top of page
Vandermeer Interiors_Full Service Interior Design_Ontario, Canada

Work With VanderMeer Interiors

The Consultation (Step 1) is our solid foundation to increased monetary and experiential value for you and your home. We champion meaningful, intuitive, and restorative interactions with your home and the items within it. Whether it’s a DIY or a project with our team, you can have clarity with a defined vision. This working meeting will save time and money and renew your faith in your space.

Our Consultation Fee is $850.00 + HST

To book a consultation or learn more about working with VanderMeer Interiors: 

  1. Click the link below.

  2. Review our FAQs below.

  3. Email info@vandermeerinteriors.com

  • WHAT DO I GET WITH A CONSULTATION?
    We hoped you would ask. This flat fee consultation is a no obligation opportunity to get to know Jen and to see if she is the right fit for you - we're all about vibes, right? Jen's expertise can release you from analysis paralysis and pain points with your home so that your home invests in you. Furniture and home decor selection and placement Floor plan layout Stores and brands to consider Styling ideas (surfaces, sofas, beds, walls etc.) Style assessment Provide guidance on lighting Paint/wall treatments and drapery/window treatments Advise on cabinetry and built-ins Furniture style guidance Fixtures and finishes Making more of your space Ensuring large purchases are the right way forward Construction and remodel ideas What to consider for aging in place Downsizing and/or decluttering
  • HOW DOES A CONSULTATION WORK?
    Jen will arrive at your home ready to dive into your list, review the space(s), your inspiration, and start collecting it all in a Scope of Work. The Scope will include your next step(s) and reference any items involved.
  • HOW MUCH CAN BE ACCOMPLISHED IN A CONSULTATION?
    Our clients are normally pleasantly surprised that they can get all their questions answered during a consultation and come away from it feeling enlightened, energized, and confident in the next steps to take full of new ideas for their space. Jen thinks about rooms all day every day, so she can get into the zone of a new space very quickly and develope a Scope of Work effeciently.
  • HOW CAN I PREPARE?
    Write down anything that is keeping you up at night, causing friction physically or mentally, or analysis paralysis. If you have a Pinterest account with inspiration or pages from magazines please have them ready for viewing during the consultation.
  • DO YOU PROVIDE TRADE CONTACTS?
    No - our A-Team works directly with VMI.
  • WHAT IF WE COMPLETE THE CONSULTATION IN UNDER 2 HOURS?
    Our working meeting is up to 2-hours. We do not refund or reallocate time or credit, but Jen will help ensure you make the most of your time together.
  • WHY IS THE CONSULTATION 2 HOURS?
    In our experience, it is the perfect amount of time to gather what is needed without everyone becoming mentally fatigued.
  • WHAT IF I HAVE FOLLOW UP QUESTIONS POST CONSULTATION?
    The completed Scope of Work will be reviewed for any questions before Jen’s departure but this is where our Consultation service ends. At our discression VanderMeer Interiors can offer to take projects to Step 5 of our 15-Step process which, includes a presentation of CAD drawings of the space(s), selected fixtures, materials, furnishings, decor, a project Spec Book and more for you to implement with your own trades. Contact Jen directly for further details.
  • I HAVE DECIDED TO HIRE VMI - WHAT IS THE NEXT STEP?
    Contact Jen via phone or email and she will collect the Scope of Work from you and move us all to Step 2: Contract and Retainer.

FAQ

bottom of page