What you’ll get:
This course will empower you with the knowledge on the renovation process, teach you all needed design skills and make sure you do not waste your time and money on unnecessary construction mistakes. With our tips and tricks, you will be equipped with what it takes to avoid any renovation headache….
We will teach you all the needed skills to navigate Sketch Up and you’ll learn to visualize your design ideas in 3D.
Plus, our custom-designed templates and handouts will give you the opportunity to work through your renovation with confidence and in your own time.
What you’ll learn:
Session 1 – RENOVATION PROCESS
Plan ballpark figure budget, establish project timeframe, and develop a concept and inspiration board to guide your design. Learn how to survey your home to kick start the work without trouble.
Session 2 – INTERIORS 101
Discover the 101 of interior design principles and get to know what it takes to create a floorplan of your dreams, learn about colors, lighting, and materials and find out where to source at the right price. Put your knowledge into action by working on your own floor plan and putting together a material board.
Session 3 – CREATE YOUR PERFECT KITCHEN
Learn how to navigate a kitchen renovation without headaches and unwanted surprises. We’ll teach you how to plan a beautiful yet functional kitchen by teaching you dimension standards, styles, things you need to know about fittings, appliances, and detail, and how to integrate the needed features so that everyone at home is happy.
Session 4 – CREATE YOUR PERFECT BATHROOM
Get to know how to design a stunning bathroom even if space is tight. We’ll teach you how to choose the right tiles, countertops, and fittings and fill you in on the dimension standards and critical moments when renovating a bathroom.
Session 5 – WORKING WITH A CONTRACTOR
Bringing your vision to life is a tricky step in the renovation process. We will equip you with all the professional tips and tricks to implement a renovation without too much sweat. Learn in this module how to select the right contractor, how to read and compare quotes and make sure you can work hand in hand and smoothly through your renovation.
Session 6 – VISUALISE YOUR PROJECT WITH SKETCHUP
In session 6 you will get introduced to Sketch Up, a free and easy-to-use software, to help you visualize your design ideas. You will start building your space in which you will develop a kitchen project for your home
Session 7 – BRING YOUR VISUALIZATION TO LIFE
In this session, you will visualize your new design by learning further drawing tools and get to know how to make a 3D model just look like real. This will help you communicate your design visions to your family and later to your contractor.
Session 8 – GET READY TO KICK OFF CONSTRUCTION
Last but not least we will teach you the important last step in how to create a comprehensive documentation of your new dream home in order to kick off your renovation hand in hand with your chosen contractor!
4 weeks and 8 modules! …….only a few steps away from an enjoyable renovation process!