Category Archives: Remodeling

A New Favorite Kitchen

In 2012 we created my client’s “lifetime favorite kitchen” with beautiful materials, high-end appliances and well-thought-out flow and function.  In 2016, she downsized and her biggest concern was leaving behind her perfect kitchen. We put our heads together to make the most of her smaller space.  We … Continue reading

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Efficient and Enticing Home Office

Our objective was to maximize the visual and working space within the confines of this small room.  The HVAC in the attic was reworked to allow removal of the soffits, raising the ceiling to accommodate an eye-catching row of lit display space.  Two full walls of … Continue reading

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Reading Retreat: Capturing All Usable Space

My client’s new home promised to provide everything that he might have hoped for and more.  An open kitchen, great room, formal and casual dining, four bedrooms, three bathrooms, game room, media room, formal library, office, exercise room and craft space.  What more could … Continue reading

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Bathroom Renewed: We Kept the Cabinets

We kept the cabinets.  Everything else had to go including the 12×12 white floor tile, the tiled vanity top, the drop-in floral porcelain sink, the framed brass shower enclosure, the 4×4 white shower tile and the time-stamped brass plumbing fixtures. Fantasy Brown … Continue reading

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A Guest Bath with Form and Function

My client has a regular guest:  her daughter.  She uses a shower, not a tub, so no need to trip over one.  By replacing the tub with a frameless glass shower the space feels enlarged.  A removable rain head in the shower and … Continue reading

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Welcome

Our goal was to create an entry that “warmed and welcomed”.  We replaced wood balusters with more “open” iron.  The wood that remained on the newels, handrail and wall string was faux-stained to match the treads and risers.  Bold and oversize … Continue reading

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Save the Wallpaper, Please

“Save the wallpaper.”  While many new homeowners may have opted to start from scratch, this client had the vision to use the existing grass cloth wallpaper as inspiration for a reinvented powder bath.  The glass mosaic tile, glass vessel sink and bronze vessel filler … Continue reading

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