The Journey - Project Mekē


Understanding the clients  

  • Space was too cramped and wanted an open concept kitchen/living/dining room
  • Removal of wall between kitchen/living room
  • Add more functionality with plenty of cabinets and storage
  • Ideally want a kitchen island, window banquette seating & purpose built areas for small appliances
  • Increase brightness and lighting.
  • Modern minimal style
  • Design concept and layout proposal discussed with client for feedback and approval
  • Layout proposal sent to General contractors & trades to determine feasibility and preliminary renovation cost
  • Finishing touches are added to perfect the design concept
  • Materials are applied to model and finalized
  • 3D modelling to showcase the overall concept


  • Construction material and finishes are selected and presented to the client.
  • Sample boards presented to client for review & approval
  • Design concept is converted into workcopy construction drawings such as elevation, electrical lighting plan, millwork/fabrication specifications, etc.
  • Drawings provided to general contractor and relevant trades for guidance during demolition & construction.


  • Renovation activity begins
  • Site visits during critical stages of construction
  • Assessment is made to verify the design plans and make any adjustments necessary after demolition
  • All materials and finishings needed for construction are sourced 
  • Final walkthrough with client to address any deficiencies before completing the project