As a thank you to the community in which we are working, BOWA will be holding a Home Cleanup Day in Arlington on Thursday, February 9th. Let us assist in disposing of your unwanted clutter!
On Home Cleanup Day, please ask for the BOWA employee on site and we will be happy to help you unload your items.
Date: Thursday, February 9, 2017
Time: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: 2623 S Kent Street, Arlington, VA 22202
What: Broken & oversized items, junk, etc., but no electronics, paint or hazardous materials
For more information: Call Jim Harris at 703-873-8010.
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For the fourth year in a row, BOWA has been honored with at least one Best of Houzz award — this year earning two!
McLean, Va. – BOWA (www.bowa.com), an award-winning residential design build firm specializing in luxury additions and renovations, was chosen as both the Best of Houzz Design and Best of Houzz Service by the more than 40 million monthly unique users that comprise the Houzz community. BOWA was selected from more than one million active home building, remodeling and design industry professionals.
“We’re honored to be recognized again as the Best of Houzz in both the Design… Read More >
Back by popular demand! In conjunction with the Edgemoor Citizens Association, BOWA will be holding our 2nd annual Home Cleanup Day in Bethesda’s Edgemoor neighborhood on Saturday, February 11th. Let us help you show your home some LOVE just in time for Valentine’s Day by disposing of your unwanted clutter!
We are pleased to be partnering with 123Junk who will be on hand to collect items for donation, recycling and disposal. Read more about 123Junk’s charity partners as well as acceptable items by clicking on the logo below.
Date: Saturday, February 11, 2017
Time: 9:00-11:00 am
Where: The Edgemoor Club,… Read More >
We’re pleased to be included in Washingtonian’s January 2017 issue as “The Face of Luxury Condo Renovations.” Our team certainly has the depth and breadth of experience, relationships and specialized methodologies needed to be successful on the most complex of condominium remodeling projects.
If you’re considering the luxury condominium lifestyle, then your first call should be to BOWA. With projects ranging from kitchens and baths to combined-unit renovations, BOWA has more condo remodeling experience than anyone in the area.
Our relationships with realtors and building managers allow us to help identify and quickly evaluate units. Once we dive into design,… Read More >
An ice dam is a ridge of ice that forms at the eave or valley of a roof preventing proper drainage. This occurs when snow melts and slides to cooler portions of the roof and quickly refreezes creating the barrier or dam. The risk arises if additional melting occurs and water pools behind the dam. Costly damage may occur if the sitting water seeps between the shingle layers, wetting the roof deck and leaking into the home below.
Visible signs of damage may include dislodged roof shingles, water-stained ceilings, peeling paint, damaged plaster, etc. As other damage may not be… Read More >
In conjunction with the Westmoreland Citizens Association and as a thank you to the communities in which we live and work, BOWA and Wydler Brothers will be holding the 2nd Annual Home Cleanup Day in Bethesda on Saturday, December 3rd. Get ready for the holidays by letting us assist in disposing of your unwanted clutter!
We are pleased to be partnering with 123Junk who will be on hand to collect items for donation, recycling and disposal. You can read more about 123Junk’s charity partners as well as acceptable items by clicking on the logo below. This year you can also… Read More >
Did you know the first freeze typically occurs in October in the Washington, DC area? With that in mind, now is the time to start planning for the winter ahead. Exterior home preparation is critical to helping your home weather the harsh winter elements and avoiding damage. Consider the following steps to get your home ready for winter.
Shut Off Your Hose Bibs
Hose bibs are the water faucets to which your gardening hoses attach. Every year basements become flooded because water is allowed to remain inside the pipes through the freezing winter months, which can cause pipes to burst.… Read More >
Luxury Kalorama Condo Renovation in Washington DC
Having recently purchased a condominium in an historic building in the Kalorama neighborhood of Washington, DC, the homeowners initiated a complete restoration of the unit which had not been updated in many years. The challenge of this particular project was restoring a unit in a building dating back to the early 1900’s, bringing it up to code, and working within the confines of an eighth floor Kalorama condo unit.
The BOWA Solution:
Drawing on years of experience in condo renovations, BOWA was able to carefully manage the logistics of… Read More >
Traditional Condominium Renovation in Rosslyn, Virginia
These returning BOWA client were transitioning to condominium living and wanted to recreate many of the comforts and details they appreciated in their existing home. They wanted to keep the existing contemporary kitchen and create an easy transition into their preferred traditional aesthetic.
The BOWA Solution:
BOWA added touches to the renovation that were fitting to the clients’ tastes. The half-wall that divided the kitchen and dining room was redesigned to blends the traditional and contemporary styles and create a flawless transition. Custom panels and chair rail moldings, fine details… Read More >
Multi-Space Renovation in Potomac, Maryland
This remodeling project in Potomac, MD posed several challenges for the design build team. The clients wanted to turn their unfinished basement into an exciting and varied entertainment space for the whole family, add a pool and pool house and create a sunroom. The most significant challenge of this project was the tight lot on which the house sat. The size made it extremely difficult to get the required equipment into the backyard for the pool and whole-house generator installations.
The BOWA Solution:
BOWA’s careful coordination of the project architecture and… Read More >