It is often difficult to distinguish where architecture ends and interior design begins. At MDP, we believe that interior design is an integral part of the architecture . Our interior design team works closely with clients, developers and architects to create an atmosphere that is suitable to the residents, family and staff.
We offer a full range of interior design services to all segments of the senior living and healthcare market. Our services include programming, space planning, test fits, schematic design and design development, construction drawings, custom furniture design, furniture and artwork selection, purchasing and installation, furniture inventory and graphic design.
With decades of combined experience in healthcare and senior living design, our designers have received numerous awards, focusing on research-based design of therapeutic environments with a mission of providing resident-family-caregiver-friendly design. This specialized marketplace is inspired not only from traditional healthcare design, but also residential, hospitality, and commercial/retail projects.
Our graphics department provides complete wayfinding and identity systems designed for ADA compliance and flexibility. We can help you conform to the new Federal ADA standards for interior sign systems. Whether you are constructing a new facility or remodeling an existing one, our designers can guide you through the ins and outs of ADA regulations. We strive to create signage packages that make creative use of color and materials that are in keeping with the design of the building.
A Master Plan is a road map for your facility. It is based on long-term planning goals, which address your organization's future. The Master Planning process helps you determine whether your facilities are compatible with your long-range goals or if your environment needs to be adapted to support these goals. Our Master Planning specialists lead a detail process that creates an opportunity for parties to provide input, and for a final Plan to be prepared that best suits your vision for the future.
We know the senior market place, the profile is clear to us and we design for your target audience. With the creative use of space, our interiors reflect mood, comfort, and active adult lifestyle. The accessorizing and room themes further relate to your resident’’s everyday life. Our model home merchandising experts can assist you from start to finish.
We offer a comprehensive ‘‘Turn-Key’’ package through our procurement division and would have full responsibility of purchasing, warehousing and installing all furnishings and furniture. As purchasing agent, dealing directly with manufacturers and representatives, we save our clients time and money to ensure that the project is brought in budget and in a timely fashion. Our firm has established systems and procedures to monitor and control the F.F. & E. budget so our client’’s budget / quality / design expectations are met and frequently exceeded.
An essential foundation for every future design decision, effective space planning sets the stage for successful interiors--interiors that work functionally and please aesthetically. Our planners allocate space effectively in venues from retirement communities, hospitals and office buildings, using such tools as square-foot analyses and bubble and block diagrams as well as prototype plans and clear details, for optimum design results.