When you’re an interior designer, you have to keep on top of the latest design trends. In addition, it’s important that you know all the terms used by other designers and industries. These definitions will help you sound like an expert in your field!
Air conditioning is a cooling system that removes heat from the air, and then pumps it outside. It can be installed in the window, or in the wall.
Air conditioning systems work by removing heat from inside your home and replacing it with cool air from outside your home. Air conditioners use electricity to run fans, compressors and other components that help remove hot air from your house while pushing in cooler external air through vents throughout your house’s walls.
Acrylic is a synthetic polymer that’s used to make acrylic paint, fiberglass, and Plexiglas. In interior design, it’s most often seen as a finish for furniture and other objects. Acrylic can be applied in a variety of ways: with spray guns or brushes (for smaller surfaces), rollers (for larger ones), and even automated machines that apply it by dipping items into vats filled with liquid acrylic.
Acrylic has many benefits as an interior design material: it dries quickly; doesn’t shrink or warp when wet; remains flexible so it won’t crack over time; doesn’t require priming before painting on top of it; comes in many different colors; doesn’t fade from exposure to sunlight like oil-based paints do
Architectural Digest is a monthly magazine that covers architecture, interior design and landscape architecture. It was founded in 1920 by Beaumont Smith. The headquarters for Architectural Digest is located in Los Angeles, California where it has a circulation of 1.5 million copies per month.
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