Introduction: We provide an interior and exterior Universal Design for home and business, handling projects from head to toe, including furnishings, floor planning, layouts, drawings, construction material selections, color pallets, window treatments and full design project game plans, and pulling the projects together so the builder, contractor, and/or the client can get started with a complete idea and game plan.
We offer a one-hour free on-site consultation to realize a good working communication for all parties involved. We also offer all materials specified for projects at cost plus contractor pricing. We are amazing at extracting from the client what their real needs and lifestyle are and creating a plan around their ideal atmosphere and comfortable true budget!
Array Design Studio and owner and design contractor, Laura Mineff is on a mission to have everyone embrace Universal Design. Her vision is to enhance the concepts of Universal Design for a powerful change in the approach to aging and become a voice for exposing new ideas and changing resources for living in an environment of well being through out our entire lives.
Laura’s creativity and passion to be a voice for incorporating Universal Design into everyones lives, allowing those who don’t want to move to an assisted living faucility and want to stay in their own home, has become her passionate dedication. In 2019, she has forged her path as a 25-year entrepreneur successfully helping clients and raising awareness for the benefits of Universal Design.
“The Universal Design Method is the design and composition of an environment so that it can be accessed, understood and used to the greatest extent possible by all people regardless of their age, size, ability or disability. An environment (or any building, product, or service in that environment) should be designed to meet the needs of all people who wish to use it."
Many people who enjoy watching the TV programs on design and renovation have been influenced to think that you need a whole demolition crew to make changes that will give you a wonderful updated feeling. It really doesn’t take a village to make changes that will be more conducive to your lifestyle and any challenges you may be having in reaching and bending to use the microwave or load the dishwasher. As a designer with accreditation from American Society of Interior Designers and Certified Aging in Place instructor, Certified Living in Place Professional, and Fear Free Certified, Laura takes into account all the new modifications to keep you in your home, your work place, enhancing your life experience and bringing happiness to your environment.
Laura has been very successful by incorporating the Universal Design Method to add value to the home with modifications that benefit those who are challenged with the realities of life and aging to those who embrace new technology and a beautiful living environment.
For those who think that the expense of modifying your kitchen or bedroom is just a fanciful whim that won’t be valuable… think again. You never lose by updating your home because the changes will bring you enjoyment and the ability to remain in your home. When it comes time to sell, the updates will be a great marketing features for the interested buyers. Laura’s clients can attest to this and could not be happier! "Lets embrace the joy of Living by enhancing of our environments to support our ever evolving lives!"