Once we have obtained a signed client agreement and design retainer, we book a site visit to meet with the trades and take all necessary photos and measurements. Following the initial site-visit, it’s typically a two-week process to create floor plan drawings and the initial budget.
After the drawings and budget have been approved, we move into the schematic design phase which usually takes 4-8 weeks before we share our ideas with our clients. The next steps and timeline, largely depends on the scope of work.
We can certainly recommend contractors for your project, however, we prefer that client's supply their own builder or contractor.
Depending on the project and scope of work, Ideally, clients should connect with designers 6-12 months prior to starting a renovation.