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What Houzz contributors are saying:
2. Respect the professionWhile some contractors will offer free design services, their skills and knowledge, code of conduct and business interests differ greatly from an ID’s. IDs have formal training in design and have in-depth knowledge of how spaces function, as well as how to maximise the usability of a space. The subtleties of selecting the right dimensions, colour, texture, pattern, as well as being familiar with building regulations may not be within a contractor’s field of knowledge.