Frequently Asked Questions
Specialist Furniture Designer Julie Corcoran (Johnson), owner of Design in Detail has over twenty years experience working within the Commercial furniture design & manufacturing industry. Working predominantly within the Hospitality, Retail, Education, Health, Office, and Visitor experiences sectors. Supporting furniture manufacturers, specifiers, architects and interior designers.
How much do you charge?
As each project is different understanding & discussing client requirements are paramount to ensuring a quote can be produced. Options are available for booking time to work on larger projects & becoming a part of a team.
Can you work on multiple projects for us?
Yes, dependant on your project deadlines I can manage projects which are at different stages of the design process.
Can you cover for a designer/engineer who is on annual leave?
I often cover for furniture engineers who are on annual leave.
What software packages do you use?
I primarily use solidworks, 2016, 2017, 2018 & 2019. I can also use AutoCAD 2-D & 3-D max.
Are you able to work from our office?
Yes, I use a powerful laptop which I can provide a fully licenced seat of solidworks.
Where are you based?
I am based in Wakefield, West Yorkshire. Predominately my work takes me across the north of England. I often visit London & the south.
Can you produce high end 3-D visuals?
These are produced using 3-D studio Max.
Do you always work alone?
No, I enjoy becoming an integral part of a team. I often take on specific roles within larger projects.
What timescales can I expect?
Every project will be different. From the outset deadlines will be discussed and agreed. It’s great to hear about potential projects early on so I can pencil them in as I am usually booked up 4 weeks in advance.