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This setback terrace in the heart of Hell’s Kitchen was in need of a facelift. Previous owners left their mark leaving behind less than attractive piping that was once used for an overhead shade structure. Every surface, both vertical and horizontal, of this terrace was altered as part of this renovation. With the environment in mind, we selected recycled plastic deck tiles and furniture. The difference in the before and after pictures is striking. Because this terrace does not have access to water, the plant quantity and palette was restrained.

Before View of Terrace Showing Overhead Shade Structure

Before Shot of Existing Fencing and Decking

The terrace design focused on restraint and elegance. Before we started, there were too many architectural elements which distracted the eye and caused visual chaos. Our plans minimized those elements to allow the eye to focus on the amazing view of nearby Worldwide Plaza and the carefully selected furniture pieces from Loll. Now the best part of this apartment, the owner gets to enjoy the space night and day as mood lighting highlights this intimate and romantic terrace.

View to Terrace From Interior, Showing New Glass Door and Recessed Step Light

After Shot of Decking and Bluestone Entry Step

View to Wordlwide Plaza From Terrace

Cafe Tables Allow For Flexible Seating Arrangements

New Wall Fixtures and Low Voltage Lamps Set the Mood for Evening

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