KITCHEN DESIGN GUIDE

This handy resource will help you get you started designing your dream kitchen and keep all the details organized to make the process as painless as possible.

NEW! OFFICE FURNITURE

We are proud to offer luxury Italian office furniture from Newform Uffocio.

bathroom vanities made in italy

IKON BY BMT BAGNI

A modern bathroom collection made up of simple geometric shapes and featuring integrated washbasins to create a lasting impression.

SIPARIO BY ARAN CUCINE

An innovative and minimalist kitchen created in collaboration with renowned Japanese designer Makio Hasuike.

MODERN INTERIOR AND EXTERIOR DOORS

SYNUA BY OIKOS

An oversized security door on a unique vertical pivoting system for wider opening. Closed, the door sits flush with the wall.

CUSTOM CLOSETS

WALK-IN CLOSETS

Pianca offers custom-designed, walk-in closet solutions that combine functionality and beauty available in a variety of colors, textures, and materials.

CUSTOM STAIRCASES

HELIKA LUX BY CAST

Curved staircases custom-designed with wood, glass, stainless steel, or powder-coated iron steps and railings.

FLOORING

OXIMORO BY SKEMA

Natural, beautiful, sustainable engineered European oak flooring available in a variety of finishes, and thicknesses.

TREVI BY ARAN CUCINE

A classic Mediterranean kitchen drawing inspiration and elegance from the warm fragrances of the region.

EXPLORE OUR PORTFOLIO

Kitchen remodeling projects, bathroom vanities, countertops, closets, stairs, and interior and exterior doors from European Cabinets & Design Studios.

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Fremont Home Remodeling

This home remodeling project in Fremont, Ca, features kitchen cabinets from Rastelli Cucine (by ARAN Cucine) KARAN collection in the white matte glass with decorative glass combination. Silestone quartz countertop in Callacatta Gold, island table in Silestone Marquina fabricated and installed by Bay StoneWorks. Appliances from Miele. Master bathroom vanity, shower pan, and cabinet from the MOMA collection. Guest bathroom vanity from GB Group’s Cubik collection. Doors throughout by Pail. Glass Doors by Casali. Laminate flooring throughout by Skema. Front door from the Oikos Tekno collection. Fireplace surround by Silestone in Iconic White and Marquina quartz, fabricated and installed by Bay StoneWorks.

San Francisco Traditional Kitchen

A beautiful new traditional kitchen in San Francisco in Hemp White with Gold painted inner edge. Cabinets from the Aran Cucine Imperial collection. Quartz countertop from Cambria collection in Golden Dragon color. Appliances from Thermador.

Los Altos Black & White Kitchen & Bath

This Los Altos kitchen features cabinets from Aran Cucine’s Bijou collection in Gefilte matte glass, with upper wall cabinets in white matte glass. The massive island, with a white granite countertop fabricated by Bay StoneWorks, features large drawers with Blum Intivo custom interiors on the working side, and Stop Sol glass cabinets with an aluminum frame on the front of the island. A bronze glass tile backsplash and bronze lamps over the island add color and texture to the otherwise black and white kitchen. Appliances from Miele and a sink by TopZero complete the project. The master bath features a double sink vanity from the BMT Bagni Fly collection.

Redwood City Kitchen, Staircase & Doors

This beautiful modern kitchen, staircase, and interior doors are part of a major remodeling project in a townhouse in Redwood City, in collaboration with Modern Living Construction. The goal of the project was to open up and brighten up the space, creating a stylish, serene home for relaxing and entertaining alike. Wall cabinets with integrated LED undercabinet lighting from the Aran Cucine Erika collection in white matte with c-channel handle. Base cabinets from the Faro collection in Concrete with c-channel handle. Tall cabinets from the Terra collection in larch Rovere Fumo TB with variant handle. Toekick in PVC aluminum. Countertop and built-in breakfast table in Silestone quartz in Iconic White. Sink by Blanco. Appliances by Miele. Staircase by CAST with stainless steel riser, handrail, and balustrade, and wooden steps. Wood and translucent glass interior doors by Pail.

NYC Curved Staircase

A new staircase we designed and installed for a customer in New York with solid beechwood steps and handrail, a double powder coated steel stringer, and curved tempered glass, manufactured by CAST in Italy.

