For the Public

What is Interior Design?

 

Interior design is more than just aesthetics. It's about finding creative design solutions for interior environments while supporting the health, safety and well being of occupants and enhancing their quality of life.

Following a systematic and coordinated methodology including research, analysis and integration of knowledge into the creative process, interior design is a multi-faceted profession whereby the needs and resources of the client are satisfied to create an interior space that fulfils the project goals.

Qualified through a rigorous process of education, experience and examination, IDC members are skilled at assisting clients realize their goals, creating built environments that are both functional and aesthetically attractive.

In addition, all IDC members are required to:



Carry liability insurance.



Participate in ongoing professional development.



Uphold a professional code of ethics and standards of practice.

Industry Partners
Lauzon Interface Knoll Krug Arconas Cosentino
Patcraft Benjamin Moore HanStone Mohawk Group Caesarstone Canada Hunter Doulgas
Milliken Levey Industries Shaw Contract Williams Sonoma For The Trade Architex Altex
Tier 3 Members
Provincial Associations