Not everyone who wants or needs an interior designer in the Tampa Bay area will immediately connect with one. There is often a ‘build up’ period as a potential client begins the process of understanding what benefits hiring a designer might have for their home. We find that our clients often do quite a bit of research before a phone call or email is made. These clients will visit websites of local designers. They’ll certainly speak with other friends and family who have used a design consultant. And they’ll visit local shops and showrooms to speak with people there about their suggestions for hiring a designer. This process can take weeks or months. Clients want to establish an understanding