Find a interior designer in Hackensack, NJ

Find interior designers in Hackensack, NJ

Find interior designers in Hackensack, NJ

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Find interior designers in Hackensack, NJ

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Top 10 interior designers in Hackensack, NJ

Homeowners agree: these Hackensack interior designers are highly rated for knowledge, experience, communication, and more.
Ribar Designs

Ribar Designs

5.0(2)
Offers online services
26+ years in business
Serves Hackensack, NJ
Dave N. says, "We did a bathroom renovation, complete gut job. Rick handled contractor, permits (condo board questions and applications), everything and brought the project in on budget. The end result is stunning. More space, and the design coordinates with the building's architecture. Entirely recommend working with Rick on your next project" Read more
Rinat Lavi Interiors Inc

Rinat Lavi Interiors Inc

New on HomeGuide
Offers online services
2 hires on HomeGuide
19+ years in business
Serves Hackensack, NJ
Over 20 years of hands on experience and dozens of completed projects ranging from one room to full residences. RLI prides in incorporating architectural design that is sophisticated and timeless and yet suited to the client's needs and tastes. Creating my client's dream home is my utmost joy. Design is my passion and I love educating my clients as we go through the process. I love art and traveling to new places which influence and inspire my work.
Redwood Renovation

Redwood Renovation

5.0(2)
Offers online services
2+ years in business
Serves Hackensack, NJ
Stephanie G. says, "En realidad, me sorprendió su puntualidad, excelente trabajo, su personal muy capacitado fue un gusto trabajar con ellos" Read more
Majestic Group Barnaby Mechanical Piping & Heat

Majestic Group Barnaby Mechanical Piping & Heat

5.0(1)
Offers online services
2 hires on HomeGuide
Serves Hackensack, NJ
Mary B. says, "Mr. Barnaby was a most helpful person as I was unsure of what I should do regarding my furnace and with winter upon us I was very worried. Mr. Barnaby calmed my fears and said he'd be at my home at 6pm! Mr. Barnaby arrived and almost immediatley diagnosed the problem! He explained a bit about how the furnace works and advised me of maintaining it. In just under an hour the furnace was up and running! He cleaned out the furnace which was in an awful state and he showed me how to do it! Mr. Barnaby is a most helpful, knowledgeable and kind man. I highly recommend Majestic Group Barnaby Mechanical and have put them in my home/address book! A thousand thanks Mr. Barnaby!" Read more
Nessing Design

Nessing Design

New on HomeGuide
Offers online services
13+ years in business
Serves Hackensack, NJ
Established in 2011, Nessing Design is an interdisciplinary luxury interior design and decor consulting firm with offices in New York City and Southampton, N.Y. Founded on the belief that quality design has the power not only to transform spaces, but to enhance lives, we take a personal, hands-on approach to working with clients locally and nationwide to create beautiful, functional places in which to live, work, and play. Handling commissions that range in style from casually elegant to strictly tailored to sumptuously lush, Nessing Design taps some of the brightest minds in interior design, architecture, and high-end construction to tai...
Greenwich Design Architects, Inc.

Greenwich Design Architects, Inc.

5.0(2)
Offers online services
3 hires on HomeGuide
41+ years in business
Serves Hackensack, NJ
Caren W. says, "The architect was very professional and responsible throughout the project. He was helpful searching and ordering stuffs that wasn’t part of his contract. I’m very happy with his work. Will definitely go back to them if I have another flipping project. " Read more
Studio C Architects

Studio C Architects

New on HomeGuide
Offers online services
11+ years in business
Serves Hackensack, NJ
We are a full service architectural and interior design firm located in Little Neck that provided personalized attention to all our clients. We turn our client's dream home into reality!
RFLS

RFLS

5.0(2)
Top Pro
Offers online services
9+ years in business
Serves Hackensack, NJ
Maximilian R. says, "I was impressed by their attention to details after I received a first draft of the design. Whenever I brought up a concern, they addressed it immediately guided me through the whole process. " Read more
International Designers

International Designers

New on HomeGuide
Offers online services
11+ years in business
Serves Hackensack, NJ
International Designers is an international firm created by Award-Winning Interior Designer Rita Chraibi, with offices in Miami, New York, Paris, and Casablanca. Rita Chraibi Has been designing luxury residential interiors around Miami, around New York and around the world. Her “French touch” is highly appreciated in places where an “Art de Vivre” (Art of Living) is of the utmost importance. The most luxurious fashion houses, private residences, residential buildings, and hospitality projects have been marked with the seal of the incomparable elegance of Rita Chraibi’s design. We will transform your unique interior design vision into a realit
Grand Designs NY

Grand Designs NY

New on HomeGuide
Offers online services
10+ years in business
Serves Hackensack, NJ
Founded in 2014, Grand Designs NY is a premier design and remodeling firm serving New York and surrounding areas. With a focus on high-end design, the company provides an all-inclusive service from conceptualization to procurement and build, with an emphasis on fixed, transparent fees. Grand Designs NY prides itself on its ability to guide clients through the entire process, offering expert advice and realistic budget proposals. Their team, with backgrounds in civil engineering, architecture, and design, is committed to ensuring a beautiful end result that meets clients' objectives and budgetary needs.

Your Interior Design questions, answered

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on HomeGuide.

How much do interior designers charge in my area?

Interior designers charge $50 to $200 per hour on average, depending on the scope of work and the decorator's experience. Hiring an interior designer costs $5 to $17 per square foot for consultation, design work, management, and furnishings. A 1-hour in-home consultation costs $50 to $450.

