Build + Remodel
WINNING PROFESSIONAL PROJECTS
Residential, Honorable Mention
Diane S. Taitt — De Space Designs, LLC
Laura C. Kimball — LCK Interiors
Perry Hall, Md.
Michael D. Noon — Palindrome Design Associates
Gina Fitzsimmons — Fitzsimmons Design Associates
Show House/Model Home, Honorable Mention
Liz Dickson — Millbrook Circle Interior Design
WINNING STUDENT PROJECTS
Commercial, Honorable Mention
Anne Arundel Community College
Hospitality, First Place
Anne Arundel [...]
This year’s ASID award winners inspire with luxurious yet practical designs,several with an added eco-friendly element.
Maybe the client wants a parental oasis — or maybe the client is a kid who is ready for a great space of her own. Each of the winners in this year’s Maryland chapter of the American Society of Interior [...]
Local interior designers invite us into their homes, sharing creative ideas for festive décor.
This holiday season, we peeked into the homes of some of the area’s top interior designers to get their ideas on how to create seasonal displays for mantels, doors, tablescapes and more. While each project is unique, we learned that some overall [...]
The kitchen becomes part of a great room in a 1929 cottage on the Severn River — and the project wins an HGTV award.
By Marie Marciano Gullard
Diane and Dave Johnson loved the expansive water view on three sides of their property on the banks of the Severn River in Anne Arundel County. They loved their [...]
By tearing down interior walls and extending an exterior wall, an architect opens up a kitchen that flows easily into a sunny window-lined space with views to a forest.
By Marie Marciano Gullard
It was the acquisition of their second home that got Ray Johnson and Jerri Shaw thinking about their first. When Johnson retired, the couple [...]
Get a whole new look for your kitchen without breaking the bank by embarking on a Partial Kitchen Makeover.
Maybe that kitchen redo that you’ve been putting off because of the expense can happen sooner than you think — you may just need a PKM.
A PKM is what is known in the design industry as [...]
When Kathi and Mike Shaver decided to renovate their master bathroom, they had one word in mind: “soothing.”
The Phoenix couple wanted to replace their dark, cramped bathroom with one that felt more spalike and spacious. “Kathi wanted to make the room feel bigger and more light-filled,” explains lead architect Peter [...]
Homeowners in Westminster in Carroll County felt their master bathroom was in dire need of renovation.
They called Joe Smith of Owings Brothers Contracting in Eldersburg, who then worked with designer Katie Heyman and a work staff he assembled.
“The owner wanted to have an elegant, almost spalike feel,” Smith says, recalling that “she was originally thinking [...]
When homeowners from Owings Mills hired Owings Brothers Contracting to remodel two of their bathrooms, Joe Smith, a partner in the family-owned company, got to work.
“I’m the one who goes out and meets with the clients,” he says. “We get to a contract, then bring in design help and go from there.”
With plans in [...]
If a kitchen or bath remodel is in your future, can you do it yourself, or should you hire some help? and what kind of help? Experts lend their advice on how to get that project started.
All those home remodeling shows on television can be inspiring and addicting. They can also be a little dangerous. [...]