My home remodeling website. Showing updated photos and information of remodeling projects.. Kitchen remodels, Bathroom remodels, tiling, custom cabinetry.
Operating as usual
A newly completed rustic / maritime themed bar. Spalted Maple live edge slabs used for the bar and floating shelving. Bar counter varies 20-24” wide. 6 coats high gloss epoxy. Front constructed of rough pre stained ship lap board. 3 coats semi gloss. New vintage lighting installed. Rear service bar area partial polyurethane costing. Remaining stained ‘weathered grey’. 3 coats semi gloss polyurethane. As usual, an outstanding client made it even more rewarding.
A revamped laundry / mud room. Removed all existing cabinetry and knee wall. Repurposed sink base/ drawer base and upper cabinet. Primed and painted white. Installed new quartz counter top
With deep sink. Custom built upper wall ‘cubby’ and ‘cubby’ bench. Installed with beaded paneling. Paint polyurethane white. Inlayed new porcelain floor tile, as existing walnut travertine style was discontinued. Painted walls ‘dolphin fin’ grey.
My son Shane doing much of the work on a residential portico repair. Replaced two rotted main columns with Fiberglas variant. Carefully removed nearly 1/3 of framing and trim to replace with new. All new asphalt and tar roof. Finished with fresh coat of paint. Plus new paint to main entry door and polished up all brass. Another fantastic long term (over a decade) repeat client. * PLUS, it was 98 both days.
A long delayed process but finally completed a kitchen makeover. All white cabinetry in/out repainted ‘dove white’. All end panels / doors / drawer facing removed. Replaced with custom made Ohio Amish inset panel doors. Resized as client wanted a tighter fit. Island repainted - ‘grey’. Custom shaker style legs built by yours truly. New lighting installed. Additionally all drawer slides replaced with soft close glides.
Updated an entry hallway to blend into a great room, previously done. Installed crown molding, chair rail and misty / mossy green. Plus a custom made air return vent cover. Painted to blend.
Completed 2 tiling project simultaneously for one client. Kitchen backsplash wit 3x10” white subway tiles. 1/3 overlay. Finished with ‘platinum grey’ grout. Then a vintage faux brick fireplace wall. Finished with sanded ‘platinum’ grey grout. Another excellent client as well.
Completed a master bathroom remodel. Gutted 6’x14’ room. Enlarged shower. Excellent selection of Cappuccino Travertine - Field tile, chair rail/deco inlay/bullnose trim throughout. Octagonal in shower floor and niche. Additional led lighting. One piece toilet. Free standing tub with filler stand and wand. New high volume fan with heat/light/night light. Matching porcelain tile in 3 size pattern.
The first custom kitchen I built for a client. 2012. Custom designed and built all new white cabinetry. Installed Armstrong flooring. New paint, lighting and farmers sink. Finished off with granite counter tops.
A custom Built window seat. Full extension deep drawers.
Finished a vaulted family room makeover today. Prepped and new bright white paint to ceiling. Eggshell ‘Irish Lace’ to main walls. Constructed panel framing decor on fireplace wall. Large wall, formed out long border paint sg ‘dove white’. Above tray framing decor. Accent walls painted matte ‘Stone Walls’. Windows trimmed in bold thick trim where there was none before. Painted sg ‘dove white’
Before and after. Painted a master suite. True white ceiling. New Silver grey wall to upgrade from more somber darker tone. Giving it much brighter but calm air.
I had the privilege of working on a, though not large, yet, a very special project yesterday. One of my absolute favorite clients of several years, planned a special surprise for his fiancé, for Mothers Day. She is an ICU nurse working 12 hr shifts in DC. On short notice we coordinated to do a walk in closet makeover for her. Shortly after she left for work, it was cleared out. We patched walls. Repainted bright white. Installed track lighting. Installed an all new shelving system. I left mid afternoon so that John could scramble and neatly put everything back before she returned. I have some very cool clients.
UPDATE: completed & stocked/finished. Plus - was a huge hit with nurse/fiancé
A just completed small basement finish. Created 24’x26’ living area including a 6’x7’ 3/4 bathroom.
Custom cut egress window. Recessed lighting. Luxury vinyl flooring and finished stairs. Additionally, fantastic grateful clients to work with during unique times.
