"Worry less, enjoy more."
We can not expect you to be a perfect building coordinator, any more than we would excel in your field of expertise. That is why we take all your worries away from you in a professional manner. As a result, the entire building process will be a smooth and pleasant experience for you. This way we do not have to unnecessarily confiscate your limited and valuable time. All we expect from you is that you occasionally cut a nice knot or confirm a pleasant choice. Completely carefree, from first conversation to final delivery.
Every STRAF project has a unique design stamp, you can recognize this elegant mix of vernacular, tradition & contemporary. Natural and sustainable materials provide the extra depth to each project. Everything leads to a contemporary living environment, based on a warm feeling of security and comfort that is equipped with the latest technologies. We prepare all the documents required for the license approval and provide a detailed budget of the works for client approval. We assist the client in the bidding process and prepare a team of selected builders and craftsmen. Regular site visits, quality control and client correspondence to keep you updated with the planning and progress of the project.
Julie Claes and her team bring radiance and character into harmony with the residents. Julie Claes is known for her human approach , giving each interior a unique twist and rising far above the middle. We handpick all products and reclaimed materials for our custom-made designs. Through co-design meetings we get to know each other better, we create sketches, preliminary plans and concept. The final design proposal includes all the main guidelines of the project and a budget estimate.
With our passion for craftsmanship, creativity, tactile and natural materials, and a lived-in sensibility, we take our projects one step further by offering the details that infuse your space with character and practicality. This is a bespoke service where we hand-pick, curate or design, custom-made and reclaimed furniture, natural Belgian linens, fine art, ceramics, lighting, and homeware. With our extensive knowledge, we offer you the personal approach needed to create a warm home.
We love to create the outdoor, since we believe the different parts should not be separated. This is a bespoke service where we draw the architectural lines of the garden and define the volumes. We work together with a botanical specialist to create a continuous explosion of greens in spring and a continuous explosion of deep autumn colours later during fall season.