Los Altos Hills Kitchen, Bar, Wine Cabinet, Bathrooms & Front Door

Base cabinets from the Aran Cucine Erika collection in Fenix Doha Lead with an aluminum profile handle. Wall cabinets in white glossy PET with aluminum c-channel handles. Aluminum toe kick. Island countertop: Silestone quartz in Calacatta Gold. Long countertops and backsplash: Dekton Splendor. Bar countertop: Cambria Daron. Appliances by SubZero, Miele, and Bartzzoni.

Bar with white lacquered glossy back panels and grey glossy vertical opening cabinets with integrated LED lights.

Master bathroom vanity from the BMT Bagni Fly collection. Guest bathroom vanity from the GB Group Onda collection.

Lafayette Kitchen & Catering Pantry

This Beverly Hills-style home in the hills of Lafayette, CA, designed by award-winning architect Steven Kubitschek features panoramic views of Mt. Diablo and an expansive Italian kitchen and caterer’s pantry, with cabinets from Aran Cucine’s Mia collection, a 16-foot island, Neolith countertop, and professional-grade SubZero and Wolf appliances.

Bodega Bay Home Remodeling

This three-bedroom, four-and-a-half-bath ultra-modern home with a library, family room, and traditional Japanese tatami room shows off stunning views of Bodega Bay. The kitchen with Aran Cucine cabinets from the Erika collection in Fenix Doha Bronze (base) and the Bijou collection in matte cream glass (wall) with aluminum c-channel integrated handles and a PVC aluminum toe kick. Aran Cucine cabinets were also used in the laundry room, master bathroom, library, and linen closet.

The children’s and guest bathrooms feature vanities from BMT Bagni and GB Group. The family room, master closet, and guest closet are designed with furniture from Pianca. Casali provided swing and sliding glass doors throughout, with grand sliding doors for the kitchen and tatami room.

Danville Kitchen, Bar, Bath & Laundry

This expansive kitchen in Danville was designed to take advantage of stunning views of Mount Diablo. Kitchen base cabinets from the Aran Cucine Erika collection in Tranche Burges Oak with a profile handle. The wall cabinets are from the Bijou collection in cream matte glass. Island cabinets from the Bijou collection in red matte glass with push-pull opening. Aluminum PVC toe kick. Silestone quartz countertops in Daria. Refrigerator by SubZero. Oven and speed oven by Miele. Laundry room base cabinets from the Aran Cucine Mia collection in Tafira Elm Tranche with Linea handle. Wall cabinets from the Terra collection in cream glossy with Linea handle. Tall cabinet and shoe cabinet from the Mia collection in Grey Ash Tranche with Linea handle.

Master bathroom vanity from the BMT Bagni Fly collection in Matrix Walnut. Powder room and guest bathroom vanities from the BMT Bagni Pi.Quadro collection. All interior doors from Pail’s Alicea collection in Lino Delavi with concealed hinges and handles with a chrome satin finish.

Saratoga Modern Kitchen

The client of this new construction kitchen wanted a dark, modern kitchen with a few classic touches like the hardwood floor and the classic pantry door. The result is a modern space that still feels homey and inviting.

Base cabinets from the Aran Cucine Erika collection in Fenix Doha Lead with c-channel handles. Wall cabinets in white matte with mechanical vertical opening. Silestone quartz countertop in Carbono. Range from Miele. Hood from Futuro Futuro.

Compact San Francisco Kitchen & Bathrooms

We worked with B&I Modern Construction to renovate this San Francisco condominium kitchen and bathrooms. Kitchen base cabinets from the Aran Cucine Terra collection in Washed Oak Larch with profile handles. Wall cabinets and pantries from the Erika collection in white glossy PET with c-channel handles and integrated LED lighting. Silestone quartz countertops in Calacatta Gold fabricated and installed by Bay StoneWorks. Sink from Blanco. Appliances including refrigerator, steam oven, and speed oven from Miele.

Master bathroom vanity from Casabath’s Hi-Tech collection. Powder room vanity from the BMT Bagni Fly collection.

Sunnyvale Kitchen Update

European Cabinets & Design Studios provided cabinets, hardware, and design advice for this kitchen update in Sunnyvale. Base cabinets from the Aran Cucine Erika collection in Oak Bruges Tranche, wall and tall cabinets in Erika Fenix Zinco. Wall cabinets over the coffee area with built-in LED lighting. C-channel aluminum handles and aluminum toe kick. Textured back panel in Beton. Countertops fabricated and installed by Bay StoneWorks. Appliances from Thermador.

