|How long has the company been in business?:
|A Kitchen That Works (AKTW) provides comprehensive design, material specification and project management services for residential remodels and new construction. AKTW takes an integrated approach to the design-build process — the net result is a perfect combination of the Homeowners style and our expertise.
AKTW, along with our team of licensed and bonded professional installers and allied trades people, is dedicated to designing and building environmentally friendly residential spaces. Our base line approach is to incorporate sustainable practices in our projects by:
* specifying high durability, low maintenance materials
* incorporating energy and water efficient systems and fixtures
* being resource efficient and responsibly recycling project waste
* preserving indoor air quality
* maximizing comfort and aesthetics for long term appreciation
We assist clients with projects of all sizes by developing realistic budgets and project time lines, ensuring every dollar spent provides the maximum return with regard to function and finish. Our mission is simple — to design affordable, beautiful, healthy, and functional residential spaces.
|Specialties and Accreditation:
We specialize in the design of sustainable kitchens, bathrooms, laundry rooms, home offices, entertainment rooms,guest quarters and more.
Company founder and co-owner Molly McCabe, AKBD, CGP holds the Associate Kitchen and Bath Designer certification from the National Kitchen and Bath Association as well as the Certified Green Professional designation from the National Association of Home Builders. Ms. McCabe is also certified by the Environmental Protection Agency as an individual to conduct lead-based paint renovation, repair and painting activities pursuant to 40 CFR Part 745.89 (Cert.# R-I-8869-10-1664).
Company co-owner, Clive Pardy, CSBA has been awarded the Certified Sustainable Building Advisor designation from the The National Sustainable Building Advisor Program.
|Based in Western Washington, we service all fifty states