ü Specialize in designing and building interiors for safety, functionality and aesthetics. It is important that interior architects not only understand the durability and strength of building materials, but also be skilled in the use of light, color and textures in a space.
ü Draft plans to create or refinish spaces in private homes or commercial buildings with clients' tastes in mind. Each job may require interaction with different clients, additional architects or designers, construction teams and inspectors. In creating plans for a space, take into account interior construction, lighting and furnishings. Must also be aware of federal, state and local building regulations so their designs are up-to-code.
ü Control project from start to finish to ensure high quality, innovative and functional design
ü Take the “brief” to identify clients’ needs and put together feasibility reports and design proposals
ü Develop ideas keeping in mind client’s needs, building’s usage and other direct or indirect impact
ü Produce detailed blueprints and make any necessary corrections
ü Compile project specifications and keep within budgets and timelines
ü Ensure that all works are carried out to specific standards, building codes, guidelines and regulations
ü Make on site visits to check on project status and report on project