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The Most Popular Interior Design and Decorating Styles

We’re going to level with you, being a design enthusiast is hard stuff. Not only do you need keep up with the latest trends and have an encyclopedic knowledge of all the colors of the year, but you should also know the differences between all the biggest design styles.

Sounds easy, right? Well, not quite. Truth is, knowing every single nuance between two different styles is easier said than done. After all, who really knows the difference between Scandinavian and minimalism? Traditional and transitional? If we’re being totally honest, even we get confused every now and then. So, to help, we’re breaking down some of the biggest styles out there.

It’s worth mentioning that everyone’s definition might differ a little bit. After all, beauty is in the eye of the beholder. But we hope the explainers below will help you appreciate the nuances of interior design.

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52 Best Interior Decorating Secrets

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Annie Sloan

Some people have a natural eye for design, but if you’re more in the camp of those who can’t do anything without consulting Pinterest board upon Pinterest board before making any major changes, we feel you. And even those of us who leave and breathe interior design, some inspiration and guidance never hurts. We’d love to have an interior designer on speed dial before deciding exactly where and how hang to hang that sweet new wall art we bought on a whim so we don’t make any major mistakes. But until we win the lottery, we’ll have to settle for trusting our guts, and taking plenty of decorating tips where we can get them. We’ve compiled some secrets straight from the pros to help you with all your decorating needs.

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Transform Eyesores

“In this basement remodel, we would’ve had to spend

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Best Interior Designers in California (with Photos)

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To complete the look of a new custom home in California, you will want to employ the services of a top-notch interior designer. Without cohesive furnishings, lighting, art, wall and floor coverings, all the hard work put in by your architects and builders will simply not get the justice it deserves. Maybe you want sophisticated elegance in your Silicon Valley estate or a laid-back California look for a beachside home in San Diego, or perhaps a regal European feel in your San Francisco high-rise apartment. Regardless of the style you are going for, the ten West Coast designers on this list are the ones to call.

Interiors designers are perhaps the most mobile professionals in the custom home industry. So whether you have a residential project located along the Pacific Coast in Los Angeles, the Bay Area, or San Diego or somewhere in-between, these

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Interior Designer Jobs, Employment in California

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Leap Interior Design

San Rafael, CA 94901 (Downtown area)



$20 – $26 an hour

Interior Design: 3 years

Language: English

Associate

  • 3-5 years experience with interior design or architecture firm.
  • Comfortable developing full interior design packages including finishes, fixtures, furniture.



$40,000 – $100,000 a year

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  • Experience: *Proven success in sales and interior design.
  • Completed college coursework in interior design, arts, graphics, etc. or related experience.


Torre Reich Construction LLC

Turlock, CA 95382

  • Torre Reich Construction, Inc. is a General Contracting company who specializes in start to finish remodels, custom homes, housing developments, and office and…



$17 – $20 an hour

  • Employee should be personable and able to work with others including contractors, interior designers, home owners and other trades on the job site.


Niche Interiors

California

  • Work directly with the Principal and Senior Designers to design and manage projects.
  • Source
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Interior Designer Career Information

An interior designer enhances the function, safety and aesthetics of interior spaces while taking into account how different colors, textures, furniture, lighting, and space work together to meet occupants’ or visitors’ needs. He or she works with both private and public spaces including residences, shopping malls, schools, offices, and hospitals.

Employment Facts

There were 72,000 interior designers employed in 2008.

Educational Requirements

Training to become an interior designer takes two to four years and is available from professional design schools or colleges and universities. One can earn an associate degree or certificate by attending a two to three-year program, or a bachelor’s degree by attending a four-year program. Upon graduating with a bachelor’s degree, one would most likely begin a one to three-year apprenticeship program at a design or architecture firm and work under the supervision of an experienced interior designer. A graduate with a certificate or associate degree would

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Interior Designer Jobs, Employment in Pennsylvania

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Red Rose Cabinetry

Lititz, PA 17543

  • A degree from an accredited interior design program is preferred, but not required.
  • Red Rose Cabinetry has a position opening in our Lititz, PA design studio…


Penn Technical Staffing

Hatboro, PA

  • The ideal candidate will have a minimum 2 years U.S. experience and the ability to produce construction documents in a fast-paced environment.



$40,000 – $80,000 a year

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  • Hawaii based Mechanical Contractor is looking to establish a satellite Mechanical Design & Detailing office in (Phoenix) (Boise) (Las Vegas) (Austin) and needs…


Hospitality Furnishings & Design

Zelienople, PA 16063

  • Putting your interior design knowledge to use by developing budget conscious and strategic designs as it relates to hospitality design.


Hospitality Furnishings & Design

Zelienople, PA 16063

  • Putting your interior design knowledge to use by developing budget conscious and strategic designs appropriated for the hospitality industry.


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Interior Designer Jobs, Employment | Indeed.com

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$80,000 – $100,000 a year

  • Fulfill role as lead interior designer in the creation of presentations.
  • At La-Z-Boy Southeast, we provide all of our interior designers with thorough training,…


EZPro Bathroom Remodeling

Cary, NC 27511



$40,000 – $50,000 a year

Design: 1 year

High school or equivalent

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  • Designing & costing bathroom remodels within customer budgets.
  • Presenting proposals together with a sales team member.
  • High school or equivalent (Required).
  • Earth Elements supplies high end custom home interior finishes to the building industry.
  • The Showroom Manager will be responsible for all aspects of the…


Clive Daniel Home

Naples, FL 34103 (Moorings area)



$45,000 – $60,000 a year

  • The designer will be expected to recommend a visual representation of the concept and communicate the Principal Designer’s objectives orally and visually.


Budget Blinds Of Linn & Benton County

Albany, OR 97321



$27,000 – $57,000 a

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Important Job Skills for Interior Designers

If you love design, decor, and creating cohesive color schemes, interior design could be an excellent career choice for you. A designer is hired by individuals, companies, and real estate agents to decorate spaces, such as offices, living rooms, or bedrooms. They take into account a client’s taste, budget, and the space itself to come up with a look that matches the customer’s needs.

As of 2018, interior designers earned a median salary of about $53,470 per year, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Job growth for the decade ending in 2026 is projected at 4%, which is one of the largest growth margins of all the artistic professions. For those willing to steer their interior design efforts toward commercial healthcare facilities, the projected growth is significantly higher.

According to BLS, about 20% of interior designers are self-employed, and more than half worked for specialized design firms

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10 Things You Should Know About Becoming an Interior Designer

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An interior designer must serve many functions. Is it the right role for you? Image: zhu difeng/Shutterstock

Are you always receiving compliments on your interior design taste? Do you love decorating rooms and arranging furniture? If you answered yes to these questions, then maybe a career in interior design is right for you.

Before you make a life-altering career choice, there are some things you should know about the design world. Interior designers face challenges every day; some of these may not appeal to you, while others may excite you and open doors to a career that you never thought was possible.

Read on to learn the 10 things you should know before becoming an interior designer.

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Interior designers understand color, textiles and spatial arrangements. Image: AKA-PHOTO/Shutterstock

1. There Is a Difference Between Decorators and Designers

What’s the difference between interior decorators and interior

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