One of the most important areas of any house is the kitchen. This is very noticeable when the children grow, marry, and bring back spouses and grandchildren. A little more maneuver room, prep space, and seating suddenly becomes very exciting! For this 60’s style ranch home, the kitchen area served as the main walkway between the living room and dining room. As is popular with modern design, the homeowners desired a more open concept. They were also looking for convenient access to the front entry and future garage.
With any remodel, maintaining the look and style while being cost-effective was important. Removing the brick veneer from the common-wall portion and reinstalling as a wainscot on the new addition provided an appealing transition. Orienting the garage door nearest the driveway allowed for easy access, taller doors, and minimal dirt preparation. 3D modeling eliminates the guess work in the final product. At the same time, 3D rendering decreases the amount of change once the project is underway!
One of the most powerful methods to demonstrate floor space is drawing to scale! Utilizing professional CAD software, this task is made efficient and helpful. Meanwhile, contractors bid from the same plan, allowing apples-to-apples comparisons.