Let’s Delve Into The History Of Interior Design

Interior designing is a mixture of science and arts, a comparatively different and progressing field. To accomplish vigorous and appealingly attractive atmosphere, the interior designers use the art and science of improving the interiors and sometimes exterior for space or building. Interior designer is that person who plans, explores and accomplishes different projects to beautify certain places.

History of Commercial Interior Design and Management

In the 1880s a feminist author Mary Hawses inscribed many essays in which she inspired the people how to furnish their houses like a fish shell and birds nest. She forced the people to think on good taste of decorating their houses as houses represent an individual taste and habits.

Later many new interior designers came who pay attention of people for having a good taste to decorate their houses like Candace Wheeler was first women interior designer in America. She had national authority on home design as she presented many art courses in the main American cities. Later in UK Elsie De Wolfe was one of a first female designer who by snubbing the Victorian style chosen an energetic scheme and relaxed furniture in her home. Her motive was delicate, light and fresh colors. She amassed her ideas in 1913 into a book “the house in good taste.”

Interior Designing as a Profession

Now the interior designing is the most familiar field so, to become a professional interior designer people can take several paths. To work with a senior designer and to get training from it is the informal Way of becoming a designer and has been used previously. Now the most proper and formal way of becoming a designer is to get an education from a proper college and Institute. By getting an education with a professional organization of interior designer, anyone can make excellence performance in that field.

Several employment opportunities are present in interior designing. Interior designers are hired as employees by large and tiny cooperation’s while some work on contract basis. While some interior designers start their work to fulfill the promising needs of people according to their taste.

There are two main segments in the profession of interior designing.

  • Residential
  • Commercial


To design the interior of private residences is known as residential design. Some people hire interior designers for the decoration of their houses. Sometimes they also hire them for the decoration of some events in their houses.


There are many subspecialties in the field of commercial designing.

People hire interior designers to decorate malls, shopping centers, departmental stores and their showrooms. Sometimes they have a project to design hotels, motels, resorts, cruise ships, bars, cafes, theaters, night clubs, music and concert halls, sports venues, opera houses, gyms, health clubs, and spas. Somehow there is some exhibition planned in a city, and they are hired to decorate exhibition hall, museums, exhibition gallery.

While they also have a career in the field of education as they hired in the private institute to gives proper classes to students. So interior designing is now a good field which many people select as their career.

Choosing an Outstanding Interior Design

Coming up with an interior design for your home can be a daunting experience. The struggle is real as you try to agree with yourself on which one to settle for. Such a fight happening in the head is an indication you need help instead of stressing over an idea you can possibly share with friends.

Sometimes hearing it from somebody else helps you to see an idea from a different perspective.  Dreaming of an impressive home display harmonizing colors is an ideal plan everyone who appreciates the work of art incorporated into an interior design. If all that doesn’t work, it is always good to take your interior design idea to experts and share the complete outlook you would like your home to portray.

Designers Minds versus Your Plan

Interior designers are critical thinkers that see things outside the box. For you, since it is your house, you want to push things around and commanding what needs to be done. Forget your bossy status and listen to your doctor who plans to cure the looks of your house dead walls. When experts speak, you should listen and pay attention. The mind of a designer looks at the place of operation, identifies mistakes that need to be eliminated, and sees the final picture, while for you is only a four walled room with sofas and tea table.

Interior designers utilize colors, to brighten or to make the room dull depending on the owner’s terms. They went to school to transform homes, offices, and many other outlooks that bring out a good mood in a home.

Picking the Right Designer

Designers are brain Stormers who after getting a view of something, immediately their heads start to cook which angle of approach to be adopted. It is advisable to get someone you can agree with some points if not all. If not careful, you get those lousy critics who see everything from their dimensions. They are hard to deal with, leave alone working for you.

On the other hand, as a home owner, it is good to give ear to your designer so that you reach the same platform without disagreement. With such a balanced attitude allow time for the designer to showcase various pictures probably one of them may hit your target.

Understand Colors

It is not a joke if not careful to find you misguiding your designer since they are following your orders. Orders and expertise can never mix. After initial clarification of how the house should look like just leave your designer to make decisions slowly about how to carefully shape the house your way. Colors are very important in interior design and they provide your home with a new taste, touch, mood, taste, and lighting. It is good also if the color chosen reflects the favorites of the owner so as to feel the house appreciate her.


Before going out to bring an interior it is wise if you do a research on what kind of interior you want. From there you can go around searching for different interior designers comparing their expertise, pricing, and level of understanding is key before you decide on which one to settle with. That way will help you cut lots of too much clarification and explanation on what and how your home should reflect.

Research actually enlarges your view of an interior design plan. It expands your knowledge and provides you exposure from different areas. Now with that knowledge, you can opt to combine different outlooks together now with your designer until you come up with what fits your mind and house.