Welcome to the Design District

Hello from The Design District of West Hartford, a not-for-profit (501 C6) business association comprised of trusted, knowledgeable professionals who represent the best of what small business has to offer in Connecticut.


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As proud representatives of our area, the Design District is dedicated to attracting new businesses to the 06110 zip code with a goal of contributing to neighborhood improvement through brand awareness, economic development, streetscaping and beautification projects.


How We Differentiate Ourselves

The Design District is proud to boast a rapidly growing membership of reputable business owners who are committed to supporting each other and the neighborhood as a whole to make our community thrive.

The membership is a collaborative group of responsible business owners who people trust to provide the best possible experience in their industry. We are professionals with an unwavering devotion to the products and services that we offer and we are proud to welcome new members in our area who abide by these same values.


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Our Part of Town

Barrieau Oil Company

94 Reed Avenue, West Hartford, CT 06110



Bartlett Brainard Products Co.

75 Talcott Road, West Hartford, CT 06110



Cianci Engineering, LLC

53 Hurlbut Strett, West Hartford, CT 06110



cloverNINE green building LLC

9 Andover Drive, West Hartford, CT 06110



Coastal Tool & Supply

571 New Park Avenue, West Hartford, CT 06110



CT Shower & Bath

555 New Park Avenue, West Hartford, CT 06110



Dalene Flooring Carpet One

586 New Park Avenue, West Hartford, CT 06110



Daley Moving & Storage Inc.

39 Talcott Rd, West Hartford, CT 06110, USA



DirectLine Media LLC

485 New Park Avenue, West Hartford, CT 06110



Greater Hartford Association of Realtors

430 New Park Avenue, Suite 202, West Hartford, CT 06110



Holland Kitchens

590 New Park Avenue, West Hartford, CT 06110



Kellie Burke Interiors

1041 New Britain Ave, West Hartford, CT 06110



The Ultimate Bath Store

705 Oakwood Avenue, West Hartford, CT, USA



Tile America

585 New Park Avenue, West Hartford, CT 06110



Trout Brook Realty Advisors, Inc.

80 Shield Street, West Hartford, CT 06110

860-953-0002 x 12


West Hartford Lock Co. LLC

West Hartford Lock, 360 Prospect Avenue, Hartford, CT, USA



A vibrant community 

The Design District is West Hartford’s best kept secret! We love being part of the evolution of this up and coming neighborhood. If you’ve recently moved your business into the neighborhood or you’re thinking about joining our community, don’t be shy, please say hi!

100% Local

The Design District Association is made up of all local, independent businesses who work hard to go above and beyond for their customers. We like to think of ourselves as one big family and we are proud contributors to the economic makeup of West Hartford’s diverse business community.


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Navigating the Market

Navigating the Market

Closing in on all things real estate with Holly Callanan, CEO of GHAR Whether you’re a first-time homebuyer, a seasoned seller, or a long-time homeowner, there are lots of factors to consider to ensure you’re making the right decisions in real estate. If you have...

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Building Up Opportunity

Building Up Opportunity

Defining and Designing Liveability with the West Hartford Housing Authority  The notoriously industrial Design District has undergone a major transformation over the past several years. From cafes, breweries, and doggy daycares sitting side-by-side with the home...

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Seasoned Expertise For Every Season

Seasoned Expertise For Every Season

A Q&A with the Team at Barrieau Oil As summer is heating up, we all want our homes to be cooling down. It may be inevitable that every air conditioning system will eventually need to be replaced or repaired. But the question is, how do you figure out when yours is...

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New Park Avenue Complete Streets Update

New Park Avenue Complete Streets Update

The Town of West Hartford has officially begun the New Park Avenue Complete Streets Improvements project! In 2017, the Town completed a Complete Streets Study for the New Park Avenue Transit Area and obtained two State of Connecticut grants to implement the...

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The Design District Celebrates 15 Years!

The Design District Celebrates 15 Years!

Back on August 17th, 2005, several independent businesses came together to create a place where homeowners could come and get products, services, and expertise from true professionals in the remodeling industry and make their home dreams come true.

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Membership Benefits

Design District members make up a vibrant lead referral network that operates as a cooperative. All members enjoy the benefit of shared brand awareness and lead generation marketing and advertising campaigns, which take place multiple times per year.

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DD VIP Program

Have you ever wished you had a local, go-to expert to answer all your remodeling and renovating questions? Do you find yourself constantly looking for recommendations for tradespeople on neighborhood Facebook groups? Wouldn’t it be great if there was one place to go where you could find reliable local pros for everything home related?

The Design District VIP Program is designed to help residents of West Hartford and surrounding towns find exactly what they are looking for, from expert advice to unique products and services.

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