Whether you’re growing your family, wish your kitchen better matched your fancy culinary style, or are simply tired of your outdated, dull kitchen you haven’t even thought about since moving into your house, a remodel can be not a luxury but a necessity.
An updated kitchen can improve your home’s functionality, your enjoyment of your home, and daily living. But sometimes you know you want (or need) a remodel but aren’t sure where to start. Do you need some ideas for a kitchen renovation? Awards are indicative of functional, thoughtful, attractive design—so what better to look at than award-winning kitchens?
Award-Winning Kitchen Designs for MD, DC & VA Homes
Looking for ideas for your kitchen? Check out these award-winning spaces:
Tenleytown, Washington, DC – 2016 NARI Capital CotY Finalist Award winner in the category Residential Interior $75,000 to $150,000
Like many homes in this area, the home had a galley kitchen that didn’t fit the family’s lifestyle and needs. We removed the walls to create an open floor plan and seamless design. The remodeled kitchen features a custom dining table, central island (with an integrated custom charging station in one of the drawers), full height pantry and china display cabinetry.
Barnaby Woods, Washington, DC – 2015 NARI Capital CotY Grand Award winner in the category Residential Interior $75,000 – $150,000
This open floor plan creates a seamless transition between the kitchen, dining area, and living room and allows for informal, modern living. The remodeled kitchen features a custom walnut dining table, large custom island, subway tile set in a zigzag pattern, and pendant lights.
American University Park, Washington, DC – 2015 Capital CotY Finalist Award winner in the category Residential Interior over $150,000
Sometimes a little light can make a big difference, and such was the case for this remodel. We transformed a dark, outdated space to a bright, airy kitchen. The remodeled kitchen features a large island with bar seating, granite countertops, two sinks, and custom features such as an appliance garage and Hafele organizer system in the corner base cabinet for maximum use of space.
Southwest Washington, DC – 2014 NARI Capital CotY Grand Award Winner in the Residential Kitchen $40,001 – $80,000
Many homeowners in DC have informal, modern lifestyles and desire a kitchen style that reflects this. We opened the space and concealed ductwork with a curved dropped ceiling. The remodeled kitchen features a custom marble island, contemporary cabinetry, open shelving, and homemade tile backsplash.
Kalorama, Washington, DC – 2014 NARI Capital CotY Grand Award Winner in the category Residential Interior $250,000 – $500,000 & 2014 Qualified Remodeler Master Design Silver Award in the “Kitchen More than $150,000” category
Seeing unlimited potential in their large home, these homeowners enlisted the help of our design-build team to bring their space to life. The remodeled kitchen features a walnut island with a granite countertop, large-format porcelain tile flooring, custom glass transom and pilasters, coffered ceiling beams, and custom backsplash.
Chevy Chase, Maryland – d5R Kitchens: Transformed Competition Winner
This remodeled space showcases just how much custom elements and an open floor plan can transform a space. A custom storage room divider separates the kitchen and family room—and the remodeled kitchen features an island with an IceStone recycled glass countertop, pendant lights, breakfast nook at the bay window, and multicolored tile backsplash.
Home Remodeling in Washington, DC
The experienced, award-winning team at Wentworth has been designing and remodeling kitchens (and more) for Washington, DC metropolitan area homes for over 10 years. We believe everyone should fall in love with their home—and we look forward to helping your dream space come to life. View our portfolio, and contact us today to get started!