West Springfield, VAUpdated this 1980’s traditional living room into a modern farmhouse retreat, soft green-grey walls, white painted brick, sleek black gas fireplace, crisp white shaker built-in cabinetry and custom walnut floating shelves. West Springfield, VAUpdated client’s existing quality sofa with new lighter yet durable Krypton upholstery, adorned the walls with bright yet serene abstract landscape above and casual woven grey-wash coffee table anchors the space. West Springfield, VACasual Curved seating arrangement allows for enjoyment of the fireplace, the bucolic backyard view and , more practically, the TV (not in frame). Charcoal velvet Pottery Barn chairs 360 degrees and the Krypton reupholstered angled sofa takes full advantage of this room’s updated modern farmhouse beauty. Mason Neck, Lorton, VAWhat started out as a cramped and dated kitchen has been transformed into this modern farmhouse dream kitchen. Once walls were removed between a formal dining room and opened up the area to the living room this space is now primed for today’s living. Mason Neck, Lorton, VAWide open, light, bright and airy kitchen and dining combo takes advantage of gorgeous river views to the East and backyard pool views to the West. Huge extendable dining table with banquette seating plus a sizeable island means there’s plenty of room for family and friends. Mason Neck, Lorton, VAModern farmhouse meets traditional in this historic area of Northern Virginia. Shaker Cabinets with glass doors, traditional taupe and marble tile backsplash frame the convenience of the pot-filler. Large extendable dining table with mixed leather chairs and banquette seating ensure there’s always enough room for hosting a large impromptu dinner. Fairfax Station, VAUpdated light filled contemporary home achieved by removing some walls to allow light to pass though, updating the faux stone firplace to this sleek cement finish, light 9″ wide plank French Oak flooring, black framed Marvin Contemporary window sand adding an Ikea-hacked floating TV credenza. Nautical Bedroom in Fairfax County, VA Nautical Bedroom with colonial furnishings; Fairfax County, VA Updated a boring builder-grade master bath to a fresh and updated retreat; Fairfax County, VA Opposing his and her sinks in a fresh nautical style; Fairfax County, VA Soaking tub accented with wood deck and fresh white wainscoting and a modern capiz chandelier; Fairfax County, VA Spacious shower with chevron laid natural travertine; Fairfax County, VA Open and airy great room; Chicahauk, Southern Shores, NC (Photo courtesy of Ralph Rippe) Fresh and vibrant blues and whites; Chicahauk, Southern Shores, NC (Photo courtesy of Ralph Rippe) Combined living, dining and kitchen area make for a perfect family vacation retreat; Chicahauk, Southern Shores, NC (Photo courtesy of Ralph Rippe) Bold sea-blue island combined with white quartz counters help this kitchen feel large and clean; Chicahauk, Southern Shores, NC (Photo courtesy of Ralph Rippe) Greywashed woods and neutral sandy walls combine perfectly with the blues and aquas of the furnishings; Chicahauk, Southern Shores, NC (Photo courtesy of Ralph Rippe) Expanses of windows and doors let in lots of great eastern light; Chicahauk, Southern Shores, NC (Photo courtesy of Ralph Rippe) Bold blue and white stripes with accents of primary nautical flag colors add nautical charm to this Master Bedroom; Chicahauk, Southern Shores, NC (Photo courtesy of Ralph Rippe) Full wall black and white photo gallery disguises a flat panel TV, Lorton, VA A custom wet bar adds convenient entertaining space to this finished basement; Fairfax County, VA Updated sitting room mixes new design with elements the client wanted to retain for a quick design refresh; Lorton, VA Large, light and bright family room in shades of blue; Lorton Valley North, Lorton, VA Custom built-in storage bench and floating shelves flank a gas fireplace; Lorton Valley North, Lorton, VA Large living room evokes the feeling of being at the beach with blue hues and warm white accents and seagrass and metal elements; Lorton Valley North, Lorton, VA. Custom built-in wood floating shelves, bench and desk flank the mantle with arched mirror and hanging terrariums; Lorton Valley North, Lorton, VA This was a boring builder grade kitchen with medium oak cabinets and bottom end appliances; we updated it with a trendy grey cabinet, natural stone back splash and top of the line stainless appliances; Lorton, VA Large scale artwork and lighting balances huge windows to make this a truly grand entrance; Lorton, VA Bold colors mixed with traditional furnishings for an eclectic dining room look; Lorton, VA Sterling, VANew homeowners wanted a fast refresh so we utilized their existing dining table and added this unique mud-cloth pattern rug, deep moody-blue walls, bright white curtains, weathered white buffet and simple wall baskets for high impact on a budget. Bright and airy kitchen design that utilized IKEA, yes, IKEA cabinets and Semi-handmade doors, quartz countertops, Marvin windows and a lux 48″ Wolf dual-fuel range. Conversion of a dated family room into a fresh and modern kitchen with a HUGE island, wall of pantry cabinets and a professional 48″ Wolf range.