Tag: Kitchens

Urban Renovation

Urban Renovation

We opened up this 1930’s brick semi-detached home in Washington, DC. We turned the small cramped rooms into a light-filled, open-plan space that still retains intimacy and original details.

Garden Bungalow

Garden Bungalow

This is my own home — a very old worker’s bungalow in historic Takoma Park.  The first floor is devoted exclusively to my sculpture studio.   A ground floor addition and basement remodel resulted in light-filled garden living. Exposed steel beams and columns marry beautifully […]

Modern Kitchen & Laundry Remodel

Modern Kitchen & Laundry Remodel

My client’s 30-year old kitchen and adjacent laundry room were tired and falling apart. They wanted an ultra modern kitchen but with a touch of warmth.

Kitchen Remodel – Contemporary/Traditional – Takoma Park, MD

Kitchen Remodel – Contemporary/Traditional – Takoma Park, MD

The shape of this kitchen remodel was determined by 2 major – and unexpected – decisions: first, to NOT expand the footprint of the kitchen, and, second, to use bright red counters.

Opening Up a Small 1940’s Colonial

Opening Up a Small 1940’s Colonial

My client lives in what started out as a small 1940’s colonial in Silver Spring, MD. Like all modest houses of it’s era it had small rooms separated from each other including a small galley kitchen and no foyer — the front door led right […]

Opening Up an Historic Bungalow

Opening Up an Historic Bungalow

Opening up an historic bungalow to abundant natural light and tree house views makes this small house work for a family of four.

A Room With a View

A Room With a View

The big idea in this kitchen remodel was to open up the kitchen and breakfast room to the wonderful view that first sold them on the house.

An Elegant Low-Cost Modern Kitchen

An Elegant Low-Cost Modern Kitchen

Read About the Transition of This Kitchen in a 1950’s Brick Rambler

Connecting a 1930’s Tudor Revival to the Outdoors

Connecting a 1930’s Tudor Revival to the Outdoors

We added a mere 70 square feet to this 1930’s Tudor revival but dramatically increased the livable space and its connection to the outside.

An Corner Nook for a Space-Saving Eat-In Kitchen

An Corner Nook for a Space-Saving Eat-In Kitchen

I’m planning a corner eating nook for my client and using these examples to get style guidance from her.