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Prewar Partial Gut Renovation: 515 E 89th St, NYC

Prewar Partial Gut Renovation 515 E 89th St: Paula McDonald Design Build & Interiors  Construction Duration: under 3 months Kitchen, Flooring and Bedroom Wall: The goal was to create an open floor plan in this ...

Transitional Gut Renovation & Apartment Combination Design Build & Interiors: 320 W 76th St, NYC

Upper West Side Apartment Combination & Remodel  Paula McDonald Design Build & Interiors  Construction Duration for the Design Build Combination of 1 BR/1Bath apartment with 2 BR, 1 Bath: 6 months  (Planning phase including Approvals ...

Prewar Contemporary Partial Renovation: 16W 16th St, NYC

This 2 BR/1Bath apartment Co-op in Chelsea was in a typical 60’s building, last renovated in the 80’s and needed a gut renovation to bring it into the 21st Century. Partial Renovation Project Overview Type: Contemporary 2 BR, ...

Sutton Place Contemporary Apartment Renovation: 411E 53rd St, NYC

Gut Renovation & Contemporary Transformation of a Manhattan Apartment Including Interior Design Services and Procurement by Paula McDonald Design Build & Interiors This was a new twist on my services during COVID at its height ...

Prewar Gut Renovations in NYC: 219 W 81st St, NYC

This Prewar, 1 BR/1Bath design build and gut renovation in NYC's Upper West Side was in almost original (over 90 years old) condition needing  everything, from rewiring and an upgrade to 100 AMP’s to an ...

Prewar Transitional Gut Renovation in Chelsea

This 1 BR/1Bath apartment Co-op in Chelsea was in a typical 60’s building, last renovated in the 80’s and needed a gut renovation to bring it into the 21st Century. Project Overview Type: Prewar Transitional ...

UWS Apartment Combination & Remodel: 40 W 72nd St, NYC

Construction Duration for Combination of 3 BR/3Bath apartment with 2 BR Estate: 7 months with COVID interruption (Planning phase including Approvals and Permits 11 months, 3 zone Central Air Complete Gut Renovation of the Estate 2 Bedroom,  2 ...

Gut Renovation & Apartment Combination at 230 CPW, NYC

Construction Duration for 230 CPW, NYC: 7 months (Planning phase including Approvals and Permits 10 months, Fireplace Repair/new flu 13 floors, Window Replacements, Asbestos Removal, Building Riser Changes) Gut Renovation Combining a 1 Bedroom, 1 ...

Kitchen & Patio Remodel on the Upper West Side: 31 W 93rd St, NYC

Construction Duration: under 3 months Kitchen & Patio: The goal was an open plan creating more space, starting with the major transformation of the kitchen. We kept the appliances in the same location with a vented ...

Renovating a 1 BR Prewar Apartment on the UWS : 205 W 89th St, NYC

Construction Duration: 4 months Complete Apartment Renovation: This Prewar, 1 BR/1Bath was in original (over 100 years old) condition needing complete rewiring, new window air conditioning (could not install through the wall), along with designing ...