Recently, a couple from Del Ray, Alexandria came to us with ideas about the renovations they would like to make on their 1932 bungalow. They purchased their lovely historic home based on the previous owners care and attention to the home’s architectural integrity with regard to form, materials
When the opportunity arises to preserve a beautiful building and transform it into a home, we’ve been honored to help clients to transform their ideas into reality. One such project was the remodeling of a former Quaker Boys School into a home that could function for a modern family of eight, w
There are few things more beautiful and organic in a kitchen remodeling project than using reclaimed materials to infuse your home with the sense of history and character that can only come from materials that have lasted the test of time. According to
Complete with Furniture Styled Cabinetry We recently remodeled the kitchen of this beautiful Winchester, Virginia home. The homeowners had a limited budget but discerning taste. We utilized their existing floor plan and some of their cabinetry, which we stripped and painted to match the
Farmhouse kitchen design is simple, conjuring up a taste of American heritage. Charming historic features and elements of nature are commonly found in today’s modern farmhouse kitchens. We have detailed some of the elements we most commonly integrate into our farmhouse kitchen designs.
Old farmhouse kitchens were once the epicenter of farm living. They were characterized by plenty of space, a big farmhouse table for food preparation and family gatherings, a central hearth, plenty of cabinets and shelves for food storage and cookery, and an easy-going and cozy feel. This was not