Make your space work for your business: Part Three
So once you’re happy with the design concept for your commercial space and you’ve approved it, what next? How can you make sure that this concept is brought to life on time and on budget?
Ultimately, you want the design scheme to be built without compromise, faithful to the very last detail. You want the end result to look just like the design visuals you’ve signed off.
One way to ensure that your design is not compromised during the build stage is to select the right design partner. Some design agencies offer what they call a ‘full turn-key’ service. This means that they will design and also manage the build for you. They’ll handle everything from planning issues, to the design and complete fit out of your restaurant or shop - from the exterior branding and signage to the interior lighting, furniture, furnishings and fittings.
And the result? A venue, shop or office with an authentic personality that instantly communicates the integrity of your business offer.
Employing the services of an agency with this capability has several benefits. They will have long established networks of trusted specialist suppliers, for example, guaranteeing you preferential rates and helping to avoid unnecessary and costly time-wasting.
But there are a few other things to consider...