Return on Interiors:
A simple system that lets you design with confidence, show up more professionally & command higher fees.
How much easier would your life be if you..
the right questions to ask your clients, contractors and trades before a project began, so you weren’t playing catch-up or worrying about missing details.
a repeatable system in your design projects, so they could be completed according to plan.
communication between your clients, contractors and trades, so you avoid making costly mistakes.
confidence when articulating your value to clients, so you could raise your rates and increase your bottom line.
How different would your design life be?
We think you would have an amazing transformation!
(But you don’t have to take our word for it, read the words of a couple of ROI designers.)
Kind words from our friends...
Kathy Waite Design
RETURN ON INTERIORS HAS STREAMLINED THE PROCESS BY ALLOWING ME TO GATHER ALL OF THE INFORMATION INTO ONE ORGANIZED SYSTEM FOR EACH JOB.
There are so many decisions to be made in each phase of construction and having a reference guide to make sure you have not forgotten a step is invaluable.
For clients, the system allows them to easily track their spending, keep all of their information in one place and know that their job is being managed professionally and in an organized manner. The reference guides and tips are an added bonus and great to help you think through the final functionality of each space.
Return on Interiors has raised the professional level of my client management system and I love showing up organized and ready for every job!”
Beth Lindsey Interior Design
RETURN ON INTERIORS IS A FABULOUS SYSTEM THAT KEEPS OPEN LINES OF COMMUNICATION WITH MY CLIENTS AND MY SUBCONTRACTORS, MAKING MY JOB EASIER AND MORE EFFICIENT!
Being able to have a project organizer with tools and templates branded for my business allows me to be consistent with each client and each job, and I can avoid “reinventing the wheel” with processes and systems on each project. I’m able to give each of my clients a clear picture of all the decisions that need to be determined for a new build or remodeling project.
At the same time, I’m also able to communicate with the architect, contractor, and any other trade person by using the building team meeting notes. If there is ever a question about what was said or agreed to in a meeting, the records are easily accessible.“
What are the benefits of
Return on Interiors?
Office & Team
Clear communication defines roles, creates clear accountability and precise actions throughout the project consistently.
Well defined tasks and follow through steps keep the project on schedule.
Start the new project off with a bang by following the project management task list and using the kickoff meeting agenda, weekly client update template and more!
Thrilled clients that are getting the best communication throughout the entire project.
Guide your clients’ understanding of what decisions need to be made, and communicate design details with your entire project team by having access to clear and concise reference guides that are easy to understand, easy on the eye, and easy to use.
You’ll get to your answers faster, while also informing your trade partners more thoroughly.
Determine the most accurate project budget and guide your clients with clarity and assurance throughout your projects with worksheets, checklists and budgeting templates.
Clients and contractors are happier knowing their budget parameters, and you don’t waste time presenting incorrect specifications.
Financials & Goal Setting
Treat your business like a business by understanding how much money is coming in and how much is going out. Set objectives to reach your financial goals.
Knowing exactly how profitable your design business really is and how to set goals to get you in a better financial position.
Know exactly what projects are coming up, their size and scope, and whether you have enough cash flow to realize them.
The next time a client asks, “How much will this cost?” you can answer them with confidence.
Communicate with your clients, so they understand the design process more fully, see their project more clearly, and realize that design is not a straight line.
Clients see the value you bring to their project.
Following the structure of questionnaires helps you to understand exactly what your client wants, and see what details are needed to get the best project finish.
You can demonstrate your attention to design details and your professionalism at the same time!
Setting & Communicating Expectations
Setting realistic client expectations helps eliminate the constant ups and downs of a design project, due to not knowing what's next.
Clients know what must be completed in order to finish the project on schedule.
All of this comes in downloads that are BRANDED with YOUR logo!
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You may be wondering
I am a seasoned interior designer. Is this system right for me?
I am a fairly new interior designer. Is this system right for me?
Sometimes, I feel like there is so much information out there that I don't know where to start! Will Return on Interiors help me get organized?
Hear from more of our friends...
Kara Cox Interiors
I love being able to gather all of the information needed into one organized system! There are so many decisions to be made in each phase of construction and having a system to make sure you have not forgotten a step is invaluable!
Lisa Mende Designs
I have been a designer for two decades and felt I knew how to organize my projects, but Kathleen’s system has streamlined my business more than I thought possible!