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homeowners engage Maureen's service for their residence, there is an identifiable
moment when she can sense the creative doors being opened - from that point
she searches and learns all the nuances in order to enhance a specific vision.
During these formative meetings, Maureen finds that her listening skills are
often most engaged when the clients have stopped speaking: Sometimes clients
need her to identify the messages hidden within the silences.
In this business, Maureen stresses that ideas are constantly being refined and reworked in order to produce a client's design vision. To keep these ideas ever-fresh, she travels to study architecture that's relevant to her projects. Maureen's style is client-centric, as evidenced by the numerous styles her portfolio boasts. Overall, Maureen enjoys detail-rich designs like Green-Revival, but has also mastered the contemporary, historical, Tuscan and Country French genres. In monochromatic interiors, texture is a key ingredient, as is considering the interplay of proportion, scale and architectural features.