The National Kitchen & Bath Association announced the winners of their 2011 Design Competition. According to David Alderman, 2011 NKBA President and Certified Master Kitchen & Bath Designer, “they represent the finest in function, personalization, innovative-thinking and beauty.” Check out the jaw-dropping designs that took home awards for Best Kitchen, Best Bathroom, Best Small Kitchen and Best Small Bathroom. And be sure to let us know what you think of them.
- Best Kitchen: Chris Novak Berry, brooksBerry Kitchens & Baths
This refined kitchen includes wide pine wood flooring paired with natural limestone flooring and walls, mahogany cabinetry with mesquite cabinet center panel accents and typhoon green honed granite countertops.
- Best Bathroom: Holly Rickert, Ulrich, Inc.
The magnificent tub sits in a river-rock-filled, drained fiberglass pan. A wood-textured porcelain tile floor follows the gentle curve of the tub and rock path.
As if those designs weren’t impressive enough, see how the winners of Best Small Kitchen and Best Small Bath packed constrained spaces with effortless style.
- Small Kitchen: Chris Novak Berry, brooksBerry Kitchens & Baths
With an unmistakeably classic style and smooth palette, this stunning kitchen pairs a simple, transitional design with modern fixtures and hardware for a look that feels dynamic yet comfortable.
- Small Bathroom: Scott Gjesdahl, Bristol Design & Construction
Natural stone and organic materials help deliver a tranquil space with subtle touches of modern Indonesian and Asian style. The sleek cabinetry, freestanding furniture and European-style fixtures provide a perfect mix of modernity with cultural infusion.
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