Union City Kitchen, Bathrooms, Staircase, Closets, Doors & Flooring

This home remodeling project in Union City features kitchen cabinets from Aran Cucine: Base cabinets from the Terra collection in Tranche Stone Oak with profile handles, wall cabinets and tall pantries from the Erika collection in cream glossy PET with profile handles. Aluminum PVC toe kick. Silestone quartz countertop in Daria fabricated and installed by Bay StoneWorks. Kitchen sink by Blanco; appliances from Bosch. Master bathroom vanity from the BMT Bagni Fly collection. Kids’ bathrooms feature vanities from GB Group’s Sahara and Latitudine collections. Doors throughout by Pail. Closets by Pianca. Laminate flooring throughout by Skema. Staircase by CAST with a stainless steel railing and stringer and wood steps.

Belmont Kitchen & Staircase Update

European Cabinets & Design Studios provided kitchen cabinets and a staircase for this major remodeling project in Belmont.

Base cabinets from the Aran Cucine Mia collection in Tafira Elm Tranche with mini handles. Wall cabinets from the Erika collection in white glossy PET and Mia Tafira Elm Tranche with profile handles. Tall cabinets from the Erika collection in white glossy PET with mini vertical handles. Island cabinets from the Mia collection in Tafira Elm Tranche with aluminum c-channel handles. Toekick in PVC aluminum. Granite countertop fabricated and installed by Bay StoneWorks. Appliances from Miele including oven, speed oven, refrigerator, gas cooktop, and dishwasher. Range hood from Zypher.

Staircase by CAST with stainless steel stringer and railing and wood steps.

Palo Alto Kitchen, Bar & Bathrooms

Kitchen cabinets from the Aran Cucine Lab 13 collection. Base cabinets in Fenix Grigio Londra; wall cabinets in Fenix Grigio Eposo. Silestone quartz countertop in Calacatta Gold fabricated and installed by Bay StoneWorks. Appliances by Miele, including refrigerator, oven, steam oven, range top, hood, and wine refrigerator. Bar cabinets from the Mia collection. The master bathroom features a vanity from the Casabath Hi-Tech collection in thermo treated oak and a Monolith countertop with integrated sinks. Basement and guest bathrooms feature vanities from BMT Bagni.

Redwood Shores Kitchen, Bath & Doors

Kitchen, bathroom vanities, and closet and interior doors for this complete home remodeling project in collaboration with B&I Modern Construction. The dark, galley kitchen was brightened up with white matte glass cabinets from the Aran Cucine Bijou collection, including white glossy c-channel handles and toe kick. Wall cabinets feature built-in undercabinet LED lighting. The countertop and backsplash are Silestone quartz in Calacatta Gold, and the sink is from Blanco. Appliances include a Sub-Zero refrigerator and oven, steam oven, and dishwasher by Miele. The master bathroom features a large vanity and wall cabinet from the Casabath Hi-Tech collection. The guest bathroom vanity is from the Sarah collection by GB Group. Mirrors with built-in LED lighting. Interior doors throughout and guest room sliding closet doors from Pail.

Palo Alto Grey & White Kitchen

This new construction kitchen in Palo Alto features cabinets from the Aran Cucine Faro collection. Base cabinets in Smoke Grey, wall cabinets and tall cabinets in Silk Grey. Wall cabinets feature integrated LED lighting. Handles aluminum c-channel. Toe kick PVC aluminum. Quartz countertops from Silestone in Iconic White and Yukon Blanco. All appliances from Wolf.

San Jose Expansive Kitchen with Double Islands

All cabinets made in Italy by Aran Cucine. The wall cabinets and pantries are from the Doga collection in White Glossy. Wall cabinets feature integrated under-cabinet lighting and motorized opening. Base cabinets from the Miro collection in Dark Phoenix.

Fully integrated sink and quartz countertops. Stainless steel appliances including dual wall ovens and fully integrated dishwasher both by Miele; sub-zero refrigerator; gas cooktop; and stove hood. Second island featuring prep sink and breakfast bar.

