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Trends in the Lighting Industry

Trends in the Lighting Industry

With the advent of the LED bulb, trends and rules are rapidly changing in the lighting industry along with consumer tastes. We as interior designers may need to change our lighting practices to meet new product realities and shifting consumer preferences. In 2007,...
Interior Design Project Management Software

Interior Design Project Management Software

As an interior designer, there’s always so much that you need to get done. While we do not doubt that you’re capable of keeping it all in your head and your notepad, sometimes you’ll need a lot more than that. Between drafting proposals, managing contractors and...
5 Pointers for Success in the Design Business

5 Pointers for Success in the Design Business

You have the vision to turn any room into a showpiece, however your business management and marketing skills must also be up to par to run an effective design studio. In order to succeed in the interior design industry, you need more than basic services and quality...
3 Key Growth Techniques in Interior Design

3 Key Growth Techniques in Interior Design

Interior design is a very competitive market that many small business owners find hard to break into. Below, you will find some tips and tricks on how to grow your business successfully. Value Your Network: Networking has always been key to being successful in...
LEED: Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design

LEED: Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design

What is LEED? LEED, which stands for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, is a green building certification system developed by the U.S. Green Building Council or the USGBC. The purpose of LEED is to improve the performance of various home, building, and...
Mark Candelaria Visits AIID

Mark Candelaria Visits AIID

Prominent local architect Mark Candelaria visited AIID on Wednesday, March 6th 2013 to speak about his knowledge and experiences to current students and graduates. Read more for our Q & A session with Mark. Mark B. Candelaria, AIA Mark founded Candelaria Design...