Paula Savino, Allied ASID

School: New Mexico State University
Company: Interior Preference llc
Chandler, AZ 85224-9035
Phone: (480) 544-5883

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Designer Profile

My journey as a design professional has been very rewarding from the beginning through the present. Since 1991, this journey has led me to work on a host of wonderful projects in New Mexico, Phoenix, Scottsdale, Cavecreek, Fountain Hills, Gold Canyon, East Mesa, San Tan Valley, Sun Lakes, Chandler, and Carlsbad, CA to name a few. I have retained a deep inherent passion and drive to create functional and beautiful spaces for my clients. It is my and my team's belief that our efforts should be all about the client, their lives, and how they desire to function. We like to orchestrate a smoothly run project, well thought out, sophisticated yet sometimes whimsical, within the right setting. Our heartfelt intentions for our clients are to guide, educate, reassure, and bring their dreams to a higher plane than what they had originally considered, while keeping their budget in mind as we together follow their design journey. These projects have encompassed designs of kitchens, baths, and master bedrooms with en suites, family and living rooms, study and office, dining and breakfast designs, children's spaces, exterior spaces, new builds, game rooms, home theatres, remodels and renovations. Interior Preference team prides itself in successfully reaching its clients objectives and goals. Our team enjoys bringing a breath of fresh air to any space. Maybe you desire a new innovative perspective to your living space or simple enhancements to complete your dreams. Maybe you are starting from scratch and do not have a firm idea of what to do and where to start, then allow me to take you by the hand and guide you to fulfill your vision and dreams for your space. Or maybe you have a functional design problem and you don't know how to solve it.
If there is a desire to employ sustainable materials or repurposed products, we can provide a completed design filled with charm and character all the while saving the environment and impacting your space with healthy products. However, if you as a home owner who is trying to sell your home; my staff and I will work with you to stage and showcase your home to stand out from the others to a completed sale. Should you be an investor or group of investors who desire to launch a resort, spa, restaurant, medical office and you desire a professional design group, whose fresh perspective, creative and innovative ideas we can help bring a successful draw of future business.
Whatever category you may fall into I have the experience and resources to help you make your life function easier, your environment well pleasing and place your state of mind at ease.

Services Offered

With a Bachelor of Science in Interior Design, Paula Savino, Allied ASID, utilizes all of the arsenals of design tools such as CAD, hand sketching, 2D & 3D digital rendering and space planning. Paula approaches a design challenge with ease, open communication and confidence to resolve any challenge. Her intuitive and creative ability to modify and transform dysfunctional dated, every day empty spaces into splendid, efficient and unique environments have proven to be very successful. This success is derived from open communication, pre-emptive actions, and a creative and adaptable design team made up of the client, the designer, the architect and the contractor(s).
Complete Interior Design Services:
- total project concepts
- offering of surface selections and products for commercial tenant improvements
- new build home construction and residential remodels
- room interiors and exteriors
- "eco-friendly - green" remodels with constricted budgets
- staging spaces

Awards & Publications

IIDA Couture 2011 Competition Won - Best of Show - Team Effort for MCC.
Maricopa Home Show Competition 2011 for MCC.

