Most interior designers charge for their time by the hour, anywhere from $50 to $500 depending on their experience. On average you can expect to pay $100 to $200 per hour, typically totaling around $5,200 in design fees, not including the cost of furniture.
How to calculate the cost of interior design?
Once you've come up with a total estimate, your interior design fees will be based on a percentage of the estimate that will be added to the cost of the project. For example, you would add 30-45% to the project cost to cover your interior design fees.
Do interior designers charge per room?
Interior designer cost – per hour
Interior designers usually charge an hourly rate. Depending on the company, some designers will charge per room, while others will set out a fixed price after an initial consultation. It's worth contacting a Checkatrade member to find the best service for you.
How do you quote an interior design project?
- Contact details. In each quote you provide, include contact details for both you and the client, such as:
- The services you will provide.
- A detailed list of costs and prices.
- Additional costs or discounts.
- The quote's expiration date.
- Payment terms.
Is it cheaper to use an interior designer?
Most people automatically think that hiring an interior designer is expensive. They will have to spend extra money to have someone do something they can do themselves. Nothing can be farther from the truth. Professional interior design can actually save you quite a bit of time and money that you did not expect.