Reasons To Hire a Residential Interior Designer

It is understandable that you are on the fence. You have a project that you wish to embark on, but it comes with a hefty price tag. You want to fit in all your wants, but are concerned about the expenses. On top of all this, how can you afford to hire a residential interior designer?

Well, if you have never designed a house or done any major renovations, chances are you don’t know the amount of time and work it takes to achieve the desired results. Without experience, the entire project can be quite overwhelming. If you don’t do it and leave the professionals to handle it, you can expect the bill to escalate. However, there are plenty of reasons why you should get an interior designer.


The reality is building a home or making a major renovation can be very overwhelming There are numerous decisions to make and on top of it all, you have to find the right materials to work with. Add the aspect of discussing some of your choices with your loved ones and you have the ingredients of a storm.

However, if you work with an interior designer, you can preserve your sanity. They can provide suggestions for the hardest options and can advise you on the best products for your project.


There are numerous houses out there that just don’t seem appealing to you. They are predictable and boring. There are ideally numerous houses with poor design features and layouts. Only a handful are amazing, and by saying a handful, we are really overstating.

But what makes a house amazing? The answer to this question is design. A person with the ability to take your vision, needs and wants is vital in building an excellent interior. Choosing all your finishes is perhaps the hardest aspect to deal with. It calls for talent- ascertaining that all your finishes complement each other. Choosing and committing to flooring, lighting and plumbing can be nerve-wracking, but that is nothing compared to making decisions on how your wall coverings, ceiling, etc are going to look like.

A reputable and experienced residential interior designer will help you pick ideal finishes and should be able to show you 3D renderings for a better view. If you get your design right, you will not only have a comfortable home, but you will have increased the value of your house by a lot.

Save Time

Building a house is a full-time job and renovating a bathroom or kitchen can take dozens of hours. If you have a career, you’ll be robbing valuable time from it, your loved ones and social obligations. And given it is not what you do on a daily basis, you can expect to take longer. If you think about it, you could be spending time on something that will not reward you as much as what you are good at doing.

More often than not, it is best to take some time to put together images of designs that seem appealing to you and then give them to the designer. They will get an idea of what you are looking for, while at the same time speeding up the process.

These are the primary benefits of working with a professional residential interior designer. For any interior design needs, get in touch with Philpotts Interiors today!