SMART MOVES - The renovated kitchen includes two islands, one for prep and the other for seating. The new kitchen is in a space once occupied by the formal dining room, which included an odd step-down floor, the designer says. All the floors were brought to one level as part of the remodel.

Fresh Flair

Yin and Yang

BETTER FLOW Studio Z Architecture reconfigured the kitchen for optimal workspace and storage.

Makeover Magic

EASY LIVING: The open living room is full of light, thanks to many large windows.

True Blue

Her Own Stamp

Good Judgment

Chic Retreat