“If you think good design is expensive, you should look at the cost of bad design.” 

–Ralf Speth

Our Process


Clare Gardner Design Inc. is here to help you achieve the design you have always dreamed of.  We start each project with a conversation to get to know each other and understand your wants and needs.  We tailor a plan to meet your projects unique requirements, and help you to understand the process to achieve it.  We do the legwork for our clients and ensure they get the design and function they have always wanted.

Example of services:
  • Exploration meeting
  • Concept development
  • Identify scope of work
  • Site measurement
  • Project cost estimates
  • Floor plans
  • Electrical layouts
  • Furniture layouts
  • Space planning


To achieve your design vision, we like to involve you as much as you want during this process.  Once we have finalized a plan, our team will find and bring forward options to satisfy your desired look, feel and budget.  This can be a highly collaborative or hands off experience for our clients, whichever works best for them.  Final selections are presented and always approved by the client before projects are executed.

Example of services:
  • Design details
  • Cabinetry layouts
  • Wall & Window coverings
  • Flooring and Area rugs
  • Plumbing fixtures
  • Lighting
  • Appliances
  • Furniture
  • Finish selections


Clare Gardner Design Inc. partners with exceptional vendors and trades to ensure each project meets our high standards for quality and workmanship.  Our team will manage your project delivery to best realize your vision and avoid costly changes and rework.  We maintain communication to keep everyone involved focused and on the same page.  Ultimately we remove the stress of design projects from our clients.

Example of services:
  • Project management
  • Ordering and purchasing
  • Delivery and installations
  • Styling and staging
  • Organizing
  • Project schedule
  • Hire trades
  • Site visits
  • Progress reports

Work with us

We want to hear about your future design plans or help you through a current design dilemma.  It is time for you to have the design of your dreams and we are here to help!