Featured Project: Tribeca Loft by Jane Kim Design via ChicTip.com

Featured Project: Tribeca Loft by Jane Kim Design via ChicTip.com

Jane Kim Design has paid great attention to detail as they designed the 1400 square foot Tribeca loft. The modern architects at the firm have…

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Featured Project: The Modern House Estate Agents - Charlotte Street

Featured Project: The Modern House Estate Agents – Charlotte Street

I really love this master bathroom interior featured by Plastolux.  Replace artwork, add towel warmers, a heated floor, and full shower enclosure to allow for…

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Dream Home : Warehouse Conversion by Steven Volpe | Interior Design Blog - Interior Design Ideas, Tips & Inspiration

Dream Home : Warehouse Conversion by Steven Volpe | Interior Design Blog – Interior Design Ideas, Tips & Inspiration

Dream Home : Warehouse Conversion by Steven Volpe | Interior Design Blog – Interior Design Ideas, Tips & Inspiration. These are the kinds of spaces…

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Modest, Modern and Beautiful Addition: Kensington House by Fox Johnston

Modest, Modern and Beautiful Addition: Kensington House by Fox Johnston

It is inspiring to see great design using basic materials like brick for a modest and modern extension for a home. In these tough economic…

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Planning the addition and alteration of 224 Mulberry Street, New York City

Planning the addition and alteration of 224 Mulberry Street, New York City

224 Mulberry Street, located in the heart of Little Italy, New York City, is currently a 3-story parking garage. About a year ago, my company…

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Designer: Philip Gorrivan on Dream Clients and Decorating For Families

Designer: Philip Gorrivan on Dream Clients and Decorating For Families

Philip Gorrivan on Dream Clients and Decorating For Families – Curbed Interviews – Curbed National. Recently, Integrity Contracting www.iciny.com had the pleasure of working with…

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What is cerused (aka "limed" oak?

What is cerused (aka “limed” oak?

      One of the finishes featured in a townhouse project I’m working on is cerused oak.  A beautifully interesting finish that accents the…

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The Brooklyn Home Company's New Projects

The Brooklyn Home Company’s New Projects

I spoke with James Ryan of Brooklyn Home Company today after seeing Wendy Goodman’s NYT feature of his company’s work.  Perhaps we’ll do some work…

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The Townhouse Renovation To Rule Them All...By An Amateur

The Townhouse Renovation To Rule Them All…By An Amateur

The Townhouse Renovation To Rule Them All…By An Amateur   Although I don’ t recommend it, sometimes a non-professional can get a stunning result when…

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NYC's Narrowest House Returns to Market Asking $4.3 Million

NYC’s Narrowest House Returns to Market Asking $4.3 Million

NYC’s Narrowest House Returns to Market Asking $4.3 Million Between the Great Recession and green trends, the move at all income levels is to live…

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A Light Bulb So Stylish It Doesn’t Need a Shade

A Light Bulb So Stylish It Doesn’t Need a Shade

AHAlife : A Light Bulb So Stylish It Doesn’t Need a Shade. Featured by ahalife.com today is a energy saving light bulb that is so…

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A Look at Design Book 'Living Traditions: Interiors' by Matthew Patrick Smyth -- New York Magazine

A Look at Design Book ‘Living Traditions: Interiors’ by Matthew Patrick Smyth — New York Magazine

A Look at Design Book ‘Living Traditions: Interiors’ by Matthew Patrick Smyth — New York Magazine. I recently had the great fortune of getting a…

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Rental Renovation: Fashion Designer Sylvia Heisel’s Taped-Up West Chelsea Apartment

Rental Renovation: Fashion Designer Sylvia Heisel’s Taped-Up West Chelsea Apartment

One way to renovate on the cheap.  GEOMETRY! Fashion Designer Sylvia Heisel’s Taped-Up West Chelsea Apartment – Home Design Spring 2011 — New York Magazine….

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