When you work with Room Redefined, the choice is easy!
When it comes to creating a functional and aesthetically pleasing space, the two roles of professional organizer and interior designer can often be confused in terms of their services. After all, both professionals strive to make your space look and feel its best. But when it comes to the details, there are a few key differences between the two.
Professional organizers and interior designers solve different problems in different ways. In simplest terms, a professional organizer is focused on making your space more functional and efficient, while an interior designer is focused on making your space more aesthetically appealing.
To better illustrate the difference between the two, let’s use the analogy of a car. A professional organizer is like a mechanic, who focuses on the engine and other mechanical components of the car, making sure it runs smoothly and is in tip-top shape. An interior designer is like the car’s upholstery specialist, who focuses on the aesthetics of the car, making sure it looks good and is comfortable to sit in.
Professional organizers focus on organizing and decluttering your space. They help you figure out what items to keep, donate, or throw away, as well as how to arrange them to maximize efficiency and storage. They also help you create systems to keep your space organized and clutter-free.
Interior designers, on the other hand, focus on the aesthetics of your space. They help you select furniture, décor, and accessories that will make your space look beautiful and feel comfortable. They also help you create a cohesive design that flows from one room to the next.
Professional Organizer vs. Interior Designer
Although there are clear differences between professional organizers and interior designers, there is also overlap in their services. For instance, a professional organizer may help you arrange furniture and accessories to maximize space and efficiency, while an interior designer may help you select furniture and accessories that are both aesthetically pleasing and functional.
To get the best result and return on your investment when addressing your spaces, you may want to consider working with one professional who has skills in both areas. This person can help you create a space that not only looks great but is also organized and efficient. Hiring one professional with both organization and design skills for your project means you don’t have to try to merge the skills of different professionals to accomplish your goals for your space. This smart solution offers a seamless approach for your space improvement needs, making a big impact on your home, while making sense when budgeting your time and your economic resources!
Not sure where to find this type of support for your home organization and design projects? Reach out to Room Redefined. This Colorado based professional organizing company has team members highly trained in organization, as well as certified in interior design. Room Redefined’s customized approach to helping you transform your space helps you find the organizational structure you need for daily productivity, and the design to make your space reflect your best self!
Erin Gaskins is owner of Room Redefined, a professional organizing company based in Denver, Colorado. After 25 years in public education, Erin decided to put her passion for organizing to work in the service of others and entered the entrepreneurship journey. Five years later, Room Redefined stands out in their dedication to offering customized organizing services to homeowners, businesses, and schools. She and her company are strongly committed to the work of changing society’s narrative- helping other women feel comfortable with the notion that we are all stronger when we give up the “superwoman complex” and work together to accomplish our goals!