Cavaco Design Inc. is a complete residential design firm, which focus on initial consultations, renovations, space planning, furniture layouts, paint selections, decorating just to name a few and at times dabbles in commercial spaces.
Every project starts with an initial consultation; no matter the size. Sara meets with the client at their house for a 2 hour walkthrough.
At this stage the focus is gathering information from the client, site measure of the scope whether it's a specific room, multi rooms or an entire floor. Depending on the scope an additional site visit may be required to properly gather the appropriate requirements.
During the consultation Sara guides the client through the process and next steps if necessary. Notes are taken, site measurements are gathered, design suggestions are given per room or space and paint colour choices are selected if requested.
An overview of the consultation is provided to the client with an itemized document which could include store link suggestions, inspirational images and so on.
The consultation can act as a stand alone meeting depending on the overall scope.
For an initial consultation email your design details.
Based on the site measurements and client requirements gathered from the initial consultation a complete working drawing package is created which includes scaled plans of demolition, partition, fixtures, power, reflected ceiling, floor finishes, wall finishes and scaled elevations developed using AutoCAD program. Finishes concepts which includes selection of cabinetry door styles, countertop, flooring, tiles, paint colour and hardware options are sourced and presented to the client for approval. Full design service to complete any renovation will also encompass selections of plumbing fixtures, accent lighting and appliances as required
Providing proposed layouts of what the space could be with the best options incorporating the design criteria based on the client's conversation. This is a great starting point for the client to get budget pricing from a contractor. The proposed layout can develop into a full renovation project which Cavaco Design could oversee.
Based on the site measurements and client requirements gathered from the initial consultation a furniture layout will be created using AutoCAD program; which would include full dimensions of the proposed furniture sizes. This floor plan is a great tool for clients to use on their own. It acts as an organized shopping list to use while sourcing for the perfect sized items which will bring the space to life.
Depending on the scope, furniture layouts or space plans will be created to begin the sourcing process which includes on-line research and showroom visits.