San Ramon Home Remodeling

The scope of this project expanded from the kitchen and bathrooms to include flooring, doors, and fireplaces. European Cabinets & Design Studios often works closely with Boris Okun of B&I Modern Construction, the contractor on this project. Countertops fabricated and installed by Bay StoneWorks. Custom fireplace finishes by Alex Chuikou of AADesignCA.

Alamo White Kitchen & Bathrooms

It was such a pleasure to work with architect Tim Haley of Impluvium Architecture to provide kitchen cabinets, countertops, and vanities in the master bathroom and powder room. Kitchen cabinets and drawers from the Aran Cucine Bijou collection in glossy white glass with aluminum c-channel handles, built-in under cabinet lighting, open shelving, and motorized opening for the upper cabinets. Additional storage cabinets on the front of the massive island. Quartz countertop in Silestone Calacatta Gold. Appliances by Miele. The master bath vanity from the Moon collection by GB Group. Powder room vanity from MOMA design.

Bal Harbour Kitchen & Doors

This Bal Harbour, FL, condominium kitchen features white glossy glass cabinets from the Bijou collection, and a white quartz countertop. Custom glass doors and wall divider throughout by Casali.

Menlo Park Kitchen, Bar & Front Door

We’re very proud of this beautiful modern kitchen in a new home in Menlo Park. White glossy cabinets from the Aran Cucine Erika collection and base cabinets in Jeres Elm Tranche from the Mia collection with aluminum c-channel handles. The white glossy base cabinets for the bar are also Erika, and the black round bar cabinets are from the Volare collection in high gloss lacquer.

The quartz countertop with waterfall edge is Silestone in White Zeus. Undermount sink by Blanco and range hood from Futuro Futuro. Other appliances from Miele.

The custom front door is from the Oikos Synua collection with a black wood finish.

Modern White Kitchen, Bathrooms & In-Law Unit

This expansive modern white kitchen features base cabinets from the Bijou collection in Straty Rovere Fumo with aluminum c-channel opening and white glossy and Stop Sol glass wall cabinets from the Erika collection. The expansive island, countertops, and full-height backsplash was fabricated by Bay StoneWorks in Silestone Calcatta Gold quartz. Appliances by Miele and kitchen sink by Blanco. Engineered hardwood floor.

The master bathroom and powder room feature cabinets and vanity by BMT Bagni. Custom built-in master bathtub by Bay StoneWorks.

The in-law unit features kitchen and bathroom cabinets from the Magistra collection in white and Pickled Titanium, a countertop in Silestone Blanco Orien quartz fabricated by Bay StoneWorks.

San Jose Kitchen Remodeling w/ Fully Integrated Appliances

The custom-designed refrigerator and freezer are fully-integrated into the overall look of this kitchen remodeling project in San Jose. Long handles match the length of the cabinets from Aran Cucine’s Penelope collection. The stove features a Zephyr hood with in-line blower.

San Jose Peninsula Kitchen

The peninsula layout maximizes both space and light in this kitchen remodeling project in San Jose. Distressed vertical wood grain cabinets and white lacquered glass wall cabinets from Aran Cucine’s Terra collection. Appliances by Miele; countertop by Caesarstone.

San Francisco Brown & Gray Kitchen

The clean lines and subtle colors used in this kitchen remodeling project open up this San Francisco kitchen offering plenty of space to move around. Coral-textured cabinets finished with a solid aluminum edge from Aran Cucine’s Miro collection. Wall cabinets and microwave compartment with unique, vertical opening system.

Kitchen Remodeling with Curved Island

The high-gloss orange finish of the curved central workstation and compact home-office desk featured in this unique L-shaped kitchen remodeling project in Half Moon Bay is the perfect contrast to the dark wood cabinetry, compliments of Aran Cucine’s Volar and Doga collections. Appliances by Miele; desk by Pianca.

Light & Airy Burlingame Kitchen

This open-air kitchen is the centerpiece of this newly-built home in Burlingame. The dark oak cabinets are a striking contrast to the white Caesarstone counter top The burgundy glass, folding wall cabinet features integrated under-cabinet lighting. Appliances by Dacor; cabinets from Aran Cucine’s Erika collection.

Custom Kitchen Featuring U-Shaped Breakfast Bar

The custom-designed, six-stool breakfast bar is the focal point of the kitchen in this new Palo Alto home. This modern version of the classic U-shaped layout draws together family and friends alike. Curved base cabinets finished with a lacquered wood veneer; wall cabinets in white lacquered glass. Both from Aran Cucine’s Volare collection.

