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Below are quotes from magazines and newspaper about Wentworth:
“Elegant, uncluttered classical designs…Wentworth’s renovation respects Washingtonian restraint, but avoids bowing to convention.”

— New York Times

“Wentworth is remodeling homes in ways that are suited to modern, informal lifestyles.”

—The Washington Post

“We minimized risk by shopping for a firm with a reputation for good design…”


“A cost-effective reinvention of the traditional architectural practice.”

—Luxury Homes

“Wentworth’s extensive experience in remodeling…preserved the integrity of the original. There’s so much detail one doesn’t normally see, even in the modest structures.”

—Washington Times

“The 2080 square-foot addition was designed to be sympathetic to the Arts and Crafts style of the original house…Wentworth…has worked on numerous buildings of this period and on many projects of this scale.”

—Period Homes

“ I had several ideas on how to overhaul my galley kitchen and family room but Wentworth gave me three fantastic designs that had never occurred to me. I ended up choosing a combination of two of the designs. When they began work, they were at the house working every single weekday, with no exceptions. Their attention to detail went way beyond what I would have noticed. They cared a great deal about the quality of their work, and took pride in it. They finished ahead of schedule, and we could not be more pleased with the results. ”
A.C., Bethesda, MD (GuildQuality)
“The addition complements the Colonial Revival architecture of the home, blending with it and yet having its own character…well-suited to modern living…luxurious…designed to accommodate the busy family spaces.”

—Woman’s Day

“I told Bruce (Wentworth) I wanted a great room,” the owner laughs, “but he refused. Instead, he worked with us to create great spaces while maintaining the integrity of the architecture. The addition flows naturally from the lines of the original home.”

—American Bungalow

“…to reconfigure the poorly designed master bedroom and bath, the owners called in architect Bruce Wentworth, AIA…to infuse the room with movie-star glamour…the complete antithesis of its former self, the new space…dazzles.”

—House Beautiful

“…Look closely to see the secrets. Wentworth increased the home’s functioning…without sacrificing the clean, architectural look.”

—Better Homes and Gardens

“The residence combines the best of historic styles and modern livability, the latter thanks to Bruce Wentworth, AIA. The furnishings provide a timelessness perfectly in keeping with the elegant character of the townhouse.”

—Colonial Homes

“Who are the best architects, contractors, and design/build firms in Washington? After polling more than 100 experts, we came up with this list—the architects and builders who received the most recommendations from their peers. 30 Top Remodelers—Architect Bruce Wentworth…is well-respected and…has won many NARI awards.”