Design Build Team was Recently Featured in Kansas City Spaces

Posted on November 18th, 2013 by
Source: Kansas City Spaces

Kansas City Spaces is the area’s most prestigious lifestyle magazine featuring fabulous homes and sharing current and unique fashion trends and design concepts. You can imagine our delight when editor Zim Loy featured a Mission Hills home renovation project from Design Build Team.

The home’s charming 1950s French country architecture needed modernization, and the new owners wanted a more open concept. Having heard many negatives about marble countertop sustainability and appearance, the owner opted for a natural stone, quartzite. It gave an attractive, dramatic look when coupled with a Carrara …

Modern Home Design: Breakfast Nooks Provide Casual Dining Space

Posted on March 6th, 2013 by
Design Build Team

Kitchen construction is one of the key features in a home design or remodel. A breakfast nook is a great way to add creative flair to the kitchen, in addition to a casual dining space to enjoy coffee and cakes with a friend or a Sunday morning breakfast with a loved one. The following tips are sure to enhance any breakfast nook:

Banquette seating offers a plush, comfortable space making the kitchen seem more like a cozy living room. If space permits, two banquettes create the perfect diner-style breakfast nook. Banquettes are highly space-efficient and can also provide invisible storage …

Stunning Closets and Dressing Rooms

Posted on February 4th, 2013 by

Whatever the lifestyle or living arrangement, most people don’t have enough closet space. For people who have a basic wardrobe, the basic closet may suffice, but for the fashionista, the basic closet will never do.

Closets serve a purely functional purpose, but they are rarely organized sufficiently. A good closet design should have a combination of hanging space, shelf space, shoe space and drawers. With this combination, it’s much easier to organize a wardrobe and find things in a timely manner.

Although a closet is a utilitarian space used to store things, it doesn’t have to look like that. Whether …