Design Services for Every Budget  

A New Way to Design

Does your home need a refresh or are you trying to setup your new home?  Are you having challenges navigating the world of online shopping while staying within your budget?  E-design is the perfect solution for you!

E-Design makes interior design approachable and affordable.  You and I will work together to create rooms that are fresh, new, updated and comfortable for you and your family.

The beauty of e-Design is that you and I don't have to live in the same area.  It is all done virtually.  Yes, it is possible!  You're going to love the results.

Work with me virtually to transform the look of your home that fits your style, timeline and budget.  Let's make it yours.

Full Room E-Design

Want to give a space in your home a brand-new look?  We'll work together to create a custom design for your home from the ground up.  I'll design it, then you'll purchase everything and install it on your timeline.  By the end of the project, you'll have everything you need to create a space you absolutely love.

This package includes:

A gorgeous Design Board of your room's new look.

A detailed Space Plan that shows you how to set it up.

A complete Shopping List with direct links to products.

Comprehensive Styling Notes to help you bring the design to life.

e-Design Services start at $499.00 per room.

What's Included:

  • Selection of furniture, decor and paint color recommendations as needed for the room.
  • Design board with an inspiration image and all of the recommended furniture, decor' and paint colors.
  • Along with the design board, you'll receive a to-scale floor plan to show how the room is set up from a bird's eye view.
  • A shopping list with links to the products.  After the design is finalized, I'll upload your product list with direct shopping links and purchasing information.  You'll take it from there to put your brand-new beautiful room together.

What's Not Included:

  • Specific room styling accessories (bookshelf and tabletop decor')
  • Selection or design of custom furniture.
  • Selection or design of custom window treatments.

  • My E-Design Process

    This helps me understand the scope of your project, style, budget and wish list.  The more specific you can be the better.  If you have any special requests, please use the short answer areas to provide details.  I'll be in touch via email to follow up on next steps.

    Step 2. Email photos and a floor plan of the room to me.

    When photographing the room, make sure to capture all angles of the room in landscape mode.  I suggest starting in one corner and working your way around the room.  Use my Room Measurement Guide to help you with process.  Once you have taken your photos and completed your floor plan, please email them to

    Step 3. Pull together inspiration photos.

    Find images of rooms that show your style and create a Pinterest or Houzz board for them.  Send the link/invitation to collaborate to or email them directly.  This is a very important part of the process to make sure our visions for the look and design of the space are the same. 

    Step 4. Purchase your design package.

    You'll receive a proposal from DifferentByDesign for the e-design service that you'll be able to approve and pay online.  Payments must be receieved before the design phase begins.

    Step 5. Your Design is Ready!  Time to join the Client Portal.

    Once your design is ready, you'll receive an email invitation to view the Design Board through my private client portal.  Inside, you'll be able to offer feedback and comments so we can refine the design if needed.  Detailed instructions on how to use the portal will be in the email.

    Do You Have any Questions About the E-Design Process? 

    Good Communication for Your Design

    Anytime you send an email with questions or feedback, you will receive a response within one business day (Monday through Friday).  Timely responses from your side will ensure the best experience as well and with good communication, we can put together the design plan in just a couple of weeks!

    If you have questions, please don't hesitate to call me at (650) 400-2930 or email,.

    *Note: If there is a lapse in communication greater than 30 days without notifying me of the need for extra time, DifferentByDesign reserves the right to close the project and charge a $25.00 reopening fee.  The fee must be paid prior to continuing the project.

    Sound like a good fit? I'd love to hear more about your project.  Let's Get Started.

    Click the button below to fill out an e-design questionnaire.  I'll be in touch soon after receiving the completed questionnaire.

    Your home designed beautifully

    Client Raves

    Pat and Sandy D.


    Our house looks beautiful and spacious.  Nice job!  Staging makes a huge difference in lightness, brightness and openness.   Love it!  Thanks so much.

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