Grand Mall, Gurgaon
The Door Maze
6000 sq. ft.
When the owner of Karnav Floors and Doors approached us, he was very clear about wanting a design solution that’d do justice to their wide range of products in a very tiny space, and we delivered.
There is evidently no stronger sense than touch, especially when it comes to interiors and materials, so having to deal with a tiny space of 600sqft and a wide range of products to be put on display, the team at ACad Studios - Best Architecture in Gurgaon came up with the idea of creating a maze, a highly engaging space that allows you to walk through a maze of their products, doors opening up to new spaces, flooring changing while you walk along the spaces and while at it, the customer/visitor is forced to touch and feel the products which incorporate 12 different door designs and more than 40 flooring designs.
Hence, the name “The Door Maze”.
THE DESIGN PROCESS
Although coming up with the concept of a maze was exciting enough in itself, the functionality of such a tiny space also played a very important role in the design process. A maze couldn’t have been taken quite literally; our objective was to display our products and not perplex our clients. So, to create a space that would be highly engaging, a decision was made on creating six pods, formed by the opening and closing of doors. The planning was done in such a way that, once you enter through the fancy glass showroom entrance you will get into this maze of doors and flooring materials with each section also serving a purpose.
The first pod is the entry to the maze, and the first door takes you to the reception area wherein you see more doors to choose from and access the next pod. Once you are through and reach the end of the showroom, it holds a selection tray with a range of door options to choose from and all the pods in between, serving their purpose of displaying products and house seatings which then doubles up as private meeting rooms for clients.
The well-thought interiors and display of material are done in ways that only complimenting designs and patterns run in a specific pod making the spaces more interesting and not heavy on the eye.
Since it was designed during the Pandemic, another thought that went into this design was the idea of creating those pods as small spaces so that they wouldn’t house more than three people at once, limiting the number of people gathering and making it a covid friendly.
The final product that we see now not only delivers what the client wanted but also in itself creates a masterpiece, a maze, functional spaces, and appealing interiors.
Aayush managed the interiors of my house. He welcomed all the designed concepts we had in our mind and produced a new concept catering to our needs. He managed the entire construction process and delivered on time with a very good quality. We never worried about anything during our deal.
Excellent organization and efficient working style. Highly recommend them.
ACad Studio designed and managed the construction process of our office space. We saved a lot of time and money under their surveillance. The design was outstanding. Every time I enter my office I feel like walking in my garden. We had a strict opening date. Aayush managed the entire site and delivered the project as planned.
I am really impressed by the professional working of ACAD studio. They provide end to end solution. Based on couple of initial discussions, decided to get my 7000 sq feet dream house built by ACAD studio. They work by schedule and deliver all milestones. I would say it is a one place for all architecture, interior designing, construction needs.
Highly Professional and super creative
Ayush and his team are professional, courteous and polite. They are excellent at understanding what the client wants and dexterously weaving their ideology into the clients’ thereby generating a unique and best suited plan for their clients. It has been a wonderful experience having them aboard for our dream house and looking forward to more projects in future.