Kaja Gam Design Blog

Edwardian in Scarsdale Full House Remodel

It All Begins With Color How choosing the color to repaint a Victorian home’s exterior led to the total renovation of the interior, too. A family in Scarsdale, NY had purchased the husband’s childhood home—a lovely mix of late Victorian, and Queen Anne revival styles—and wanted to change the exterior color from a faded white […]

Hastings on Hudson Kitchen by Kaja Gam Design

Hastings on Hudson

This Hastings on Hudson project included lots of custom storage solutions, kitchen breakfast bar, pendant and recessed lighting, plus a space for wine bottles. The beautiful wood flooring compliments the cabinetry.

Yonkers Fairy Tale - Kaja Gam Design

Yonkers Fairy Tale House

This beautiful and quaint English style cottage/bungalow is part of a 1920’s neighborhood of unusual small houses, many from the Sears Catalog. Yes, we said Sears. Sears Catalog Homes (sold under the Sears Modern Homes name) were catalog and kit houses sold primarily through mail order by Sears, Roebuck and Company, an American retailer. Sears reported […]

Major renovation with Kaja Gam Design

The Exodus from City Life: Major Renovation

We have been busy, so busy that I have neglected writing my monthly e-zine – for quite some time. Summer took us straight into fall with new major renovation projects, many of which are extending into next year. With many older homes on the market and interest rates still being low, those who have waited […]

Ossining Deck by Kaja Gam Design

Ossining Deck

This Ossining, NY project included a new wood deck and wood outdoor seating.

French farm kitchen in Scarsdale

Scarsdale Kitchen, Porch and Mudroom Remodel

For this Scarsdale remodel a back entry received a much needed face lift with an extended deck and true Classic Greek revival portico. Beyond lies a mud room entry with powder room, and a large eat-in kitchen with Liebherr appliances and Carrera marble counters – a classic French style country kitchen that breathes air and […]

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Ossinging designer and remodeler earns certification in universal design/remodeling

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Jann Mirchandani President Westchester Marketing Café, LLC 914-502-0634 | jann@westchestermarketingcafe.com Ossining, NY,June 24, 2016— Kaja Gam from Kaja Gam Design, Inc. Ossining, NY recently earned the designation of Universal Design Certified Professional (UDCP) from the National Association of the Remodeling Industry, (NARI). A Universal Design Certified Professional (UDCP) designation proves the […]

Ossining Farm Kitchen

Kitchen Renovation: Ossining Farm Kitchen

Kaja Gam Design, Inc. maximized space in this farm kitchen by incorporating a back porch for additional storage. A continuous counter makes the best use of space in this narrow kitchen. A shallow bank of cabinets houses glasses, candelabras and vases. The fridge is placed opposite a shallow bank of base cabinets to make room for the […]

basement-door-1 Basement Renovation: Kitchen, Gym, Wine Cellar and a Barn Door

Basement Renovation: Kitchen, Gym, Wine Cellar and a Barn Door

Partnering with Ken Skalski this basement was re-invisioned as a multi-purpose space including a gym, full bath, play space, kitchen and wine cellar. A 6ft barn door was added between the home gym and play space to provide privacy. Ken distressed the door creating a rustic and unique feel. He is also responsible for the […]