About the Owner

Hanneri Barnard obtained her degree in Interior Architecture (BSc. Int.) from the University of Pretoria in 2007, after which she worked in the corporate and residential design industries respectively before founding Effects Interior Design in 2010.

She is passionate about functional design focusing on usability and user experience in her designs. She believes that interior design must serve the users of a particular space and improve their use of the space notably. Function and exquisiteness are the two pillars interior design rests upon. 

Hanneri is registered with SACAP (South African Council for the Architectural Profession) as a Professional Architectural Draughtsperson which speaks to her strong technical ability and in-depth understanding of the functionality of design.  

She is also passionate about teaching and is currently involved with the Interior Design Department at TUT (Tshwane University of Technology) as a part-time lecturer in the Study of Materials.

“Design should make your world a better place and easier to live in. Everything is designed, from your car keys or the cup you drink your coffee from in the morning. To quote Steve Jobs: ” Design is not just what it looks like, design is how it works”

About the Company

Effects Interior design offers turnkey interior design and installation solutions for clients in the Residential, Retail and Commercial sectors.

Incorporating the clients’ vision and budget into functional and beautiful interiors, while focusing on exceptional service and quality, are what sets us apart from the rest. The core values of Effects Interior Design is excellence, adaptability and going above and beyond for our clients.

Over the years we have worked with and built a network of reputable architects, contractors, engineers and professionals from all trades involved in interior design to enable us to offer exceptional service to our clients.

We believe that every client is unique and therefore we are passionate about offering tailor-made solutions for each individual client.