Karen Welch

DID, ARIDO IDC NCIDQ

BCIN Certified

Karen Welch, Principal of Welch Corporate Interiors, has provided interior design consultation specializing in corporate office environments for over 30 years.

Integrating innovation, efficiency and experience, clients receive customized design solutions that reflect their goals, improve efficiency and promote health and wellness of staff. Continuing to maintain great relationships with the most talented and reliable partners in the industry ensures that every client receives a superior design solution and dedicated service.

Scope of Services:

          PROGRAMMING 

  • Determining project parameters
  • Defining project objectives
  • Investigating workplace standards and expectations
  • Problem Solving

PLANNING 

  • Feasibility planning
  • Strategic planning
  • Building code and barrier free compliance

DESIGN DEVELOPMENT 

  • Conducting visioning sessions
  • Developing design details
  • Preparing design presentations
  • Selecting finishes 

WORKING DRAWINGS

  • Preparing full working drawings for permit, tender and construction issue (AutoCad2013)
  • Co-ordinating with Architectural, Electrical, Mechanical and Structural disciplines

PROJECT MANAGEMENT 

  • Scheduling
  • Providing budget control
  • Preparing construction documentation
  • Move coordination

    FURNITURE & ACCESSORIES

  • Preparing specifications for acquisition
  • Custom Furniture Design
  • Co-ordinating installation and moving services
  • Art Selection & Placement

Accreditations: 

  • DID - Fanshawe College
  • ARIDO – Association of Registered Interior Designers of Ontario
  • IDC - Interior Designers of Canada
  • NCIDQ – National Council for Interior Design Qualification
  • Bill 124 Certification (BCIN) – Building Code Identification Number 29978