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Monterey Interior Designers

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Austin Design
from 18 reviews
  • 33 years in business
  • 39 hires on Thumbtack
Nellie L.
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Catherine at Austin Design is extremely talented. She brings her professional advice and beautiful choice of furnishings to the next level with her care and desire to please. As her client I am extremely happy with the design and decorating work she has done for me.

  • 20 years in business
  • 26 hires on Thumbtack
Sharon P.
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Dina Marie Joy designed the most incredible home office for me!! Not only is it very functional but the design is stunning to look at. I have multiple cabinets to store my office items including files and beautiful shelves and alcoves for my much loved books and special travel decor pieces. It is also a great place to relax ..which is very important. This office is right off my entryway and everyone says WOW when they see it. Dina did not miss any details in the design and managing the is beyond perfect!!!

Top Pro
  • 8 years in business
  • 16 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Rachel O.
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Such impressive craftsmanship - the husband-wife team at California Custom Paint and Design are serious pros - they took a dated bedroom set and gave it new life in a gorgeous matte white. They did an amazing job filling all the holes that were left behind from factory distressing so that the surfaces looked perfect when painted. We are so happy with the work and will definitely be calling them up for all of our future projects!

Simmons Real Design, LLC
from 5 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Chioma A.
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I loved working with Eugeneia!! She was very responsive and flexible. With one look at my Pinterest board, she was able to nail my style and design a space that reflects me. I will not hesitate to work with her in the future.

A New Day For Interiors
from 4 reviews
  • 24 years in business
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
Amy G.
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Jeanette was fantastic! She responded to my request right away and followed through with my alteration needs that same day. She even re-altered one of my hemmed curtain panels to ensure they were the perfect length. She was a pleasure to work with, and I would definitely call her again for any design and interior work!

Design Intervention
from 4 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Ruth G.
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Karen was amazing to work with. For years I did my own colors and design but could not quite get the feel I wanted. I Felt a little stuck in my style. She worked with what I had done a and brought our home to a whole new level which is so beautiful and comfortable. Her eye for color and suggestions for subtle changes was exactly what was needed to create the feel I wanted. She is the best! And wonderful to work with too!

Get Back JoJo
from 3 reviews
  • 19 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Victor C.
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Joan has a great design eye and very quickly knew exactly what I was trying to achieve (she was helping me with color design decisions for a house remodel). I would definitely use her again.

Design Impact
from 1 review
  • 12 years in business
Abby P.
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Asmita is very professional. Punctual and very flexible.She understands my economic needs and she is willing to respect my requirements. It was fun to work with her.

Zeenat Arsiwalla
from 1 review
    Blake C.
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    We could not ask any more of our experience with Zeenat. She has been extremely responsive, creative, flexible and professional. From the first time I reached out to her via email (she replied within a day or two to set up a time to chat via phone), to the last home visit to double check on the natural lighting in our space, working with Zeenat has put me at ease and I trust her experience and expertise wholeheartedly. She has industry connections that work to our benefit and extensive knowledge of current trends, as well as a great understanding of classic interior design. I always look forward to our meetings and I can't wait to work with her again!


    I can help you with any design needs, from adding style or comfort to your home to complete remodel or new construction. I have 7 years of experience in residential design.

