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»

A Spacious & Inviting Eating/Entertaining Area

Our client had a typical galley kitchen, hidden behind a wall separating it from a large dining area and open to a rear porch. We opened up the wall between the kitchen and dining room and opened up the entry to the porch and made all 3 areas part of the same spacious eating and entertaining area. We made the kitchen functional, put the ... read more»

A Bachelor’s Kitchen

Our client, a bachelor, had a fairly large kitchen area and wanted to incorporate many different functions into this area. He wanted easy access to appliances and good countertop space for food prep. He wanted to eat in the kitchen. He wanted a washer and dryer in the kitchen. He wanted to access his backyard thru a large sliding door. And he ... read more»

Condo kitchen

Finding the best way to make a small condo kitchen maximize its functionality can be difficult and this kitchen was no exception. The clients original kitchen had cabinetry along the back and side walls, with no corner storage. The stove and refrigerator were next to each other and blocked the only natural light the room had from a south-facing ... read more»

Open Kitchen with Space for Two

How do you create a kitchen which the client loves in a 10 x 10 space? First you listen to what they like and do not like, how they plan to use the kitchen, and what the house will permit us to do. The owners of this town house liked the light coming in from the back of the kitchen – nothing else. The challenges: They both wanted to cook, but ... read more»