Contemporary Bathroom project in Denver, CO

Contemporary Bathroom project in Denver, CO designed by: Maureen McGuire, Maureen McGuire Interiors LLC

photo by: Philip Wegener

Contemporary Kitchen project

Contemporary Kitchen project designed by: Donna McMahon, Kitchen Evolutions

photo by: Clinton Sander

Chef's Cookery Kitchen

Chef's Cookery Kitchen designed by: Erica Kalkofen, ek kitchens & design

photo by: Erica Kalkofen

Traditional Kitchen project

Traditional Kitchen project designed by: Andy Smith, JM Kitchen and Bath

photo by: Nisha Brushaber

Arts & Crafts Dining Room in Boulder CO

Arts & Crafts Dining Room in Boulder CO designed by: Mary Jo Hren AKBD, John Murphy Millworks, LLC

photo by: Mary Jo Hren AKBD

Reason #199 to hire a Kitchen & Bath Designer:

Kitchen and Bath Designers explore the client's wants and needs through an in-depth interview and use that information to design an incredible space.

Call to Action in Opposition to Interior Design Legislation

The Colorado Legislature is about to consider a “Qualified Interior Designer” bill which, if adopted, will establish a new state Board for registration of interior designers and by law limit your right to submit plans to local building officials.   With this latest attempt to start licensing the design profession (a license for which you [read more]

NKBA List of Online Courses

The NKBA list of online courses for this year’s exam participants is posted in our Education section under Upcoming Courses.   We will be creating study groups in the beginning of June for the CKD and CBD exams for spring.  Stay tuned for more information to follow.

Attention Consumers

Why should you work with an NKBA certified professional?

Choosing the right design professional is an important decision for your project’s success. By selecting an NKBA-certified designer, you will be working with a professional who:

  • Has demonstrated comprehensive knowledge in kitchen and bath design, as well as construction, mechanical, plumbing and electrical systems.
  • Understands the remodeling process and will  make sure you don’t waste your money with wrong decisions.
  • Adheres to a strict code of professional conduct.
  • Is an expert in the NKBA Kitchen & Bath Planning Guidelines & Access Standards, which recognizes the importance of consumer health, safety, and welfare in kitchen and bath design.
  • Is a member of the National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA), the kitchen and bath industry’s leading professional organization that provides them with the training and tools needed to succeed.
  • Is skilled at assessing consumers’ individual needs and wants and creating designs that meet and exceed these requirements.
  • Remains current on local building codes, safety and environmental regulations and the wealth of new products and equipment on the market.