Kiran Dhaliwal: IDA, CID

Kiran Dhaliwal is the founding principle of Design Alternatives, an established business in the State of New Jersey since 1998. She is a professional member of the International Interior Design Association (IIDA), NCIDQ certificate holder and obtained her Certificate of Interior Design (CID) with the State Attorney of Architectural Board of NJ in 2007. Current with CEU credits, Kiran enjoys keeping herself up to date with current products and standards, offering her clients the best choices for their needs. Bringing over 30 years of experience, Kiran's extensive knowledge and high level of involvement shows in our presentation and dedication to our projects. She prides herself in the attention she gives each project, and uses her vast skills in design and space planning to create what the client desires. She understands the need for constant communication with clients and the design team which rewards us with continued repeat business.

Outside of work, Kiran is on the board of the Non-profit, Set Her Free. This was established in 2011 with the sole purpose to empower young girls of Kampala, Uganda, giving them a chance at a self-sustaining life.

Who We Are

We are a full service interior design firm. Established in 1998, we have gained extensive expertise in all aspects of design—from space planning to finish selection to construction management and moving coordination. Attention to detail, open communication, and creating our clients' vision is our philosophy. Design Alternatives is made up of individuals who care as much about our communities as our clients, who help shape them.