Services

I want to help you to make the most of your home and I specialise in solving the 4 ‘problems’ below.

I can help you through my Jump Start or Start to Finish options:

  • Jump Start helps you identify the problems and outlines possible solutions for you to implement in your own time.
  • Start to Finish includes the Jump Start option, but will also see you through until everything is completed.

I can help whether you need a whole renovation or just a part of your home optimised.

Life Changes

Have your life and requirements changed but your home hasn’t caught up?

Unfinished homes

Are you living with missing doors, bare light blubs, inadequate storage and no curtains?

Nooks & Crannies

Do you have an unusual shaped room, or rooms which have wasted space and are hard to furnish?

Renting

Do you have a home you want to rent out, either for holidays or for longer term accommodation?

LIFE CHANGES

Do you…

  • Need a home office?
  • Have a home which hasn’t kept up with your changing lifestyle over the years?
  • Want to make space for your grandchildren to play and stay over?
  • Have a growing family or children flying the nest and need to change your home to suit?

I can help by…

  • Helping you discover what you could do with your home to accommodate your changing lifestyle through realistic, relevant, thoughtful and achievable design ideas with clear explanations of their pros and cons.
  • Acheiving dramatic changes of use without the need to do structural work or extend your home.
  • Providing professional drawings of your ideas and final decisions to assit with carrying out the work.

You will then…

  • Have a home which better matches your lifestyle.
  • Be able to enjoy your home more fully.

Thank you for all your hard work. I love working on the photo deck. It is now a pleasure to use the games room. I really enjoy looking at all the treasures in the dining room. The storage and outside areas are wonderful and it is great to be able to find things without pulling out all the boxes.

UNFINISHED HOMES

Do you…

  • Need help turning your house into a home?
  • Regret moving in before you fully furnished your house?
  • Have a home which needs some tlc and maintenance?
  • Find you don’t have enough storage?
  • Live with missing doors, furniture, curtains or lampshades?
  • Have partially finished or neglected areas in your house?
  • Want to hang pictures and paintings but are intimidated by blank walls?

I can help by…

  • Using my extensive experience and eye for detail to write a complete program of work required.
  • Recommeding or designing suitable furniture to complement what you already have.
  • Planning room decor and helping you choose and install soft furnishings such as curtains, lampshades and carpets or rugs.
  • Hanging pictures and curating objects for display.
  • Providing drawings and specifications for rooms which can be used to get quotes and to direct those carrying out work.

You will then…

  • Have finished off all those niggling bits and pieces and outstanding jobs.
  • Be confident that you are getting the most out of your home.
  • Enjoy your home day after day!

Alice’s assistance with our new flooring was invaluable. Our kitchen has been transformed.

NOOKS & CRANNIES

Do you…

  • Have an unusual or difficult shaped room?
  • Have small rooms which have wasted space or are difficult to furnish?
  • Find your furniture and fixings get in the way?

I can help by…

  • Using my extensive experience designing small and awkward spaces to redesign your room to optimise its layout.
  • Drawing on my knowledge to choose the optimum furniture for your room, including designing bespoke items if required.
  • Providing drawings and specifications for the room which can be used to get quotes and to direct those carrying out the work.
  • Overseeing the work to make sure that the design is implemented correctly.

You will then…

  • Be confident that you are getting the most out of your home.
  • Enjoy a thoughtfully designed and spatially efficient room day after day.

RENTING

Do you…

  • Have a home you want to rent out, either for holidays or for longer term accommodation?

I can help by…

  • Using my experience in the rental market to advise you how to balance cost, design and return.
  • Advising on the best way to balance a great first impression look and comfort with a robust and easy to manage interior which will last and be easy to maintain.

You will then…

  • Have a functional and great looking space that will be quick to clean and straightforward to maintain.

Ready to start your project?