Category: Kitchen & Bath

Retro Vibe

The redesign of an 1868 Georgetown row house paid homage to the building’s classic origins. Kitchen designer Paul Bentham and architects Ankie Barnes and Matthew Fiehn created a look that would not only reflect the home’s vintage but also make a strong design statement. The cabinetry is finished …

Treetop Aerie

This glass-enclosed bath suite, conceived as part of a whole-house renovation, is perched in the treetops of a Northwest DC property. The functional and minimalist design by Mary Douglas Drysdale features separate glass enclosures for the shower and WC, along with a soaking tub, dressing room, coffee station, …

Asian Flair

The owners of a post-and-beam deck house in Annapolis hired interior designer Lisa Publicover to overhaul their circa-1980s master bath. Working with kitchen-and-bath designer Tracy McGuinness, she created a clean-lined, modern space to complement the style of the house. “The post-and-beam construction really drove the design,” McGuinness says. …

Industrial Edge

Designing a kitchen on the expansive top floor of an old North Carolina tobacco warehouse-turned-residence demanded a number of outside-the-box solutions. “Finding a way to hide the working parts of the kitchen was our biggest challenge,” says designer Paul Bentham, “along with providing adequate storage without having to …

True Blue

Located just off the kitchen in a waterfront home near Annapolis, this bold bar space was designed to make entertaining easy and enjoyable. And, says architect Scarlett Breeding, “we also wanted to celebrate the character of the property with nautical and maritime-inspired details.” She and project designer Richard …

Sleek Oasis

A widower in Silver Spring ready for a fresh start decided to remake his traditional master bath into a sleek, contemporary oasis. “He wanted a roomy, second-floor space that could be used for years to come,” says Jonas Carnemark of Carnemark design + build, who was tasked with carrying …

Brass & Glass

Empty nesters building a custom home in Bethesda envisioned a kitchen that would revolve around entertaining and maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Architect Anne Decker and kitchen designer Sarah Kahn Turner crafted a sophisticated space that would meet these needs and more. The window side of the kitchen focuses …

NEW Showroom launch

Just one year after opening, we made the hardest business decision we’ve had to make so far and that was to completely update our showroom. After 18 months it became abundantly clear that our customers wanted more – more choice, more style and more options so they could …

BA announces investment from H2 Capital

Kitchen and bedroom door manufacturer BA components has received a “significant investment” from H2 Equity Partners to support development of its manufacturing sites and new product. The aim is for the company to become the “UK’s clear number one specialist door and furniture component manufacturer, and a one-stop-shop …

TKC introduces Nordmende appliances

The 99-strong collection spans built-in and freestanding models TKC has expanded its portfolio of components, accessories, sinks and taps to include a 99-strong collection of built-in and freestanding appliances under the Nordmende brand. The Nordmende – Smart Living brand spans ovens, microwaves, cookers, hobs, hoods, refrigeration, dishwasher and …