Frequently Asked Questions

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Frequently Asked Questions

In the world of luxury interior design, it’s natural to have questions. To assist you, we have compiled a list of FAQs about our services, so you can explore the world of design with confidence.

April Hamilton is based in the heart of Surrey, the UK’s most prestigious county. Our primary project location is in London, but we also serve clients in various other locations in the UK and Europe.


Because we offer high-end suppliers, artisans, and exquisite materials that affluent clients truly appreciate. Our team, led by Rosie and Charlotte, brings a unique blend of experience and youthful enthusiasm to provide a personal touch that sets us apart. We are committed to personalisation, wellness, and meticulous attention to detail, ensuring your lifestyle is enhanced in the best way possible.

We are adept at navigating budgets effectively, ensuring resources are allocated wisely, and the end result aligns perfectly with your expectations. And don’t just take our word for it – look at our testimonials. Our clients are consistently appreciative and delighted with their homes, and we are eager to share their satisfaction with you. Choose April Hamilton for interior design excellence tailored to your needs.

Engaging a designer is essential for numerous reasons. They add value on multiple levels, providing a sense of security that the outcome will align perfectly with your lifestyle and aspirations. Designers excel at creating timeless designs that withstand changing trends and maintain their appeal for years to come.

When you take on a project, regardless of its size, it involves coordinating multiple suppliers and artisans, making it a massively complex endeavor. Designers play a critical role in ensuring the smooth running of the project from beginning to end. They excel in translation, bridging the gap between you and the various professionals involved, ensuring everything comes together seamlessly.

Orchestration is key in this process. Designers understand the programming side of the project, knowing when components need to come into play, when they should be delivered, and how they should be assembled. This level of oversight is crucial to ensure that the project stays on track and aligns with your initial vision. At the same time, the logistical nature of this business can present practical challenges that require experienced problem-solving. Designers have the expertise and competence to find solutions when hurdles arise.

Considering that interior design is a significant investment, both emotionally and financially, it is crucial to choose an experienced designer who is familiar with the preferences of affluent clients. Their expertise and guidance can make all the difference in achieving the desired outcome.

Trust in your designer is paramount. We understand the significance of this trust and are here solely for you, independently from anything else. Transparency is a core value that supports your confidence in our services. With extensive experience working with affluent clients, we know precisely what is expected of us.

When you open your home to a designer, you’re entrusting them to create a comfortable, functional, and practical space. Building trust is essential in this process, as any element of distrust can lead to a rocky road. We emotionally invest in every project and are committed to delivering outcomes that surpass your expectations.

A great collaborative relationship is key. During the briefing and conceptual stage, we encourage clients to share their aspirations and ideas to guide our design direction. We don’t proceed with detailed designing until this stage has been explored and approved, ensuring that your input has steered us in the right direction.

At this design stage, we believe in giving the designer the creative freedom to craft a scheme you’ll love. Our track record of building long-term relationships with clients, many of which started from referrals, speaks to our reputation for creating comfortable and beautiful homes. Trust is the cornerstone of our design process.

April Hamilton’s projects are located in various geographical areas. While our primary base is in London, we have experience working on projects both nationally and internationally.

Absolutely. We understand the importance of client meetings, and we are committed to meeting you at your chosen location.

Yes, we do. We offer complimentary site visits and project appraisals to help us understand your project’s requirements and your vision.

At April Hamilton, we handle a wide range of projects, from small-scale to large-scale. Please reach out to discuss your requirements further, we’d always love to hear from you.

Your budget is an essential factor in the design process. We work closely with you to understand your budget and ensure it aligns with your design aspirations.

Certainly. April Hamilton offers both architectural interior designer and interior design services, and you can engage them individually or together.

We offer initial consultations to discuss your project. These consultations serve as a valuable starting point and are typically complimentary.

Our fee structure is transparent and tailored to the scope of your project. We determine fees based on the complexity and scale of the work required.

We offer flexible payment schedules, ensuring that payments are manageable and aligned with the project’s milestones.


April Hamilton specialises in creating timeless contemporary & classical interiors tailored perfectly to your lifestyle.

Our design process is a well-defined journey, starting with an initial consultation and progressing through conceptual design, detailed design development, sourcing, and implementation.

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The timeline for a project can vary depending on its complexity and scale. We provide estimates for project duration, but it’s important to understand that variables may affect the timeline.

Absolutely. April Hamilton’s portfolio showcases a range of completed projects. A lot of our projects we’re unable to photograph due to privacy restrictions, however we’ve been lucky enough to photograph some beautiful projects which you’ll see in our portfolio.

We know that making decisions about your home’s design is a deeply personal journey. If you have more questions or are ready to elevate your living space to luxurious new heights, we invite you to contact us today.

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