The way you decorate your home is somehow similar to choosing beautiful clothes to wear on a daily basis. An impressive interior decoration of your home or office is essential for your own state of mind, if nothing else.
Of course this is usually a job that requires a highly skilled interior decorator. You cannot simply rely on the first person who recommends himself as a great decorator, because there is always the risk of him doing an awful job.
You need to find the right decorator, and in order to do that, you need to know what to look for in a great decorator. Choose a professional who has a lot of experience in the field, who is able to show you his portfolio and who will understand all your requests and desires and make the best out of them.
It's not an easy job to find such a decorator. You need some time, effort and patience to find the right person, so here are some useful tips on where and how to find the person who will make your house look like a dream, not a nightmare.
The safest direction to follow is asking for recommendations from practically anyone you know. It would be of huge help to find someone who has recently redecorated his home and is very pleased with the decorator's job.
This way you get to personally see the work firsthand. Of course you can always go to a design center store and ask the people there to recommend you a great designer.
Of course you always have the Internet. Go online and search for as many home decorators you can find, look at pictures of their work so you can get a better idea of their style and work quality.
After finding some reasonable candidates, make sure to interview them and inquire about anything you need to know. Choose a decorator who can really listen to your ideas, after all, your money and house are at stake.