ASID – The American Society
of Interior Design
The American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) is a
nonprofit professional society representing the interests of interior
designers and the interior design community. Their website is a good
starting point for both those wishing to locate reputable designers,
and as a designers resource.
ASID’s nationwide search engines for the interior designer their
online database. Search features allow you to search for designers
using specific criteria.
of Home Builders
NAHB is a Washington, D.C.-based trade association. Chief
among NAHB’s goals is providing and expanding opportunities
for all consumers to have safe, decent and affordable housing.
Some tips from the folks at the Taunton Press on coffered
ceilings and faux beams.
ASID - American Society
of Interior Designers
A community of people — designers, industry representatives,
educators and students — committed to interior design. Through
education, knowledge sharing, advocacy, community building and outreach,
the Society strives to advance the interior design profession and,
in the process, to demonstrate and celebrate the power of design to
positively change people's lives.
BIASC - Building
Industry Association of Southern California
The Building Industry Association of Southern California
(BIA/SC) is a nonprofit trade association representing 1,850 member
companies with more than 200,000 employees. It's mission is to promote
and protect the industry to ensure it's members' success in providing
homes for all Southern Californians.