I had an interesting discussion come up in my business class - when I said "high end" design, I was asked (naturally) if that meant expensive....which got me thinking about the differences between these terms we all use so easily - but our clients may not know what we mean.
"good design" - what is that? how do you concisely explain that to a layperson?
is "high end" design always "good design", and vice versa?
what makes "high end design" high end?
How about company types? design build vs design only, vs those that include maintenance - comments there that relate to the above??
What design (or installation) principles do you consider good vs bad?
I am working on .... something... a blog post, a flier, not sure, but I'd love to hear from other professionals and students in the industry how you've addressed this - while I think and write and.....