. It’s a profession that includes conceptual development, space planning and management, site inspections, programming, research, communicating with the related parties of a project, construction management, and execution of the design.
Interior Designer – a broader concept
Interior designer focuses on all areas for example, planning, functional design and the effective use of space. An interior designer undertakes projects that include arranging the basic layout of spaces within a building. Projects that require an understanding of technicalities such as window and door positioning, acoustics, and lighting comes under his area.
Interior designer may create the layout of a space and they may also alter and make changes on load-bearing walls. But not without getting the stamped approval on changes made him on his design by a structural engineer. Interior designer needs to be on the same page with architects, engineers and contractors. They often work together side by side exchanging plans and vital information.
There is more in Interior Designing!
|The designer must be highly skilled and knowledgeable in order to create interior environments that are functional, safe, and adhere to building codes, regulations and NBC (National Building Code of India) requirements. They don’t rest merely with the selection of color palettes and furnishings. They furthermore apply their knowledge to the development of construction documents, occupancy loads, healthcare regulations and sustainable design principles. Above all they manage and coordinate professional services including mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and life safety. All this to ensure that people live and work in an delightful environment that is aesthetically pleasing in every way.|
Fields in Interior Design
There are a few fields in interior designing that anyone can opt for based on his interest and specialization. If one wishes to specialize and develop technical knowledge specific to one area or type of interior design, then he/she may opt for residential design, commercial design, hospitality design, healthcare design, universal design, exhibition design, furniture design, and spatial branding.
This profession is relatively new, constantly evolving, very creative and often confusing to the public. It is not just an artistic pursuit and relies on research from many fields. It provide a well-trained understanding of how people are influenced by their environments.
Color in Interior Design
Color is a very powerful design tool in interior designing. It is the art of composing, and coordinating colors together to create an elegant scheme on the interior architecture of the space.
It is vital for any interior designer to acquires a deep level of understanding with colors, their psychological effects. Even more on the meaning of each color in different locations and situations in order to create perfect combinations.
Combination of colors always creates an effect on observers mind, and could eventually result in positive or negative impact on them. Colors make the room feel either more calm, cheerful, comfortable or stressful and dramatic.
Color combination plays with our mind in such a way that it can make a tiny room seem to appear larger or smaller. So it is the Interior designer’s profession to choose appropriate colors for a place in a way people want to look and feel in the space after all it ends with the people that’ll be finally using that space.