On the Market: Contemporary Westport home offers custom design


WESTPORT — Although Grammy Award-winning singer, songwriter and social activist Michael Bolton chose the town of Westport in which to raise his children, Bolton Lane is not named for him and he never lived on this street.

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Designer Kimberlee Melcher’s favorite space is her newly renovated custom kitchen | Home | Spokane | The Pacific Northwest Inlander

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Kimberlee Melcher had her dream studio in Spokane not once, but twice, early in her interior design career with her contractor-husband Kevin Melcher under the moniker Downtown Kitchen & Design, and then again in 2014.

“We opened our first design showroom in 2001 renovating an old historic building, creating display kitchen vignettes with working appliances and using the space for trade events and hosting client parties,” says Melcher.

But things change, and within a few years of rebranding under Kimberlee Kristine, Melcher closed the downtown studio and decided to fashion the company’s new design studio closer to home. Her home.

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The couple renovated their Millwood-area residence into a space to entertain clients, as well as to highlight cabinetry, surface, flooring, countertops and lighting for which they are dealers.

The newly completed kitchen is now her favorite

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Barnwood Reclaimers Offers Custom Made Furniture by Private Design Appointment

During August’s successful moving sale, all of Barnwood Reclaimers’ incredible pre-made furniture was sold and is being enjoyed in many homes throughout the community. Owners Ryan and Patti Trcka found that what really meets their clients’ needs are private custom design appointments.

“We’re back in the wood shop and getting settled in after our big move,” explained Patti Trcka. “We’re preparing for fall and winter, with cooler weather and upcoming family gatherings. Since most of us are already spending a lot of time at home because of the pandemic, this is a great time to work with our clientele to create beautiful custom furniture and fireplace mantels that will cozy their nests and upgrade their homes.”

Like many other small companies, Barnwood Reclaimers is having to be creative with how it conducts business in light of the pandemic. “Prior to our private appointments, we typically discuss the details of the

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Towne Court Custom Homes and Memorial Green Custom Homes by the Davis Group Featured Alongside Houston Kitchen Remodeling | Sep 24, 2020

Houston, TX — (SBWIRE) — 09/24/2020 — Towne Court custom homes in Westhaven Estates have a premier location just one mile north of The Galleria in Houston, an international shopping destination boasting over 400 stores with upscale boutiques and many dining options. The Davis Group custom homes offer a choice of three-floor plans, with the Abbey and Avery homes featuring a master suite on the first floor. The private enclave of six homes epitomizes elegant transitional architecture with distinctive high-end, high-impact design elements such as forged iron Parisian entry doors, architectural clad windows, and brick and stone interiors. The first impressions from the outside continue beyond the threshold as potential homebuyers view 11-foot ceilings, expansive kitchen islands, top of the range appliances, and designer finishes throughout. The homes are ideally situated for an easy commute to the Texas Medical Center.

Memorial Green custom homes promise the ultimate in a luxury

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Tailored: Custom home design fits to perfection

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“In the past 30 years, there hasn’t been an idea that we weren’t able to execute. From wine rooms to pools, the intellectual value we’ve gathered over our time in business helps us to bring pretty well any idea to life.”

The ideas really start coming to life on the plot of land, with some customers buying the land in a chosen location and others choosing a lot where the builder has land holdings.

“It’s about a 70/30 split between them buying a lot somewhere, or rebuilding on a lot they already own or
choosing land we own,” says Kwasnicki. “Whether a customer has come to us with their own lot on an acreage or in the city or is building on one of our inventory lots, we always come out to walk and survey the property to ensure what we’re designing will work with the land.

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