Junior League Tour of Kitchens
The Junior League of Atlanta, Inc., is an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women, and improving the community through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Its purpose is exclusively educational and charitable.
Distinctive Featured in the 17th Annual Junior League Tour of Kitchens. 2014 marks the 17th year of the Junior League of Atlanta's Tour of Kitchens.
The organization has raised over $1MM from these Tours to fund causes for women and children. Distinctive is proud to be featured for the seventh time on this premier tour of homes. The tour will take place on March 29th and 30th, and will highlight 14 of Atlanta's most beautiful homes. We invite you to join us as we showcase one of our most exciting kitchens. Click here to see our kitchen -- #11!
Distinctive Remodeling Solutions was featured in the 14th Annual Junior League Tour of Kitchens.
The new Kitchen of this Dunwoody home boasts cherry cabinets in a cinnamon finish, with granite countertops and a backsplash of tiles in warm neutral.The island in cream has architectural interest with raised paneling and corbels supporting a granite top in a deep hue. The Master Bath was transformed to a spa atmosphere with a spacious walk-in shower and his & her vanity sinks. Travertine tile throughout adds warmth. The Hall Bath complements the Master with travertine tile and, by varying the pattern, interest and definition are achieved. Click here to see our kitchen -- #14!
Distinctive’s feature in the 13th Annual Junior League Tour of Kitchensproves that small can be spectacular.
This Loring Heights Kitchen expanded its space simply by opening walls to two other rooms. Warm cherry cabinetry in a Whiskey Black finish is complemented by new Oak Flooring, expertly stained to match floors in the rest of the home. All new stainless appliances form an inviting aesthetic. The focal point of the room is a custom multi-colored mosaic backsplash in hand-painted tiles above the cooktop. The new Kitchen matches both the vibrant lifestyle of intown living and welcoming feel of this charming cottage.
In the 12th Annual Junior League Tour of Kitchens, Distinctive opened the cramped Kitchen of this Collier Hills home by adding on to the back of the home.
The new Kitchen boasts granite counters, an entertainment peninsula, and an island with cook top. All cabinetry was designed to mimic the home’s original woodwork. The newly built-in hutch with glass doors and lighted shelving offers stunning display for china and crystal. A new Great Room opens off the Kitchen, and its Wet Bar, echoing the Kitchen cabinetry, provides refreshments from its wine cooler and ice maker. Click here to see our featured kitchen
The 2008 Junior League Tour of Kitchens reveals a true transformation.
This Brookhaven home was a mix of styles and had no direction. The owner, a young sports star, wanted the home to reflect the ultra chic feel of urban Europe where he was raised. The Kitchen is spectacular with a custom glass topped bar, marble tile in a 1″ x 1″ check pattern, windows of etched glass, aluminum fixtures, and lighting that can be programmed to revolve colors. The clean lines of the cabinetry are given warmth with deep wood tones and the space is anchored by wood floors stained in a golden hue. Click here to view the schedule
Our 2007 Junior League Kitchen was created in period style to match the rest of the home which had been built in the 1920′s.
Cottage style cabinetry with inset doors and white paint are complemented with black granite counter tops and a backsplash of blue/green subway tile. The back door entryway boasts tall cabinets providing a home for the stacked washer/dryer and additional storage. The refrigerator cabinetry provides space for the TV and stacked uppers with mullion glass offer lighted display. A wine hutch built into the basement stairwell accomodates not only wine, but the home’s stereo system. This feature creates a pleasing transition from the kitchen to the dining room. Click here to view the schedule
Rotary International is the world’s first service club organization, with more than 1.2 million members in 33,000 clubs worldwide. Rotary club members are volunteers who work locally, regionally, and internationally to provide service to others, promote integrity, and advance world understanding, goodwill, and peace through its fellowship of business, professional, and community leaders.
Mark Buelow is an active Rotarian, belonging to the Rotary Club of Alpharetta since 2003. He was recently named a Paul Harris Fellow in recognition of his on-going contributions to Rotary.
ALS Division of the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA)
The Muscular Dystrophy Association fights neuromuscular diseases through an unparalled worldwide research effort. ALS (Lou Gehrig’s Disease) is a disease of the motor neurons, muscle-controlling nerve cells in the brain and spinal cord that control voluntary muscle movement. MDA’s ALS Division funds ALS research and provides services to individuals and families affected by ALS.
Distinctive Remodeling Solutions was featured in the Second Annual NARI Tour of Remodeled Homes, and will be featured in the Third Annual NARI Tour of Remodeled Homes on September 29, 2012. Proceeds from this event go to support the ALS Division of the Muscular Dystrophy Association.
Although it has become one of the world’s most well-known charities, the Make-A-Wish Foundation®, through chapter volunteers who are part of a nationwide network of caring and dedicated people, has maintained the grassroots fulfillment of its mission to serve by granting the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions, and to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy.
Distinctive Remodeling Solutions was featured in the First Annual NARI Tour of Remodeled Homes. Proceeds from this event went to support the Georgia and Alabama chapter of the Make-A-Wish Foundation.
Blessed Trinity Catholic High School
Blessed Trinity Catholic High School exists to provide a nurturing educational environment that transforms lives in Christ, integrating spiritual formation, academic excellence, artistic sensibility, and athletic achievement.
Blessed Trinity High School is a coeducational college preparatory institutional whose multilevel curriculum provides a variety of educational programs that meet the needs of each student.
In the last ten years, Blessed Trinity’s Titans have brought home 18 state and 38 regional championships, as well as numerous other titles, and awards for Best All-Around Sports Program, Sportsmanship, and Athletic Director of the Year.
Roswell High School
Originally established in 1949, Roswell High School’s mission is to promote student learning, expect excellence, and celebrate achievement. It has been consistently recognized as one of Georgia’s top academic schools. With more than twenty Advance Placement courses offered, the school’s Advanced Placement Program is rated as one of the best in the country. Successful programs in athletics and the performing arts complement Roswell’s high academic achievements.
Mountain Park Elementary
Located in Roswell, GA, Mountain Park Elementary has a student population of approximately 800 students in Kindergarten through Grade Five. It has won multiple awards since its opening in 1973, including Roswell Environmental School of the Year, NCLB (No Child Left Behind) National Blue Ribbon School, and the Georgia School of Excellence award.