Michelle Wenitsky Interior Design

Design Process


The Interior Design Process may include all or some of the following steps based on the interior design project type and scope:

Initial Consultation

Meet with clients to define scope of project

Walk through space

Review architectural plans

Discuss goals, client’s vision, requirements, budget, etc.

Define the Work & Contract

Based on client needs, our involvement in the project, and budget we submit a contract outlining the scope of the work to be completed

Client approval of contract, signing and submitting with deposit

Survey Interior Space

Take measurements and photographs of existing space for reference throughout project; noting all pertinent site conditions


Checking dimensions of existing architectural plans/blueprints

Space Plan

Drafting of space plan options and any elevations indicating custom architectural detailing, cabinetry, built-ins, tile designs, etc.

Research furniture, wall-finish design, floor design, fabric, lighting, etc.

Preparation of all design concepts to be presented Presentation

Meeting with client to present plans and all design concepts with options

Receive feedback from client (gather any alternative items needed)

Estimating Interior Design Project

Price all selections made at presentation

Review scope of design and work to be completed with architects/contractors/subcontractors etc. to receive estimates (onsite meetings or from blueprints)

Compiling of a clear and complete set of project costs for both materials and labor

Review Project Costs with Client

Upon client’s approval and deposit, furniture, fabrics, lighting, wall covering, flooring, etc. are ordered and contracted work is scheduled

Project Management

Oversee contracted services from beginning to end with ongoing communication with client and all subcontractors (painting, wallpapering, carpentry, floor installation, plumbing, electrical, etc.)

Track/schedule/coordinate delivery for all furniture and furnishings

Research artwork and accessories in preparation for installation


Receive/inspect/oversee furniture delivery

Install finishing artwork and accessories

Follow up after installation