Contemporary Washington, DC Condominium Renovation
The primary challenge of this condominium renovation was to transform what had once been two units into an optimized, light-filled single space with a contemporary design and incredible river views. The client could see the potential, but the realities of fixed plumbing, electric and structural column locations – all seemingly immovable obstacles in the wrong places – were daunting.
The BOWA Solution:
BOWA and the client executed an extensive forensic study of the original building plans to gauge feasibility. In the process, a plan was created that prioritized optimizing the beautiful… Read More >
Please join us for our upcoming McLean Home Cleanup Day on Saturday, April 22nd, co-sponsored by BOWA and your neighbors, Amy Dilley-Davis and Cathy Peck of HBC Group. It’s our way of saying thank you to the community where we live and work. Celebrate Earth Day by letting us help you recycle, donate or dispose of your unwanted clutter!
Hosted at Trinity United Methodist Church, we are pleased to be partnering once again 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… Read More >
Universal Design Master Suite Renovation in McLean, VA
The master bathroom of this McLean, Virginia ranch-style home featured a dated bath area with awkward embellishments that crowded the space visually and spatially. Additionally, the bedroom suffered from a full wall of reach-in closets with two sets of bi-fold doors, which was busy on the outside and cramped on the inside.
The BOWA Solution:
Keeping to the existing footprint, the master bath renovation features clean lines, beautiful fixtures and custom details that better meet the owner’s needs. In the bedroom, the reach-in closets were replaced with a… Read More >
In conjunction with the South Bradley Hills Neighborhood Association, BOWA will be holding a Shred Day in Bethesda’s South Bradley Hills neighborhood on Saturday, April 29th. Let us help you securely dispose of your unwanted personal documents!
We are pleased to be partnering with TrueShred who will provide secure, onsite shredding. The BOWA team will be on hand to help, and we’d like to offer a special thank you to the Bethesda Community School for hosting the event!
Date: Saturday, April 29, 2017
Time: 9:00-11:00 am
Where: Bethesda Community School, 7500 Honeywell Lane, Bethesda, MD 20814
What: Unwanted documents for… Read More >
Consider These Condominium Search Tips
The renovation of luxury condominium apartments continues to be one of the fastest growing segments of what we specialize in at BOWA. While we’ve done this type of work for over two decades, there is no question the pace and frequency has increased in recent years. At this point, we’re fortunate to have five to seven condo renovations in the works at any given time. A quick glance around the DC metropolitan region shows this is in line not only with purchase statistics, but also with the much-publicized trend of folks moving toward the condo… Read More >
Please join us for our upcoming Reston Home Cleanup Day on Saturday, April 1st, co-sponsored by BOWA and your neighbor, Jenny McClintock of HBC Group. It’s our way of saying thank you to the community where we live and work. Let us help you get a head start on your spring cleaning and assist in disposing of your unwanted clutter!
Hosted at Jenny’s home, we are pleased to be partnering once again 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… Read More >
As a thank you to the communities in which we live and work, BOWA, Laurie Muir of Wydler Brothers and Rich Moroscak of PNC Mortgage will be holding a Home Cleanup Day & Shred Day in Bethesda on Saturday, February 25th. Let us help you get a start on your spring cleaning and 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. … Read More >
Master Suite and Master Bathroom Renovation in Great Falls, VA
The existing master suite was dated and the layout was awkward. The homeowners wished to renovate the space to include a new, modern master bath, walk-in closet and refreshment center while also preserving the natural light flowing through the space.
The BOWA Solution:
Significant structural changes were planned to accommodate the new design which included adding a new window to the bathroom, raising the floor and supporting the stone accent wall. As part of the larger master suite project, the fireplace was relocated, a cold tile… Read More >
The National Association of the Remodeling Industry Names Winners of Annual Competition
McLean, Va. – BOWA (www.bowa.com), a residential design and construction firm specializing in luxury additions and renovations, is pleased to announce that the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) has named BOWA the 2017 Southeast Regional CotY TM winner in the Entire House Over $1,000,000 category.
“With projects ranging from master suites and kitchens to whole-home renovations such as this one, it’s an honor to be recognized by our industry leaders for our work at this and all levels,” said Josh Baker, Founder and Co-Chairman at BOWA.… Read More >
Traditional McLean Home Renovation
The homeowners, who are avid entertainers, wanted to renovate the interior of their dark, dated home to bring it in line with their wonderful exterior spaces. Additionally, the clients wanted to remodel their master suite to include his-and-hers closets and a new master bath.
The BOWA Solution:
The BOWA team reworked the foyer staircase, creating a graceful barrel vaulted archway with two large storage and coat closets underneath. The existing stone fireplace in the family room was replaced with a high-efficiency gas fireplace and custom built-ins offering both storage and display space.… Read More >