A quality look on an understated budget
Perception is reality and many not-for-profits and member-funded companies must balance a desired look with tight budgets. Add tight timelines and it becomes a challenge, worthy of an experienced team of experts. Designing offices that impress with understated quality without raising questions of cost, requires the experience and processes that translate conversations into budget-friendly ideas and concepts that work. Understanding and working with the brief enabled the creation of brand-fit features, set against a simple but functional fit out. A clean and professional look enlivened by brand highlights across the reception, waiting area and boardroom comprised the client-facing workspaces. Understanding the importance of maintaining an undercurrent of cost control, the elements employed were made both pragmatic and durable. Addressing the extremely tight deadlines required open lines of communications throughout the duration of the project. To the delight the clients, the conclusion and handover of the project was completed within a month and on budget.