Frequently asked questions
We appreciate you reaching out as far in advance as possible to ensure we can accommodate your needs.
If you need a shorter project time frame due to moving or selling, we will always do our best to accommodate this. As a team of three with the aim to expand, we often find we can be more flexible with start dates and time frames than other interior designers in the area. We recommend letting us know your proposed timeline and any deadlines you have in your initial inquiry.
With home bases in both Durham and Asheville, we are able to accommodate clients in person throughout the state of North Carolina. With our virtual capabilities, we are able to accommodate clients not only cross the United States, but all over the world. So whether you're in Wake Forest, or Munich, we've got you covered!
As a full-service design firm with a network of America and Europe's best designers and craftsmen, we source the highest quality, most comfortable, and long-lasting furniture and materials for your home. We curate and select these original pieces, so you don't have to spend time searching catalogs or scrolling through online reviews.
However, we understand that you and your loved ones have sentimental pieces already at your property that you might like to make part of your redesign. With this in mind, we create an inventory of the existing items you'd like to be considered and included in your design.
Design is an investment in your home/business and future happiness. When done right, it will give you a meaningful return for decades to come. To ensure this, we only use the highest quality furnishings and materials in your design.
The level of investment is entirely dependent upon the scope of work and complexity of the design.
Given these factors, our clients invest a minimum of $50,000 in their design projects.
We're experienced in a broad range of different and distinctive styles. Combining and embracing unique aesthetics in an elevated and functional way is one of our specialties and something we'd love to help you with.
We understand that having multiple styles or being confused about what your "signature style" is can cause overwhelm and avoidance. . Our collaborative process means we'll work with you, identifying the different interiors you enjoy and how we can make these part of a cohesive design. Together, we help you discover your signature design style!
You'll be paired with the designer best suited to your personality, your property and your style. However, as a collaborative team, Jill and Megan will oversee and influence all final designs.
When you work with Dolce, you're working with two professional interior designers with an unparalleled eye for detail and enthusiasm for making design a high-energy, expansive experience.
Absolutely Yes! With a competitive real estate market and an ever-changing economic landscape, investing in your property will increase the value of your space, putting you in a better financial position.
If you're investing in interior design in Raleigh NC to increase the value of your property and need advice on the best way to achieve this, the Dolce team will be happy to assist.
Every project has a set timeline depending on the scope and your lifestyle. During the client discovery and design development phase, we will better understand your situation and propose a timeline for your approval.
We understand investing in a home or commercial remodel can be daunting.
At Dolce, we know what it means to live a busy lifestyle and have designed our services specifically for you.
If you're wondering if professional interior design is right for you, we recommend asking yourself two questions:
"Do I want to live in a home I adore?"
"Am I willing to invest in a design firm that promises a fun, light, and positive experience throughout?"
If the answer is yes, then professional interior design is for you. And the Dolce Design Co custom process is your perfect pairing.
We've developed a streamlined, joy-focused custom workflow that promotes a stress-free and fun design journey for you and your family. If you'd like to learn more about our custom process, view our Experience breakdown.
If you're searching for an interior design firm that puts luxury, quality, beauty, joy in experience, and connection at the forefront, you'll feel at home with the Dolce team. We prioritize genuine, collaborative relationships that always ensure you leave our conversations feeling happy, relaxed, and excited.
*Oh, and if you love dogs, we're definitely your people.