Interior Design Services
Ecotecture works closely with Chloe Bullock for interior design projects. She will be involved in RIBA 2, 3, and 4.
Chloe Bullock is the founder of Materialise Interiors, Brighton-based B Corp certified interior design company. Named as this year’s PETA’s Compassionate Designer in their Vegan Homeware Awards.
She an active committee member of the British Institute of Interior Design (BIID).
With 30 years experience of the design industry and most of that time in sustainability, Chloe works for clients in South East England and further away - online, supporting project teams with sustainable and regenerative design solutions - sourcing and materials.
Chloe has written a book on Sustainable Interior Design, commissioned by the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) due for launch May 2024.
What happens at each RIBA Workstage
RIBA Stage 2 Concept Design
Briefing Process and Site Visit - A meeting with you to discuss and form a brief, a site visit to make observations.
Interior Design Concept - Work on the concept to meet the interior design brief. Items produced at this stage include Mood Boards, Finish Samples, Plans and Elevations where required.
Stage 3 Spatial Coordination
Design Development and Sourcing - Following a progress meeting with you, Chloe will Refine the agreed Concept, Source furniture, finishes and lighting for final presentation and client sign-off. Chloe will also supply costs where possible.
Stage 4 Technical Design
In this stage, Chloe will produce the necessary drawings for quotes and construction.
The drawing pack could include:
General layout with furniture
Small Power Layout
Reflected ceiling plan
Decorating and flooring layouts
Builders work drawing
Bespoke furniture items
Door and ironmongery schedule
Chloe could also serve as a trade liaison, meeting with trades people on site to discuss proposed work and adjust drawings as necessary.
RIBA Stage 5 Manufacturing and Construction
Chloe will produce a purchasing schedule (FF&E) to help you with ordering Finishes, Furniture, furnishings, receive deliveries on site and oversee installation. Chloe can also oversee the implementation of visual concepts, progress meetings and installations will be attended as the project requires through to the site handover to you.
RIBA Stage 6 Handover
Chloe will provide you with a binder with all relevant inclusions as part of your project's wider Health & Safety File. This includes 'As Built' drawings, Specification sheets, Manuals (Where applicable), Cleaning and maintenance instructions. During the completion and hand over chloe will assist to snag the work carried out and help to resolve any deficiencies.