What We Do

Whether a renovation or new construction and across the budget spectrum, Bidgood takes the time and care to get to know you and tailor a design to suit your unique requirements, lifestyle and taste.

Our design process is research-heavy with a deep discovery stage that lets us unlock your style and open up a world of possibilities. This approach pays dividends by ensuring our spaces are unique and meaningful, rather than imposing a singular design aesthetic.

While every outcome is different, our work has a common thread: unpretentious, utterly enjoyable design anchored in a thoughtful, tactile experience. We are adept at achieving creative expression within boundaries, whatever they may be.

A simple, integrated process


Programming and Schematic Design

• Project kick-off, research and discovery
• Space programming and area calculations
• Site analysis including bylaw and building code restrictions
• Floor plan and base building analysis
• Create schematic floor plans
• Prepare mood boards and concept direction
• High-level construction budgeting (optional)
• Schematic Design Presentation


Concept and Design Development

• Further develop concept, design direction, floor and ceiling plans
• Source and select all finishes, fixtures, equipment, and hardware
• Prepare 2D and 3D visualizations
• Collaborate with other licensed professionals in the areas of architecture, mechanical electrical and structural engineering as required
• Design Development Presentation(s)


Pricing Package Documentation

• Prepare pricing drawings, including: demolition plans, floor plans, interior door schedules, interior elevations, electrical mark-up and reflected ceiling plans, and millwork drawings, to a 80-90% level of detail
• Prepare schedules for finishes, fixtures, equipment and hardware
• Liaise with contractor throughout bidding process
• Cost engineering as required


Construction Documentation

• Prepare construction drawings, including: demolition plans, floor plans, interior door schedules, interior elevations, electrical mark-up and reflected ceiling plans, millwork drawings, millwork sections, and details to a full level of detail
• Finalize schedules for finishes, fixtures equipment and hardware
• Accommodate any cost engineering efforts in drawing package


Furniture, Artwork and Accessories

• Inventory items to be reused
• Furniture layouts and budgeting
• Curation of new furnishings, artwork, and accessories to complement design
• Prepare purchase orders
• Arrange delivery and installation of furnishings on site


Construction Administration

• Attend site visits to review progress on site
• Review shop drawings and submittals
• Respond to queries and provide supplemental information throughout construction phase
• Conduct deficiency walkthrough

A proven approach

Good design takes time to create, document and procure; for Bidgood, a holistic process is key to creating a meaningful and impactful space.

We are methodical in our approach, rooting every project in a thoughtfully developed concept and ensuring every decision and selection strengthens the founding vision. We avoid short-term trends by only aligning details with this concept. We embody the end user in a personal and profound way to ensure our spaces have depth and longevity. Each project follows the same methodology to ensure a tailor made, perfect reflection of the user is achieved, no matter the project size.

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