MainStreet Design Build transforms a drab, dated kitchen into a stunning, contemporary style kitchen, showing us how to make perfect use of clean lines and natural elements. Located in Birmingham, this 1915 home suffered from a dysfunctional first floor layout, which included a poorly placed powder room, cramped space and lack of storage. The SE Michigan-based design/build firm approached the project with the same level of thoughtfulness and...
Eric Richards (left); Jim Stinson (right)
MainStreet is proud to welcome on board two new, much needed additions to the MainStreet Design Build family; Jim Stinson, Production Manager; and Eric Richards, Senior Designer.
MEET JIM STINSON, Production Manager:
Examining the close relationship between budget, scope and schedule, any small change in one of these three constraints can drastically affect a project’s outcome. For Jim Stinson,...
When it comes to measuring what is popular in home design, one of the most reliable, pure tests in gauging people’s quick-fire gut response to what they see. So, when someone saves a photo on Houzz to an ideabook, after browsing through many photos and clicking Save, they are telling us what they like.
With that in mind, we put together MainStreet Design Build’s 5 most popular photos that were added to ideabooks in 2014. The spaces span all...
From left to right: Christine Ramaekers, Steve Ramaekers, John Fricke, Lori Fricke, Carolyn Capone, Colleen Everett, Tony Capone
From left to right: Karen Feliks, Colleen Everett, Carolyn Capone
Christine and Steve Ramaekers
As a loyal supporter...
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