    • 2 years in business
    • 1 hire on Thumbtack

    Here at OVOLO, we strive to provide aesthetic design services to improve and give new life to homes that take into account your needs, personality, tastes, and lifestyle. We take the time to build relationships and listen to you so we can provide the personalized design solution you want and need. Our vision is to improve your quality of life through good design. Would you like to take your home design to the next level? Would you like to use your existing furniture and accessories in a better way? Would you like to have your home staged to help it sell more quickly? We will provide you a cost-effective and personalized design solution that meets your needs. Our interior decorating, design, styling, and staging services will allow you to choose a design solution that is right for you. From decorating to remodeling design to custom fine art photography, we can help you with almost any budget. No budget is too small! We have worked on bedrooms, bathrooms, kitchens, dining rooms, living rooms, and even outdoor rooms so all room types are welcome. We work not only with homeowners, but renters as well. We can recommend small, non-permanent fixes to decor changes that don't involve changing wall colors or light fixtures. We can also recommend major changes like removing walls or adding built in cabinetry to a room. It all depends on your style, budget, and the constraints of your particular project. But we will work with you to provide you a cost-effective and personalized design solution that exceeds your expectations! Services Provided: aesthetic design, interior decorating, redecorating, staging, styling, bathroom design, bathroom styling and decorating, closet design, color consulting, decluttering, holiday decorating, interior design photography, kitchen design, kitchen styling and decorating, space planning, wine cellar design, wine cellar styling and decorating, bedroom design, bedroom styling and decorating, dining room design, dining room styling and decorating, home staging, living room design, living room styling and decorating Areas Served: Alum Rock, Alviso, Buena Vista, Cambrian Park, Campbell, Coyote, Cupertino, East Foothills, Fruitdale, Los Altos, Los Gatos, Milpitas, Monte Sereno, Mountain View, San Jose, Santa Clara, Saratoga, Seven Trees, Sunnyvale, Morgan Hill, Gilroy, Rose Garden, Willow Glen, Almaden Valley, Evergreen Note: I'll meet with you at your home before giving you an estimate on the cost of my services because every project is unique and meeting in person to discuss the project is the best way to get an accurate quote.


    I do All phases of residential interior design. Remodels and additions are my specialties. I do finish specification, lighting design, kitchen and bath, amd furnishings.I am specializing in commercial sustainable interiors.


    We young student, entrepreneur and greenhorn jack-of-all- trades. We always put my customers first whether we were busing tables or operating a cash register. Customer service is our highest priority. My coworkers work smart, but we are also a hard worker with high goals, great ambition and motivation. We are problem solvers of course, finishing any job efficiently, appropriately, and in a timely fashion, always hoping to exceeding my clients expectations. I also have recruiting experience, whatever you need moved, installed, built, demolished and just about anything more! Just give me a call, and I will let you know if we can be of service! It's just that easy! Calls are preferred to e-mails and web messages, not only to establish a better understanding of your needs but also to ensure necessary hand tools, power tools hardware, or any item required for field service.


    I provide hands-on, full interior design services, including, but are not limited to space planning, furniture and textile purchases, lighting, layout, drafting, and color selection. Let me help you create the space of your dream!


    I am a Carmel-by-the-Sea based interior designer, interior architectural planner and lighting specialist. I provide in-home consultation services for clients working on their kitchen, bathroom, new addition, remodel or new construction projects. My design services include programming, space planning and furniture selection; color, fabric and textile selection; window, wall, and floor covering selection; decorative plumbing and hardware fixtures, furnishings and equipment specifications; lighting design, layout, and specification; remodel lighting controls; and computer assisted drawings (CAD) of residential floor plans.

    • 28 years in business

    I offer full architectural interior design services, which include typical architectural design, interior design, home staging, custom furniture design, furniture sales, and also design consultation. I have architectural assistants and stagers on call for any job located in the Bay Area. Our design services are known for being the most comprehensive and detailed including all design, space planning, construction drawings, cabinetry design and shop drawings, 3D illustrations of proposed spaces and structures, landscape structure design, specifications and FF and E selections. We provide as much of a turn-key design as possible which allows accurate construction bids, construction, acquisitions, and consistent schedules. Our work gives the best insurance that a project will be a success with minimal waste and cost overruns.

    • 19 years in business

    Kitchen and Bath certified designer. Aging-in-Place design. ImplementING the latest tech gadgets for the home.


    I am a clothing designer, interior designer and stylist. I love anything that's designing and putting together fabulous components.


    I have a wealth of experience in space planning and designing, color and lighting consultation. We are here to help you bring your dreams into reality. Designing and creativity is a passion which is explored and enjoyed with every clients requirement.


