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Here’s a terrific note we received in our mailbag (okay, in our Inbox, as we rarely receive regular mail anymore). Our client, Anne, whose bathroom we recently completed, writes: “Great Bathroom!” Guys, the bathroom is still great. It’s just gorgeous. I wanted to send along a quick thank you note to let you know that…read more

Inside Merrick

Thanksgiving’s just around the corner, so we’re dreaming of carving a big turkey, enjoying mashed potatoes with gravy and having (a small slice of) pie. And, in the spirit of Thanksgiving, we’d like to share our gratitude for a great year at Merrick Design and Build. We very much appreciate our work with clients, the…read more

Choosing a Contractor

Eclectic Family Room design by Dc Metro Design-build Merrick Design & Build Inc   We’re excited to share that one of our photos was featured in an article on Houzz entitled 10 Unexpected Ways to Style a Gorgeous Fall Mantel. Scroll down to see the “One great piece” item to view our photo!   Enjoy!…read more

Design Trends

The U.S. Census Bureau defines multigenerational families as those consisting of more than two generations living under the same roof.

Design Trends

It’s been said that the kitchen is the ‘new’ or ‘real’ living room, and this has been especially true during the past decade. For the last 10 years, families have been spending more time together in the kitchen during weekday mornings and evenings, weekends and special events.   When the Merrick team renovates a kitchen,…read more

Aging in Place

With most changes, there’s usually a bit of learning involved as you undergo a current or impending transition. While you research the topic of “aging in place,” take a look at the following websites. We found them informative and easy to navigate, while providing useful resources and sound approaches.            …read more

Aging in Place

If you’re considering aging in place modifications in your home, it’s important to examine all of your home’s major spaces including entry ways, bathrooms, bedrooms, kitchen and even your yard. Here’s a quick reference list to use as you review the rooms and spaces in your home:                …read more

Events

Come to this FREE forum, which will be held on Wednesday, June 20th from 7pm until 9pm at the Montgomery County Council Office Building and moderated by Eric Friedman, Director of the Office of Consumer Protection. He will lead a discussion with experts on home improvements, including Marceline White, Executive Director of the Maryland Consumer…read more

Aging in Place

These days, there’s a lot of conversation around the topic of “aging in place“, so we’ve decided to write a three-part series on the subject. This first post will map out three aging in place scenarios, but before we get started, let’s review at what aging in place means.   The AgingInPlace.com website speaks of…read more

Choosing a Contractor

Merrick Design and Build has completed multiple kitchen remodeling projects over the years and one of the most memorable was for an “empty nester” couple living in the DC metro area. Their main focus for their kitchen was entertaining and their remodel occurred after the couple had made the conscious decision to, more often than…read more