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POPULAR QUESTIONS

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STYLE

Q: Do I need to have the same style as my interior designer?


A: Yes and no! It is more value based really. We are all about displaying your personality, we can work with a lot of personalities. However if you do not have a personality we may not be suited! Clients with passion, character, stories and interests work super with us. Ellen Utley interiors is innovative and that requires a one of a kind Client who wants to be authentic.

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SCOPE

Q: Do I need an Architect or Interior Designer?


A: An Interior Designer, and we are going to say this because we are an Interior Design firm! We can collaborate and prepare a brief for the Architect. This collaboration will be charged hourly. An architect is not always required if the work does not include new build elements.

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COST

Q: How much does interior design cost?


A: We like to be different and so this is not the norm. Here is how we work - Your project can be anything from an hour's visit to three rooms to a full development. We bill for your personalised service with no mark-ups on products. Your service is impartial and transparent. Minimum of three rooms designed. Often times the investment made in the designer is repaid in useful idea, longevity, health, lifestyle... and most of all JOY!!!!!!!!!

Inspired by the local shipping, this room is subtly coastal in a shipping sense. This reflected in the colours and materials of brass, grey and driftwood. Original floor boards have been finished in a
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CHOICE

Q: How to chose an interior designer. What makes Ellen Utley Interiors Different?


A: We make your home your Sanctuary, conducive to belonging and happiness. Sustainability is an engrained value. All  7 elements of interior design are considered; form; furniture; space; colour; lighting; objects; texture. Your project becomes a healthy and nurturing space designed for YOUR LIFE, YOUR PASSIONS. You can source products anywhere.

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LOCATION

Q: How far do Interior Designers travel?


A: If you live in the Wirral, Cheshire, Liverpool or Lancashire, we will travel to you. In fact we will travel over 30 miles from our postcode (CH2 4NS), mileage and time is billed. Remote services are also available.

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KITCHEN & BATHROOM

Q: Difference for Kitchen and bathroom design with Ellen Utley (EUI) and manufacturer designs? 


A: Having been one, Soph can tell you that kitchen or bathroom designer tends to be a furniture designer, this is just one element. WE DESIGN ALL 7 ELEMENTS. The space is exciting, it flows, it's cohesive, healthy, practical, personal, individual, enjoyable, with ambience and character, rich and interesting. Independent from any kitchen or bathroom supplier, you can get your products from anywhere.

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All it takes is a quick chat to see if you would like to give us a go!