Domus Interior
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Project Management

Project Management

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OVERVIEW

Whether you are looking to increase the value of your property as an investment or your overall living experience for personal use, you can count on Domus to bring you the highest level of expertise in project management and interior design.

Our team, led by our highly respected Interior Design expert Maud Ferrand, will help you define, plan and execute with efficiency and taste.

 

Key services covered:

  • Design strategy
  • Cost analysis 
  • Sourcing
  • Project management and supervision

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PROJECT PLANNING

Our building process begins with a meticulous due diligence review by the full project team. Conducted well before the first swing of the hammer, we find and eliminate problems to keep the project on schedule and within the budget. Our approach to planning-from the bidding process to post construction-differentiates us in the following ways:



Pre-construction meetings with the project team and specialty subcontractors: Our process creates a more accurate bid and avoids costly surprises after the project starts.

Pre-turn review of the project plans. We take an added step to ensure that the project team and subcontractors understand the design intent of each project. It is here that we address all issues of concern in order to generate more accurate shop drawings.

Fine tuning our accuracy. We take digital measurements and make exploratory probes to maintain design integrity while keeping the building intact. 

Passing the building review. Thanks to our longstanding relationships with building architects of many notable buildings, we are able to work with the design team to pass strict building reviews. Our assistance typically shortens the approval process by 30-60 days.

Managers of landmark residential buildings will confirm that Domus follows all building rules to the letter. As s result, we are selected repeatedly to work in many of New York’s select residential buildings.


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KNOW HOW

Visual Presentation. Domus provides the most detailed mock-ups and shop drawings for a reason: We know how important it is to see the finished project accurately in order to make the right design decisions. To finish, we prepare extensive material samples and 3-D renderings for a more complete sensory experience of the project’s end.

Beauty is invisible. Domus addresses the unseen elements of fine construction to further distinguish the sophistication of our projects. The attention to details such as laser-level framing and tight mitres are consistent with of our time- honored approach to building. Changes to building codes and regulations require that we continually update our practice to meet new standards in sound attenuation, waterproofing and fire stopping. We satisfy these complex requirements and make sure that no structural detail calls attention to itself.

Integration and Art Craft. Domus “gets” the aesthetic intent of each project. Our management and key project staff have academic training in fine arts, architecture, engineering, and the building trades. In addition, all staff receives on-going training relevant to disciplines that inform our work.

Supervision and Field Staff. The contractors hired by Domus are academically trained in fine arts, architecture, engineering, and in the building trades. Our application process includes multiple interviews in the office and in the field, skills testing, and a thorough background check conducted by an independent third- party service. 


SUPERVISION AND STAFF

The contractors hired by Domus are academically trained in fine arts, architecture, engineering, and in the building trades.

Our application process includes multiple interviews in the office and in the field, skills testing, and a thorough background check conducted by an independent third- party service.