Spacious Kitchen with Fireplace and View

The layout of this kitchen was good but the cabinets were small and the kitchen felt crowded. We opened up the windows, put larger cabinets into the space, and installed a new hardwood floor. We also opened up the window and created a new view to the backyard.Beautiful cabinets, a farm sink, a new pantry area and attractive countertops combine to ... read more»

Open Kitchen with Space for Two

How do you create a great kitchen in a 10 x 10 space? We listened to what the client liked, how they planed to use the kitchen, and what the house would permit us to do. The owners of this town house liked the light coming in from the back of the kitchen – nothing else. They both wanted to cook, but there was not enough countertop room. They wanted ... read more»

Making the Most of a Small Space

This bachelor had an extremely small space and he loved to cook. He wanted high-end appliances and a place where he could cook and entertain. He also wanted a dramatic look. We had to maximize every inch of space and at the same time create an open and inviting look.We achieved this by making the stove and large refrigerator the focal point of one ... read more»

Improving a Kitchen with a Pass-Thru and Better Layout

The existing kitchen was cramped and unattractive. The space was dominated by an eating area and a refrigerator. Formica countertops and unattractive slab cabinets made the area uninviting and unpleasant.We opened up a pass-thru to the dining room and created a bar where people could gather. We put the refrigerator into an area adjacent to the ... read more»

From Cramped Quarters to a Family Kitchen

Our clients had a small kitchen which needed remodeling. They also had a large family who visited with them constantly. Creating another small kitchen was not the solution, so we designed outside the box and created a large space which would accommodate the entire family. We accomplished this by removing a wall and incorporating an existing porch ... read more»

Changing a Tired Kitchen into a Comfortable Kitchen

Our new clients were tired of their old kitchen. The cabinets had been constructed on site using pine wood, exterior hinges, and inferior internal hardware. The countertop was white formica. The floor was tile which perpetually appeared to be dirty. Change was needed.The first thing we did was to describe what a functional kitchen should have: ... read more»

A Large Gourmet Kitchen

Our clients loved to cook and spent much of their time in the kitchen. It was important that we design the kitchen so as to be as functional as possible, with plenty of room for high end features and appliances. It was equally important that the kitchen be beautiful. Their former kitchen was cramped, a difficult place in which to cook, and not ... read more»