Renata Malafaia

Interior Designer & Project Manager

Renata Malafaia

Renata brings a refined understanding of spaces and finishes. Her experience as an interior designer and passion for creating functional and beautiful spaces allow her to guide clients toward the best version of their homes and businesses. She excels in the planning and preparation stages of projects, and will get yours off to the best start possible.

Outside of design work, Renata is interested in fashion, dance, and paleo cooking.

wentworth institute of technologyWentworth Institute of Technology

Bachelor of Science – B.S, Interior Design

2008 – 2012

Renata's Blog Articles

Choosing The Best Cabinets For Your Needs

Whether for a kitchen, bathroom, laundry room, or as storage in other areas of your home or business, cabinets can drastically alter the overall aesthetic

Tips For an Easy Home Renovation

Being a homeowner comes with many responsibilities and also many rewards. Appliances break, decor becomes outdated, and before you know it, it’s time for a

Chicago River North Master Bathroom Remodel
Bathroom Remodeling Blog
Renata Malafaia

Avoiding Mistakes in Your Bathroom Remodel

I schedule more bathroom remodels than any other project. I also spend more time on Houzz helping people fix problems in their bathroom remodels than

Chicago Logan Square Kitchen Renovation
Remodeling Ideas and Tips
Renata Malafaia

These Features Can Increase Your Home’s Value by 30%

Homebuyers – especially first-time buyers shopping for entry-level homes – can expect to pay a significant premium for houses with listings that tout popular farmhouse or

The Best Interior Design Trends for 2019

While home décor isn’t as cyclical as fashion, new trends do pop up every year or so. Stunning colors, clever use of space, elegant furnishings,