What does an interior designer do?

Interior designers provide decorating aesthetics, layout and space planning, and structural design expertise to make interior spaces functional, safe, and attractive. Designers help select color palettes, furniture, lighting, paint, wallpaper, fabric, window treatments, and accessories. Designers also work with you, suppliers, architects, and contractors to coordinate the entire design, building, and installation process.

What is the difference between an interior designer and an interior decorator?

  • Interior decorators provide aesthetic assistance for pre-constructed homes and rooms. Decorators focus on style, color palettes, furniture, lighting, paint, wallpaper, fabric, window treatments, and accessories. Interior decorating doesn't address structural work, exterior elements, or how the space functions.

    Interior decorators are not required to be certified or have a degree, but may have taken courses.
  • Interior designers provide decorating aesthetics, space planning, and structural design expertise. Interior designers work with you, your architects, and your builders through the architectural design phase, the construction or renovation stages, and the complete interior decorating process.

    Interior designers are formally trained and may be required to have a degree or certifications to practice as designers. Designers are trained in drafting, lighting, computer-aided design (CAD), drawing, space planning, architecture, furniture design, and color and fabric.

How do interior designers work with clients?

  1. Interior designers ask the client to complete a detailed questionnaire before the initial consultation.
  2. After scoping the project, the designer sets the expectations, timeline, and explains estimated costs.
  3. Designers will begin working on the structural and aesthetic design, while considering building codes, safety and flow, space planning, and current design trends.
  4. Designers present at least two design concepts, layout plans, mood boards, furniture, colors, and work hands-on with the client to finalize the details and decor.
  5. Designers can assist throughout the architectural and construction process, or the initial planning or interior decorating only.
  6. After the furnishings are selected, the decorator organizes the purchasing, transportation, and installation.

How long does the interior design process take?

The interior design process takes 2 to 3 weeks, including the initial consultation, two design concepts, layout planning, 3D modeling, researching (materials, finishes, and furniture), and hiring suppliers and contractors.

How do you find a good interior designer?

To find the local interior designers, do the following:

  • Start your search on websites like HomeGuide and Google.
  • Ask for recommendations from family, friends, neighbors, builders, and architects.
  • Read reviews and check out their previous work on HomeGuide and Google.
  • Peruse their portfolio and look-book from past projects.
  • Get at least three price estimates from different designers to compare.
  • Select companies that are licensed, bonded, and experienced.
  • Verify their insurance, worker’s compensation, and bond guarantees.
  • Look for designers who are part of the American Society of Interior Designs (ASID) or have passed the National Council for Interior Design Qualifications (NCIDQ) exam.
  • Ask about their warranties and guarantees.
  • Ask for a full itemized estimate or contract in writing.
  • Avoid making large payments upfront. Come up with a payment schedule for work completed.

After asking questions, hire the best interior design service near you.

What questions should I ask local interior designers?

When hiring a home designer, ask them the following questions:

  • How long have you been an interior designer?
  • What is your interior design style?
  • What design services are offered?
  • Can you provide testimonials and references from past customers and photos from previous projects?
  • How do you decide which projects are a good fit for your company?
  • Where do you get your design inspiration?
  • Do you work alone or with a team of designers?
  • How much client involvement is recommended?
  • Do you charge a flat rate, by the hour, use the cost-plus method, or a combination?
  • How much will my project cost?
  • How do you prioritize my budget throughout the project?
  • Are there any potential complications you foresee with my project?
  • What type of materials will you use?
  • Can you provide me a written estimate or contract?
  • What’s your payment schedule?
  • What do I need to provide to get started?

What to ask references:

  • Did you enjoy working with this designer? Would you work with them again?
  • What we're their strengths and weaknesses?
  • Did the designer adhere to your budget?
  • Did they communicate promptly and thoroughly? Did you feel heard and understood?
  • Did any issues arise? If so, how were they handled?
  • Did the design turn out as expected?

Reviews for Hackensack interior designers

Recent success stories from people in the Hackensack area.
David F.
Ease of back and forth communication, and understanding our design needs and budgetary considerations as well.
Ribar Designs
Stephanie G.
Siempre son puntual en la entrega de trabajo, con un personal con amplia experiencia en todo tipo de trabajos, tienen un excelente servicio
Redwood Renovation
Howard R.
I was told by other architects that they could not meet the deadline set for the necessary submission by the Township in which I reside. Greenwich Design Architects had a highly competent architect meet me within days and had the plans ready within less than 10 days. Everything went smoothly and the building permits were approved without a glitch!
Greenwich Design Architects, Inc.
Eugene R.
They are very attentive and professional
RFLS
MR. W.
Essential Elegance has provided excellent interior design service; all inclusive from architectural design, furniture, room layout, and color selection, comprehensive and complete from idea to implementation. I have found her work and ideas to be creative as well as beautiful. She is accomplished with color and savvy with the usage in her designs. She strives to satisfy and does so! I am proud to recommend Essential Elegance for all interior design needs.
Essential Elegance inc.
Crystal
Justin built a deck for us in North Springfield, NJ. It went great. The price was great, he was very responsive and worked very quickly. He really went above and beyond.
Avishay Contractors
Zabeena A.
Toru is greatly flexible they are patient and understanding in relation to what satisfies you. They work with you even though what you want is not necessarily how they are schooled and trained in their profession and that for me is what was so highly admirable. I have no reservation in recommending them. Thank you Andrei.
TORU Interiors
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