Designing Bathrooms for New Construction

Building a new home from the ground up is an exciting experience. You’re able build completely to your specifications, choosing the fittings and details that perfectly reflect your tastes. Building a brand new home also gives you the opportunity to … Continue reading

Showers Take Center Stage

As recently as a few years ago, whirlpool baths and jetted tubs seemed almost ubiquitous. Plenty of bathrooms featured soaking tubs and whirlpools, many of which were cumbersome and dominated valuable bathroom square footage. In today’s high-end bathrooms, though, the … Continue reading

Old Is New Again: Vintage Meets Modern In the Bathroom

Homeowners looking for a remodeling investment with a big style payoff are flocking to the trend of adopting vintage flair in their modern bathroom spaces. After all, remodeling is a big job. Who wants to complete the process, only to … Continue reading

The Galley Kitchen Style, So Commonly Uncommon

Uncommon to other parts of the country, the prevalence of a Washington D.C. galley kitchen style is really quite common in our location. Found in the many streams of row housing projects as well as the early condominium communities, the … Continue reading

The ‘Crystal-Clear’ Trend in Virginia’s Kitchens

There are a number of intriguing style and decorating trends sweeping the landscape of modern kitchen designs but, perhaps, none more transparent than that of the novel popularity of glass. Typically reserved for casual display or cosmetic enhancements, this material … Continue reading

Kitchen Wall Covering Ideas

For most folks, open kitchen wall space is a limited commodity and, therefore, a very valuable medium for tying-in your kitchen decorating theme. Backsplashes, for example may receive a finish that directly works in conjunction with the countertop and may … Continue reading

Kitchen Lighting Tips

Gone are the days when a single ceiling-mounted globe light illuminated the entire kitchen space with its trio of 100-watt bulbs, providing the stark aesthetic appeal of an operating room, was how the kitchen lighting was managed. Modern kitchens employ … Continue reading