A wine tasting room and adjacent home theater room we did a few years ago. Client provided custom wrought iron gate for wine room. Finished off both rooms and painted. Custom fluted maple columns installed in theater room. Decorated steel beam and column to create a cafe table.
We are in the midst of a basement remodel. Thought I’d show off some photos of a full bathroom build in a townhouse basement from 2015. Framed in from scratch. New custom shower, vanity, toilet and closet area. Radiant floor heat. Porcelain tile throughout. Oil rubbed bronze fixtures.
Another client project phase. Changed out foyer, pendulum and dining nook lightning. Removed granite counter backsplash and installed panel framing with ogee trim inlay. Painted matte ‘sculptures clay’. More yes come soon
First phases of a Foyer, family room and kitchen decor upgrade. New paint ‘rustic taupe’. Installed new panel framing decor to foyer stair well and single family room wall. More to come soon.
Finished patching and completely repainting the entire interior of this fantastic 8,800 sf home. 17 rooms, 6 ba, 5 br. Light ‘revere grey’ wall with areas of darker grey accent. Ceilings changed from ‘shell white’ to bright white. All trim and expanded crown molding toned from ‘white’ to shell white to create nice balanced accent. Coming to the market soon. Could be yours 🙂
A new addition. Rain shower to a remodeled shower
A small tiling project for a client constructed bathroom.
Completed master bathroom. New custom porcelain tiled 5’x7’ shower. Heated floor, rain shower/wand/variable shower head and custom glass enclosure. Custom ‘ice’ block glass windows. New porcelain tiled & radiant heated main flooring. Stylish free standing tub. Wayfair vanity with custom additions and Blanco Arabescato quartz counter. New led recessed lighting and vintage styled suspended vanity lighting. Framed mirror and subtle blue wall paint.
Constructed a live edge Cherry bar with floating shelves for a client a few weeks ago. Thought I’d be a swell contractor, step up and stock it for them. Luckily, they are awesome folks and have a great sense of humor. One added perc to ordering your custom built bar from me.😊
Newly installed ‘barn’ doors for a walk in closet and master bathroom. Part of a full master suite makeover
A 2013 project. ‘Passive Secure Room’. Built a functioning hanging / shoe closet. Lighted. Constructed on heavy pivot hinges. A hidden latch allowed the entire closet to swing in and then closed secure. Behind, a small ‘safe room’ for security.
Evolution of a new custom master bathroom shower enclosure. Heated floor, rain/wand/shower heads and new ‘ice’ block glass windows. Full finished bathroom remodel coming soon.
Recently finished basement. New bedroom, full bathroom, tv/media room, exercise room, craft room, pool/gaming room and bar area. Excellent clients always a plus.
A recently completed bar in a newly finished basement. All hand milled cherry live edge slab pieces for bar top and floating shelves. 4/4 shaped pieces for bar framing trim. Columns cases in cherry. All ready to christen. Fantastic clients a big bonus.
Transformation of a new 11’x12’ master bathroom. Mostly demo’d. New 5x7 shower area. Future free standing tub. All new lighting. Radiant floor heat in main room and shower. Several other new features coming soon.
Just completed. A stone accent wall for basement wood stove install. Cement tile board installed and reinforced. Ledge stone tile installed. 12x24 porcelain tile laid and grouted with ‘natural’ grey. Ready for clients’ finishing touches. Thanks again to excellent clients.
A custom made slab live edge cherry bench.
14’x22’ deck finally completed. Trex ‘clamshell ‘ decking with hidden fasteners. Gloss black tubular balusters.
Remodel of a laundry room. Built custom cabinetry for washer/dryer. Base deep 30” drawers are laundry hampers with heavy duty full extension sliders. Upper storage. Opposite side: base cabinet with storage and pull out folding iron board. Upper storage cabinetry. To be installed, (2) slide out dryer/hanger racks.
New grouted laminate flooring. Fresh paint colors and led lighting. Installed a pocket sliding door for better space utilization.
Evolution of the new deck continues with black powder coated metal balusters being installed, handrails and steps. Composite decking soon. ALSO, the beginnings of a new live edge cherry bar. Initial milling of rough sawn boards has begun. The bar evolution begins.
A recent painting project makeover. Patched, primed and new lighter client selected colors added to enhance a main living / dining area
Evolution of a 14’x22’ deck. To be continued...
Building and creating... inspired by the beauty of Loudoun County
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