We breathe new life into tired spaces

Second Wind Interior Design is a full service Interior Design firm working with Residential clients in Oakville, Burlington, Mississauga and Toronto.

We offer interior design consultations, home decorating services, kitchen & bathroom design and end-to-end Project Management for full-scale home renovations.

How we create spaces you'll love

We pride ourselves on a solution-based approach.  

You have a design dilemma that we address through our in-depth needs assessment,  

creative design expertise and a structured project management process.  

The result is a unique design plan that solves your functional needs while ensuring

beautiful spaces that are a true reflection of your lifestyle. 

What our clients say

Ana was referred to us by a friend and she absolutely did not disappoint! From our very first meeting, Ana's focus was to understand our needs and to offer a customized design that is a reflection of us and our family's needs.  She is very easy to deal with, offers practical solutions and is very open and comfortable in receiving our feedback and suggestions.  Ana delivered in managing our renovation from start to finish.  She is trustworthy and dependable and went above and beyond in sourcing, managing the work and addressing any challenges.  I would absolutely work with Ana again!

VM from Oakville


Who we are

Principal Interior Designer & Owner


Ana Castanheira is an award winning Designer based in Oakville, Ontario. Her early love of fashion, fabrics and the fusion of vintage elements paired with modern design evolved into a passion for Interior Design that eventually led her to establish her own design firm in 2010 after years in Corporate Marketing.   

She understands the modern, busy household and how a well designed space can truly improve your everyday life.  


As part of her design process, she works with clients to explore their individual taste, ideas and distinct needs in order to create a plan that's custom designed for their unique lifestyle. 


Her team of trusted trade professionals and craftspeople share her commitment to creativity, respect, customer service and pride of workmanship. 


Your project is thoughtfully managed from conception through final installation to create beautiful, inviting and functional spaces you'll love to come home to.

Celebrating 10 Years of Design in 2020