Award-Winning Whole-House Renovation and Addition in Arlington, Virginia

Video Project Profile Series: Award Winning Whole-House Renovation and Addition in Arlington, Virginia that included a three-story, L-shaped addition that wrapped around the home on two sides. The addition allowed for an expanded kitchen and a new master suite, living room, sunroom, garage, fitness room and wine-tasting room. Learn more at: www.bowa.com • The client wanted to transform a small, 1920’s house into a beautiful home that better suited their lifestyle and love of entertaining. • A previous, small addition was replaced by a new three-level one that wrapped around the existing home on two sides. • This called for dismantling the rear and side of the home to make room. • The clients remained in the home, so the opening needed to be uncovered and sealed daily to provide protection. • Some features of the original exterior were preserved as interior design elements, such as the two arched windows shown here. • The addition included a hallway from the front of the home to the kitchen at the rear, and housed the new main-level powder room. • Accessible from the original hallway and the addition, the kitchen was expanded to suit the homeowners’ needs. • The homeowners entertain often and wanted a gourmet kitchen with plenty of work space and an open floorplan. • The design artfully blended a stone backsplash, granite counters, stainless appliances and cherry cabinets to achieve a warm, rich look. • A family room was added just passed the kitchen along the new back