Whole-Home Remodel in Progress in Georgetown, DC

The Wentworth team is wrapping up a whole-home remodel in The Cloisters development in Georgetown. This four-story townhouse was built in the 1980s and needed updates throughout to keep up with the family’s needs.

Project Details

On the first floor, we remodeled the kitchen, living room, dining room, powder room, foyer, and fireplace. We also remodeled two bathrooms on the second floor and two bathrooms on the third floor as well. In the basement, which is a walk-out, we redid the family room, laundry room, and guest bathroom

Staircase Balusters

We removed the 1980s staircase because it was poorly built. It was carpeted and clad in plywood for risers and treads. We replaced it with new stringers for stupid, oak treads, and risers for four floors. We also designed new railings for the entire staircase. The cap rail is made from stained wood, and the custom-built balusters are painted wood. 

Every space, material, and finish used is custom-selected for this home. The unique and highly crafted stair railing is a prime example of the care put into this special design.

Follow along with the photos below to see this beautiful staircase come to life!

Sanding down the wood before installation

Balusters in progress

Ready for installation

Installed balustrade, ready for finishing and paint prep!

Stay tuned for pictures of the final results! We can’t wait to show you the rest of this gorgeous remodel.

Home Remodeling in Georgetown & the Greater DC Area

At Wentworth, we are proud to offer high-quality remodeling services to residents throughout Georgetown and the greater Washington, DC area. Our custom design/build services involve you every step of the way, guaranteeing a final product you and your family will love for years to come.

Visit our custom detail gallery to see photos of our carpenters’ skills in action—and contact us when you’re ready to start your home remodeling project in Georgetown, Northern Virginia, or Washington, DC!

“ Dear Bruce, We are so pleased with our new room addition, designed and constructed by Wentworth Mr. Lach gave us a design that elevates our spirits each day and brings praise from friends and neighbors who have seen the room in actuality or iPhone photos. Steve Barnard has our highest praise for triumph over single-digit temps, record snows, and personal changes to oversee and manage the on-site Wentworth team. His craftsmanship with built-in bookcases both in the new room and dining room will continue to give us pleasure for years to come. Carpenter Juan is a valuable asset to your company and its client-homeowners. Consistently punctual at 7 a.m., skilled in workmanship and explanations to homeowners, good team leader and good team player. With our gratitude for all the meetings here and at your office, for you and your team who worked with us every step of the way, and our warmest regards, ”

C.J., Arlington, VA