Date: January 27th 2023
This Interior Design Services Agreement (hereinafter referred to as the "Agreement") is entered into by and between Interior designer (hereinafter referred to as the "Designer") and Sample Client (hereinafter referred to as the "Client", collectively referred to as the "Parties"), both of whom agree to be bound by this Agreement.
The location of the property where the Designer will perform their services is at [PROPERTY ADDRESS], hereinafter referred as to the "Property", specifically the following rooms:
The Client warrants that they own the Property and/or holds the authority to engage the Designer in such activity.
This Agreement shall be effective on the date of signing this Agreement (the "Effective Date") and will end ["upon completion of the work" or "on END DATE"].
Upon the end of the term of the Agreement, this Agreement will not be automatically renewed for a new term.
The Parties agree that the Designer shall perform the following services at the site of the Property:
PRICE AND PAYMENT
The Client agrees to compensate the Designer a flat fee of [$XXX USD] for the completion of the Project. Of this, the Client will pay the Designer [$XXX USD] before work begins as a non-refundable deposit.
The Designer agrees to invoice the Client for the total amount paid. The Client agree that in the event that the invoice is not paid before the specified due date, the Designer will be entitled to charge a late fee of [LATE FEE]%.
RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE CLIENT
RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE DESIGNER
This Agreement is ongoing until it expires or the work is completed. Either party may end this Agreement for any reason by sending an email or letter to the other party, informing the recipient that the sender is ending the Agreement. The Designer must immediately stop working as soon as it receives this notice unless the notice says otherwise.
If either party ends this Agreement before the Project is completed, the Client will pay the Designer for the work done up until when the Agreement ends and will reimburse the Designer for any agreed-upon, non-cancellable expenses.
The Client gives the Designer permission to use photography, video recordings, drafts and renderings as part of portfolios, websites, in galleries, and in other media, so long as it is to showcase the work product and not for any other purpose.
The Parties agree not to indemnify and hold one another harmless. This also applies to their affiliates, agents, officers, employees, and/or successors. The Parties in this Agreement in addition agree to assign against all (if any) claims, liabilities, damages, losses, penalties, punitive damages, expenses, any arising reasonable legal fees and/or costs of any kind or any amount that may arise. This includes, but is not limited to, any amount which may result from the negligence of or the breach of this Agreement by the Party that is indemnified, its successors and assigns that occurs in terms of this Agreement.
This section will remain in full force and tact as well as effect, even upon the termination of the Agreement naturally or the early termination by either of the Parties.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
Neither party is liable for breach-of-contract damages that the breaching party could not reasonably have foreseen when it entered this Agreement. This section remains in full force and effect even after termination of the Agreement by its natural termination or the early termination by either party.
ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTION
Any dispute or difference whatsoever arising out of or in connection with this Agreement shall be submitted to arbitration, mediation and negotiation in accordance with, and subject to the laws of the United States of America.
The Parties agree that any amendments made to this Agreement must be in writing, where they must be signed by both Parties to this Agreement. Accordingly, any amendments made by the Parties will be applied to this Agreement.
The Parties agree not to assign any of the responsibilities in this Agreement to a third party, unless consented to by both Parties in writing.
This Agreement contains the entire agreement and understanding among the Parties to it with respect to its subject matter, and supersedes all prior agreements, understandings, inducements and conditions, express or implied, oral or written, of any nature whatsoever with respect to its subject matter. The express terms of the Agreement control and supersede any course of performance and/or usage of the trade inconsistent with any of its terms.
This Agreement is legal and binding between the Parties as stated above. The Parties each represent that they have the authority to enter into this Agreement.
If any provision of this Agreement is found to be void and unenforceable by a court of competent jurisdiction, then the remaining provisions will remain in force in accordance with the Parties' intention.
The Client and the Designer may sign this document using Bonsai's e-signing system. These electronic signatures count as originals for all purposes.
The Parties hereby agree to the terms and conditions set forth in this Agreement and such is demonstrated by their signatures below: