Energized Evolution

Within the design process, the evolution of ideas generates optimized solutions. This Eden Prairie family was looking for an open concept kitchen project. In the end, it’s all the little details that make a big difference – island pedestal to accommodate seating on three sides, pullout drawers for dishes near the dishwasher, walk-in pantry, inviting … Continued

Fresh Open Concept

Sometimes the best ideas are right under your feet.  In this case, a re-envisioned floor plan gives new energy to daily living for this young Minnetonka family.  It’s like being in a new home without having to move from your favorite neighborhood! Functional layout and warm, welcoming elements are fused together to reflect the family’s … Continued

Open Sesame – Unlocking Potential

Taking down walls surrounding the original kitchen unlocked the potential to have an open floor plan featuring a large island.  For these Eden Prairie homeowners who like to entertain, the new space encourages guests to be comfortable and part of the action whether they are pouring a glass of wine at the beverage bar, gathering … Continued

Relaxed Leisure in Lower Level

With this casual and comfortable lower level, guests instantly relax – whether it’s to stream their favorite series or challenge someone to a game of ping pong. The viewing bar helps define the seating area plus provide two-tier chairs in a small amount of space for optimal sight angles for watching the TV.

Open for Entertaining

At most parties,  it always seems like the kitchen area is the hot spot where everyone wants to be – even if it’s not big enough to be the life of the party.  After hosting several years of parties in their beloved Minneapolis bungalow with its original divided layout, this couple decided it was time … Continued

Excited to Host Friends & Family

By removing the walls that closed off the kitchen from the dining and living rooms, the floor plan opened up to allow for a desired island with seating for guests to share good food and stories.  To maintain the classic exterior look of the 1920s bungalow home, the front window was preserved by creating a bench between countertops to offer a welcoming place to sit to gaze at frequent walkers going by or to converse during a party.  White custom cabinets and backsplash offer a crisp and clean modern look.  The refinished wood floor blends the front and back areas of the main level.  A bonus to the project was carving out a little space from a bedroom office to make a much appreciated main level laundry room.

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Now open for entertaining! AMEK’s design process guides clients from the beginning schematics to the final selections to create a project that reflects the owners’ lifestyle whether they like inviting friends to gatherings or want an open layout to cater to a busy family. Are you ready to transform your kitchen to be the place everyone loves to be in? Give us a call, we’re ready to listen.

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