7 Surprisingly Genius Lighting Tricks to Brighten a Dark Home

November 7, 2016


One (shockingly obvious) common cause of gloomy rooms: too little artificial light. This is an easily fixable problem—and you don’t necessarily need more lamps.

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Tricks to Putting Together a Killer Cabinet of Curiosities

November 4, 2016


Most curiosity cabinets include a collection of items that the homeowner would like to display and often times, allows someone to tell a story through the objects and treasures they have collected over time.

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What to do with empty space

October 28, 2016


“I suggest repainting the room, including doors, trim and window casings and repairing any cracks or damages to the walls and ceiling before they’re repainted,” says Jack Menashe.

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LLNYC’s favorite new designer

October 26, 2016


Looking for some design inspiration? You’re in luck. Jack Menashe, the founder and CEO of Menashe Design, one of New York City’s newest interior design firms, has givenLLNYC his top interior design trends of the year.

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Basement staging rises to the top

October 14, 2016


“Where possible, try to include a spot to watch TV, a place to lounge at one end, and a kids’ play area in the other.”

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25 Curb Appeal Ideas that Have a Great ROI

October 10, 2016


“When it comes to choosing the exterior color of a house, lighter colors reflect more light and make the house more eye-catching and inviting.”

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10 Home Winterization Mistakes You’re Making

October 4, 2016


Fill your home with more vibrant, clear light to compensate for the lack of natural daylight, suggests interior designer Jack Menashe.

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Decor “rules” to start ignoring now

September 21, 2016


“One rule some designers seem to follow is to treat small spaces safe, when really it could be the perfect room for a dramatic wallpaper or a spectacular piece of art, something to make it really special.”

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YOUR HOME: Bring nature in the home

September 20, 2016


“Something about the elements of wind, earth, fire, and water makes the space feel rejuvenated and refreshed, and filling it with natural light makes it more inviting,” he says. “The outdoors has a natural appeal to humans. The sky, earth, water, and other outdoor elements make us feel calm, and one with the earth.”

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Home Staging Ideas to Take Your Basement to the Top

September 19, 2016


If your basement is a finished one, put in as much pizzazz as possible.Jack Menashe, an interior designer and owner of Menashe Design, likes to present a layout showing a variety of ways to use the space.

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Home Staging Ideas for the Kitchen to Make Buyers Bite

July 26, 2016


Jack Menashe, a designer and home stager at Menashe Design in New York City, likes minimal window treatments (like just a valance along the top) when showcasing a kitchen as natural light makes the space feel bigger.

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6 Interior Designers Reveal the Fall Trends They Love

September 9, 2016


“We tend to look for inspirations in the past for ideas, and this year the relaxed, bohemian nature of the ’70s era is coming back in the fashion industry and moving towards interiors as well. It’s an eclectic mix of textured fabrics, exotic woods and nature-inspired materials.”

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8 Items You Should Never Spend Money on, According to Design Experts

September 9, 2016


“Your home should have an eclectic mix of high-end items as well less expensive accents so that it will feel like a home and not like a showroom.”

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Create Style with Tile by Jack Menashe

September 7, 2016


“There are so many available options for designers when it comes to flooring materials, yet all we see is repetitive tiling everywhere we look. A really great flooring can give a space a truly unique look. Here are some of our favorites when it comes to tiles.” -Jack Menashe of Menashe Design

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Changing the Approach to Interior Development for the New Millennium

August 31, 2016


From coop and condo boards, DOB permits and landmarks, to construction and execution, Menashe Design’s highly-trained team is committed to creating timeless and unique homes and retail spaces from start to finish.

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Renowned Retail Designer Unveils New Interiors Firm

July 28, 2016


The company provides a full range of interior design services, from renovating, decorating, staging, extensive projects, which include both retail and residential spaces, to providing original designs and managing the process and installations.

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Changing the Approach to Interior Development

July 28, 2016


Jack Menashe has extended his eponymous brand and portfolio, with the launch of Menashe Design. The renowned luxury retail and design developer has created his namesake interior design firm specializing in residential, retail and commercial spaces.

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