Coast to Coast, Concept to Completion

Exterior Paint Color

Color Consulting – Certified by the International Association of Color Consultants/Designers

  • Complimentary consultation 
  • Initial color palette selection
  • Photo renderings
  • Color portfolio – with paint-by-number details for your contractor and branding records
  • Product specifications

Commercial Interior Architecture & Design

We work alongside an architectural firm that is certified and stamped in all 50 states, ensuring the highest standards nationwide.

Schematic Design       

  • 3D renderings
  • Space Planning
  • Program Development: Outline space functions, client needs, and spatial relationships
  • Design/Concept Development: Create initial design concepts and explore design options
  • Space Analysis: Evaluate existing spaces, usage patterns, and functionality
  • Requirements Identification: Define specific needs for each space, including furniture, equipment, and ADA compliance

Design Deliverables

  • 3D renderings
  • Space Planning
  • Conceptual floor plans
  • Furniture layouts and specification
  • FF&E schedules and specifications
  • Coordination with subcontractors (mechanical, electrical, plumbing, etc.)

Architectural / Construction Documents

  • Virtual 3D renderings
  • Room finish schedules
  • Reflected ceiling plans
  • Interior elevations
  • Custom details and elevations
  • Millwork details and elevations
  • Furniture layout
  • Art elevations
  • FF&E plans and schedules
  • Coordination with subcontractors (mechanical, electrical, plumbing, signage contractors, etc.)

Construction Project Management 

  • In-person site visits
  • RFI and submittal review and response
  • Shop drawing review
  • Oversee custom element production

FF&E Specification

  • Coded furniture plan with specifications
  • FF&E specifications
  • Includes all selected furniture items, finishes and fabrics, window treatment, artwork, and accessories

FFE & Art Procurement Services

Procurement Design Services

  • Design concept review and specifications
  • Schedule review, specs, plans, and budget guidelines
  • Coded plan with specifications and finishes 
  • FF&E Value Engineering (VE)

Procurement Deliverables

  • Includes all furniture items, artwork, accessories, plant selection, decorative lighting, decorative plumbing, wall treatments
  • FF&E Quoting and Budget Review
  • FF&E Purchasing
  • FF&E Tracking
  • FF&E Warehousing
  • FF&E Installation
  • Punchlist walk-through
  • On-site finish out by Visual Merchandiser

Custom Art Procurement

  • Custom art design
  • Procurement
  • Procurement tracking
  • Professional display and installation
  • Art consultancy – fine art, photography, bronze, clay, metal, contemporary art, custom exhibits, and interpretive displays
  • Custom proposal packets
    • Evaluate artist submittals
    • Facilitate contract and billing arrangements
    • Develop timelines track and meet deadlines and see the project through from early conception to large public unveilings

Pre-Post Marketing & Branding

Pre-Postmarketing 

  • 3D renderings
  • Virtual walkthrough
  • Professional photography upon project completion

Branding

  • Logo design
  • Tag line creation
  • Color palette
  • Font selection
  • Brand guidlines
  • Master brand portfolio

Project Management

We maintain clear communication throughout the project lifespan with consistent weekly updates on deliverables and timeline estimates.

Project Initiation

  • Project Charter
    • Client requirements and objectives
    • Project scope and vision
    • Initial budget and timeline
  • Stakeholder Register
    • List of stakeholders (clients, contractors, suppliers)
    • Roles and responsibilities
    • Communication preferences and requirements

Project Planning

  • Concept Design
    • Mood boards
    • Initial design collages
    • Color schemes and material palettes
  • Design Development
    • Detailed floor plans and layouts
    • 3D renderings and visualizations
    • Furniture, fixtures, and equipment (FF&E) selection
  • Project Schedule
    • Detailed timeline of design and construction phases
    • Key milestones and deadlines
  • Budget Plan
    • Detailed cost estimates for design and construction
    • Budget breakdown and cost control measures
  • Resource Plan
    • List of required resources (design team, contractors, suppliers)
    • Resource allocation and responsibility matrix (RACI chart)
  • Procurement Plan
    • List of items to be procured (furniture, fixtures, materials)
    • Supplier selection and procurement schedule

Project Execution

  • Design Presentation
    • Final design boards
    • Client presentation and feedback
  • Construction Documents
    • Detailed construction drawings (architectural, electrical, plumbing)
    • Specifications for materials and finishes
  • Permits and Approvals
    • Submission of necessary permits and applications
    • Approvals from relevant authorities
  • Site Preparation
    • Site survey and assessment
    • Demolition and preparation work
  • Progress Reports
    • Regular updates on project progress
    • Issues and change requests
    • Risk updates and mitigation actions

Project Monitoring and Control

  • Quality Assurance Reports
    • Quality checks and inspections
    • Non-conformance reports and corrective actions
  • Issue Log
    • List of project issues
    • Resolution actions and status updates

Project Closure

  • Final Design and As-Built Drawings
    • Documentation of final design and construction details
    • As-built drawings reflecting any changes during construction
  • Punch List
    • List of final tasks and corrections
    • Confirmation of task completion and quality standards
  • Maintenance and Operation Manuals
    • Documentation for the maintenance and operation of installed systems and equipment
  • Project Closure Report
    • Formal closure of the project
    • Confirmation of all deliverables and objectives met

Multifamily design

Leasing Office | Model Unit | Pool & Patio Furniture | Dog Parks

Resident Amenities | Gym | Exterior Color | New Construction 

 

Office Park design

Exterior Color | Signage | Lobby

Conference | Office | New Construction 

 

University design

Common Space | Dorm | Classroom Design | New Construction 

Healthcare design

Office | Exterior Color | Lobby | Art | New Construction 

Our Process

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