Wonderful architectural elements complete this fabulous game room space with rustic class.
Ah floating reclaimed beams with LED lighting on a dimmer. So refined rustic.
Wonderfully elegant game room suited for fun.
Custom game table uses a special reclaimed and repurposed jet engine cylinder as base. See the jet fuel burn marks.
With a hint of vintage industrial mixed with traditional you find beautifully functional spaces.
A comfortable weathered finished bench for seating in between turns playing pool. Love the quartz stone and silver leaf small accent table.
Where before there was no light. Now lighting is in abundance and flexible for the client.
Wow such a warm and comfortable space.
The entry corridor wall covering is made from Coconut husk and you can actually see through to the painted grey wall. It is so full of texture. The warmth of the travertine floors mixed with the cool tones of the wall is a nice juxtaposition of colors.
Repurposed vintage orb made into a chandelier. Fabulous unique custom 6 panel artwork resembling a DNA strip. Customized for comfortable seating are 6 Chinese Chippendale arm chairs, tasteful and colorful.
Custom window 2D inset valance frames shuttered window.
Etched silver disk a great accent piece.
This industrial repurposed jet engine cylinder game table is lit from within with LED lighting.
Customized 3D authentic sea shells add dimension and texture. Custom storage bench adds comfortable seating while dressing.
With soft ocean color and shell wrapped mirrors act as a backdrop. The revitalized end cabinets melded together with a new custom storage bank of drawers in the center designed to look like a piece of furniture.
The client's love of the ocean was the inspiration of this master bath renovation. Demand for increased functionality and storage was paramount.
Luxurious white quartz countertop is durable and beautiful. It adds to the ocean feel.
Before this space held a large step in garden tub of which the client never used. The transformation is awesome. The porcelain tile flowing resembles a board walk or a dock. Love it!
Before the shower had a step down which proved to be hazardous and dangerous. A increased functional and safe shower was a number one priority for these clients. Fabulous floor to ceiling tile flush with the floor level sloped gently toward the drain creates such improved and safe living for them now.
A beautiful textured  white washed headboard in a herringbone patterned wood mixed with soft ocean colored linen upholstery. This focal point is unique and awesome fitting of the beach inspiration it sits in.
Comfortable seating is the key to this delightful and soothing reading area. A special heirloom small table which was revitalized sits next to the comfy chair.
On all the windows we replaced the worn and tattered verticals with white shutters which anchored the beach inspiration to a tee.
Warm eclectic fun and inviting Family room
Client's love of color and mix of style brings life and happiness to them.
Total transformation from dull to wow. Infused warmth and texture in a welcoming space.
Custom curios flexible attractive storage with functionality.
Second custom curio for client's wonderful doll collection. Great adjustable glass and wood shelving lit with LED lighting.
Client's vintage hall tree wonderfully sculptural. Splashes of color give warmth and texture adds interest.
Revitalized hall niche brings new life and calmness to this landing point.
This remodeled hall bath breathes freshness and serenity to a former dreary dull space.
Rugged nail head chest anchors the entrance of the loft while accentuated with beautiful art and simple touches.
Calming and relaxing was the mantra to this Loft media space. Rugged yet refined and elegant.
The use of organic materials mixed with smooth fabrics, recycled glass nesting tables brings such a delightful textural experience.
Restful and relaxing palette sets the mood.
With the client's love of the outdoors and hunting an embellished antler sits on top of console.
Comfortable seating provides endless hours of relaxation, gaming and movie watching.
Floorplan Rendering of Kitchen and Family Room
CAD Living & Dining Floorplan & Wall Elevation Drawing
Home staging McCormick Ranch Scottsdale. Front entry. Residence was vacant. Simple, airy and beautiful.
McCormick Ranch Scottsdale staging. Living Room comfortable beautiful living.
Staged Living room comfortable livable and pleasing.
Staged dining area with comfortable, refined and casual dining.
Wonderful staged kitchen. Plenty of room, excellent work triangle and updated.
Staged kitchen, beautiful and plenty of storage.
Staged family room, functional living, so awesome and relaxing.
Staged family room very livable.
Delightful staged family room fireplace. Great for cold evenings.
Staged family room seating very comfortable and colorful Ikat print.
Staged Master bedroom. Luxurious and so much room.
Staged Master awesome plenty of room for a wonderful dresser.
Staged Master gorgeous chest fits in niche.
Home staging Squaw Peak Area Phoenix. Owner occupied. Fabulous Entry!
Staged Living Room so delightful and comfortable.
Staged Living. Great view and architecture.
Staged Living so elegant and comfortable.
Staged Family Room. Awesome, comfortable and casual.
Staged Family warm inviting and delightful.
Awesome staged Master Bedroom beautiful serene and so roomy.
Staged Master, such a beautiful serene space with fantastic views.
Home Staging in Chandler. Owner occupied. Fabulous welcome!
Owner occupied home staging. Fabulous open kitchen with great attributes.
Fantastic comfortable and beautiful Family room
So large and spacious this restful Master Bedroom is perfect.
Now this is a home office I would love to work in.
This staged home office is fabulous and delightful.
Staged Guest bedroom simple delightful and relaxing.