Classic Custom Kitchen – McLean, VA

The gracious elegance of classical forms and specialty finishes require a deft designer’s eye, in order to avoid the superficiality that characterizes the majority of the work we see in this style. When working with clients who are drawn to classical forms, it is imperative that the designer / maker understand the intended relationships of […]

Green Kitchen – Charlottesville, VA

Crafted for the home of an internationally renown architect, widely recognized as the country’s foremost leader in ecologically responsible design, this kitchen is constructed entirely from sustainable, local timber, and recyclable materials. Built before plywood industry standards addressed concerns about formaldehyde off-gassing, from the glues once used in laminated products, we constructed the cabinet carcasses […]

Cherry Custom Kitchen Cabinetry – Charlottesville, VA

When elegantly formal hardwood cabinetry is the appropriate appointment for a classic home, traditional woods, with traditional finishes and furniture-quality details are of utmost importance. The stained cherry cabinets created for this kitchen, complement the extensive cabinetry and paneling that we designed and crafted for rooms throughout this Georgian style home. Fluted columns, raised-paneling, and […]

Formal Heart Pine Kitchen – Albemarle County, VA

Working closely with Charlottesville, Va. architect, Robert Paxton, we created this antique heart pine kitchen as part of the restoration of Enniscorthy, one of Albemarle County Virginia’s most venerable estates. The matching breakfronts, to either side of the doorway, display glassware, provide additional storage, and conceal the television. The corner blocks, on the bases, are […]

Design/Build Kitchen, Alexandria Va

Design/Build Kitchen Cabinetry Alexandria Va: Not everyone is as adventurous and passionate about the possibilities of custom cabinetry as we are… but every once in a while… some kitchens are just too much fun. The client is a professional culinary author, critic, and instructor. Together, we designed and crafted this extraordinary, “fitted” kitchen for her […]

Custom Cabinets: Heritage Kitchen – Nantucket, MA

Hand-picked floorboards, a beaded ceiling with exposed beams, and a gas-range hearth, crafted from recycled brick, offer the inviting comfort of a well-worn workspace. The painted, custom cabinets maintain the line of the room’s painted door casings, below the beam bottoms, to preserve a sense of extra space, above.

Contemporary Culinary Kitchen – Keswick, VA

This contemporary custom kitchen beckons the cook, and welcomes the guest. The room’s overall design concept was established by architects, Dalgleish, Gilpin & Paxton, PLLC. Mixing rich, hardwood veneers, with subtle, furniture-quality details, our custom cabinet shop translated the design concept into this warm, inviting room. Glass, granite, wood, and stainless steel are combined in […]

Colonial Style Kitchen – ALbemarle County, VA

No kitchen is easier to work in than a large kitchen with a workhorse of an island. Each cabinet area has its’ purpose, and the island stands solid, waiting for whatever utility the stove, sink, children, or the guests may require. This is an island designed for an active family on the go. The walnut […]

Heart Pine Kitchen – Charlottesville, VA

The eat-in section of this island was designed with tapered legs in order to create the feel of a country kitchen table, enhancing the “up country” flavor of this open room. Random width, beaded-board paneling, complements the beaded, flat-panel cabinet doors. Extensive use of divided-glass, cabinet doors, and the wrought iron pot rack, give this […]