A family of four living on the Upper East Side wanted to give their living room a needed boost of color, and to create a modern, luxurious feel in their apartment. But we found that their oversized brown couches and taupe walls were crowding out sunlight, making it difficult to create the space they wanted. Before/After As a dual-purpose space, the ...

When an Upper West Side family decided to transform their outdated duplex along Riverside Drive, they tasked Decor Aid with creating a spacious, modern home that could accommodate their expanding family. Before After By reconfiguring the duplex’s layout, we were able to establish areas of the home where everyone could gather communally: a family room prime for movie night and a small ...

When a bachelor financial analyst purchased a new condo with floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking Gramercy Park, he reached out to Decor Aid, and tasked us with creating a space that could encompass his highly refined, minimalist sensibility. Before After Upon arriving at the apartment, we noticed that one of the space’s most enviable qualities, floor-to-ceiling windows, would also be our biggest ...

When an Upper East Side family learned that their entire apartment building would be undergoing some serious renovations, they decided to take the opportunity to redesign the interior of their apartment. They got in touch with Decor Aid, and asked that we transform their space into a cohesive and vibrant space that could fit within the confines of their contract ...

With New York City apartments, striking a balance between space and location can often feel like an impossibility. Our client loved the block her apartment was on, but couldn’t find the right layout for the space. So she got in touch with Decor Aid, and asked us to solve her dilemma by crafting a cohesive place within her small place. ...

Our clients, two website developers who commute from New Jersey to New York, initially tasked Decor Aid with a backyard redesign. Along with their dog, Francis, they wanted a backyard space where they could relax after work, grow vegetables and host get-togethers on the weekend. Before After Wood walls and floors dominated the outdoor space, and so we sourced a metal ...

When a New Jersey business women decided to transform her home office, she reached out to Decor Aid, and tasked us wit carving out a workspace within her Montclair home. Before After By blending contemporary and traditional elements, with refreshing and colorful accents, we were able to create a space that was wholly reflective of our client’s unique sense of ...

The frenetic pace of New York is unquestionably appealing, but it also pushes urban dwellers to search for quiet sanctuaries within the city’s confines. That’s why a Turtle Bay family with two young children contacted Décor Aid to transform their townhouse into a tranquil residence. Before After The five-level townhouse was constrained by space and lacked a plethora of sunlight, so our master designer planned to brightened ...

Balancing aesthetics and practicality is a design challenge for the ages for Manhattan apartments. So when a bachelor financier purchased a downtown Manhattan loft, he commissioned us with solving this exact predicament. Our client operates his financial operation remotely, and so he wanted to transform his dark, cavernous space into a luxurious loft that could serve as a multifunctional space for ...

Finding the “perfect” New York City apartment can be all about choosing your battles. Having a space with great light and large windows might come at the expense of proximity to public transit. Nabbing a condo in the school district you want may mean having to settle for less-than-optimal square footage. For Lisa and Anthony, the clients for this particular ...