The New Jersey Chapter of the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) announced that Karla Trincanello, NJ CID, Allied ASID, of Interior Decisions, Inc. in Florham Park, N.J., has won one of its prestigious Design Excellence Awards (DEA). 

For the Chapter's Design Excellence Awards, designers could submit projects in residential and commercial/non-residential sectors. The residential sector had 11 categories in which designs could be entered, from a single space to a historic preservation project. On the commercial/non-residential side, the seven categories included everything from a retail/showroom/exhibit space to government/institutional space(s).  All entries had to have used at least one Industry Partner at the time of the project to be submitted.

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Judges are comprised of award-winning ASID members from around the country and judging is based on the following criteria with a points system: Effectiveness of the design solution, functional use of space, scale and proportion, color and composition, innovative use of materials, creativity of the design solution, effective use of lighting, use of sustainable design principles, use of Universal Design principles.

Trincanello won a Bronze for a Residential Large Bathroom 55+ square feet.

“I am honored to have won this recognition for my work,” said Trincanello.

INTERIOR DECISIONS, INC. is located at 140 Columbia Turnpike, Florham Park, NJ 07932.  973-765-9013,

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About ASID

The American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) believes that design transforms lives. ASID serves the full range of the interior design profession and practice through the Society’s programs, networks, and advocacy. We thrive on the strength of cross-functional and interdisciplinary relationships among designers of all specialties, including workplace, healthcare, retail and hospitality, education, institutional, and residential. We lead interior designers in shared conversations around topics that matter: from evidence-based and humancentric design to social responsibility, well-being, and sustainability. We showcase the impact of design on the human experience and the value interior designers provide. 

ASID was founded 40 years ago when two organizations became one, but its legacy dates back to the early 1930s. As we celebrate nearly 85 years of industry leadership, we are leading the

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