    We are full-service design firm that customizes based on your needs and budget. We can assist with something as simple as a paint consultation or as detailed as a home remodeling. We pride ourselves on being sensitive to your design goals and limitations.


    I am an interior decorator. I also have a virtual interior design business that allows everyone to get decorating assistance at a reasonable price. I assist homeowners in staging their homes before they put it on the market.

    Q & A

    Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

    What do interior designers do?

    Interior designers do much more than pick complementary paint colors and choose matching furniture — although those tasks are important parts of the job. Unlike decorators, interior designers usually have an associate of science degree or certificate of achievement in interior design from an accredited program. They’re trained in drafting, lighting and computer aided design (CAD), and are experts in room-specific design and residential space planning. Interior designers use these skills to plan and design safe, highly functional and beautiful interior spaces, from kitchens and bathrooms to family rooms and bedrooms. They determine space requirements, work within building codes and inspection regulations, and meet accessibility standards. An interior designer’s day-to-day job includes creative and technical tasks, both of which often require great communication skills:

    • Creating model rooms and visuals using design software.
    • Researching different textiles, materials, finishes, lighting and furniture.
    • Hiring suppliers, vendors, and contractors.
    • Estimating costs and making bids on potential jobs.

    How do you find a good interior designer?

    For many homeowners, the difference between a good interior designer and a bad one is simply a matter of taste — but all good designers have similar skill sets. Interior designers usually have a degree or certificate in interior design, with training in design principles and lighting, drafting, and computer aided design (CAD) software. Good interior designers have strong color balancing skills and understand how different colors influence spatial perception and moods. They know the building and electrical codes in the areas where they practice, and they make sure that any contractors they hire also work to those codes. They are knowledgeable about different upholstery fabrics and draperies, stay ahead of residential design trends, and maintain their own individual creativity. Also, good interior designers have excellent space designing skills, so they can arrange a space efficiently and with ideal traffic flow. Ultimately, hiring a good interior designer means pinpointing one whose signature style is complementary to your personal style — so checking out many designers’ portfolios is a must — and whose communication methods match yours.

    How do you choose an interior designer?

    Choosing an interior designer is all about finding one whose signature style fits well with your tastes and who can work within your budget. To choose the right professional for your interior design project, ask yourself these five questions:

    • What is your signature style? Good interior designers can both describe their personal aesthetic and demonstrate their signature style through their portfolios. Make sure it appeals to you.
    • How will you make sure the design fits my lifestyle? Good designers understand that the interior design must improve a homeowner’s experience in their home and fit into their lifestyle; for example, a white suede sofa is a poor choice for a family with large dogs and small children.
    • How much do you charge? Depending on the project, an interior designer may charge an hourly rate, a flat fee or a percentage of the project’s total cost.
    • How will you stick to my budget? An interior designer should have a plan for staying within your budget, which includes full transparency of costs and flexibility when choosing materials and furnishings.  

    Because an interior design project is highly collaborative and based on hard-to-define personal preferences, it’s most important to choose a designer who communicates clearly and listens closely to you.

    How much do interior designers charge?

    You can hire an interior design for a job as basic as a one-room consultation or as complex as supervising the design of an entire new home, helping with space planning, choosing color palettes, and shopping for furniture, flooring and artwork. The size and scope of the job will determine how much an interior designer charges; the average national cost for an interior designer ranges from $75 to $100 or more per hour. Other cost factors include the person’s reputation — interior designers to the stars are usually more expensive — and region. Most interior designers charge an average of $100-$225 for an initial consultation, but some will charge an hourly rate, usually starting at an average of $50, for larger projects that require extensive consultations. Hourly rates may be available for smaller projects, such as redecorating a living room or staging a home for sale; for instance, shopping and consulting can cost an average of $75 to $100 per hour, while staging costs and average $95 per hour. For many homeowners, a percentage of an interior designer’s cost is recouped through the professional discounts they receive from their vendors.

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