Maria Fredgaard

Maria is the founder of GoDownsize. While studying architecture in Denmark she became fascinated with designing living spaces for boats, tiny houses, RVs, and other small spaces. She mainly writes about space optimization, interior design, and downsizing. She's also in charge of our YouTube channel. Read more about Maria here.

Can Interior Designers Save You Money? (5 Helpful Examples)

Everyone wishes that their home could resemble the pictures that grace the covers of glossy home décor magazines. If they could justify the potential cost of hiring an interior designer, most people would jump at the opportunity to revamp their homes! However, most people don’t realize that hiring an interior designer may actually save you …

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Do I Need an Interior Designer or a Decorator? (Helpful Tips)

Do you need an interior designer or an interior decorator? An interior designer can completely reshape and remodel a space and fill it with new and exciting things. An interior decorator can recreate the space you already have with different styles or ideas without having to tear down walls. Asking whether you need a Designer …

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Tiny House Rules In California You Should Know (Explained)

According to “Tiny House Society”, the state of California has an overall score of 7/10 for being friendly toward tiny houses. Although that is a generous score, we think it should be higher. Why? Because California laws are changing. Recently, California has been making moves to amend their tiny house rules, policies and laws to …

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What Exactly Do Interior Designers Do? (Tasks & Duties)

Many interior designers have businesses of their own. But you also find interior designers working for architectural firms, design departments of large institutions or industries, interior design firms, and retail. But what exactly do they do? Let’s dig into the details. What Exactly Does An Interior Designer Do? Interior designers help to make building beautiful, …

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