Commercial Interior Space Designing-II 4(1+3)

Lesson 2:Commercial Buildings & Interior Space Design


Commercial building and interior design has gained significant attention with the changing lifestyles. Commercial interior design is the process of creating and overseeing the construction or renovation of a commercial space.

Interior design concerns itself with more than just the visual or ambient enhancement of an interior space; Commercial designer will address such issues as the choice of building materials, the layout and placement of interior walls, plumbing and power systems, and even coordinating communications with construction professionals, owners, and service providers. This level of interior design requires the interior designer to have a solid working knowledge of architecture, as well as a sense for creating functional and attractive settings within the space it seeks to optimize and harmonize the uses to which the built environment will be put.

Design process follows a systematic and coordinated methodology, including research, analysis, and integration of knowledge into the creative process, whereby the needs and resources of the client are satisfied to produce an interior space that fulfills the project goals. Designers play an important role to adhere to code and regulatory requirements, and encourage the principles of environmental sustainability.

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