Modern Warmth in Castro Valley

This U-shaped kitchen remodeling project packs a heap of style into this cozy Castro Valley space. Dark and light glossy-finished cabinets from Aran Cucine’s Doga collection in Larch. The Bertazzoni oven features Zephyr hood with external blower. Refrigerator by Liebherr.

White Kitchen with Waterfall Countertop

This large kitchen remodeling project in Menlo Park features cabinetry from Aran Cucine’s Doga collection in matte white and Walnut Larch with aluminum c-channel handles and integrated undercabinet lighting for a bright and pleasant space. Quartz countertop by Silestone in White Zeus. Sink and faucet by Blanco. The oversized kitchen island and large wall cabinets with built-in appliances offer ample workspace and storage for all of the family’s needs.

Los Altos Kitchen, Bath & Door Design

The clean, modern lines and lacquered wall cabinets of this new kitchen in Los Altos, CA, offer a spacious workspace without imposing on the room. Dark oak cabinetry from Aran Cucine’s “Erika” collection, white glossy cabinets from the “Doga” collection. Folding wall cabinets integrated with under-cabinet lighting. Caesarstone countertop, Blizard. Liebherr fully integrated refrigerator and freezer installed inside tall cabinets. MIELE 24” ovens and microwave.

Bathroom vanity made by BMT (Italy). Wood veneer and high gloss lacquered cabinet. Glass counter top with fully integrated sink. The textured sliding glass doors are by Casali.

Pullman Rd. Modern Staircase Installation

Stairs from CAST’s Tekna View collection. Designed and made in Italy. Installed by European Cabinets & Design Studios. Solid wood steps with aluminum edge. Color: wenge. Stainless steel stringer and railing. Starphire glass panels.

Multi-Unit Construction Project in San Francisco

This newly installed kitchen at 750 2nd St. in San Francisco features Italian-made dark oak and white lacquered glass cabinets from Aran Cucine’s Erika collection. Integrated stainless steel appliances, cube range hood from Futuro Futuro, gas cooktop, Caesartsone quartz countertop, and breakfast bar. The bathroom features ceramic mosaic tile and Axor showerheads.

Miami Modern Kitchen Remodel

This very modern kitchen remodeling project in Miami features white kitchen cabinets from Aran Cucine’s Volare collection with a high-gloss lacquer finish and integrated c-channel pulls. The countertop and backsplash are Compac quartz in Nocturno. Appliances include a Sub-Zero double refrigerators with bottom freezer and wine refrigerator, and oven, speed oven, cooktop, and coffee maker by Miele.

Award-Winning California Contemporary Home Remodeling

ECDS partnered with SunsetWest Construction to complete this entire home remodeling project in Saratoga, CA. The goal of the project was to convert this traditional California home to have a modern style. The project includes kitchen cabinets from Aran Cucine’s Volare collection; Miele microwave; Zypher range hood; Fagor induction cooktop and 24″ oven; master and guest bathroom cabinets by BMT Bagni; 36″ exterior front door by Oikos; countertops by Caesarstone in Carbono; sink by Blanco. The kitchen features a porcelain tile floor, the rest of the house features laminate flooring by Skema.

Saratoga Kitchen Remodeling

The not-too-modern Aran Cucine cabinets in Larice Rovere Fumo and white matte glass with an integrated c-channel handle look great with the white bright Silestone countertop in Ariel. The custom breakfast table is Silestone quartz in Cemento Suede. Skylights let in natural light over the table. All appliances by Thermador. Countertop fabrication by Bay StoneWorks

Traditional Kitchen & Bath in New Hillsborough Home

We worked with Camello Inc. General Contractor to complete this large, traditional kitchen and master bathroom project in Hillsborough, CA. The kitchen cabinets are made in Italy by Aran Cucine, Imperial collection in Hemp White and Dark Walnut. Countertop is Silestone quartz in Zynite. The kitchen features a Bertazonni Heritage Pro 48″ range
 and built-in appliances.

The master bathroom vanity is also made in Italy, by BMT Bagni, from the Zar collection.

Modern Indoor/Outdoor Kitchen Features

This brand new modern kitchen features flat-panel cabinets with profile handles from Aran Cucine’s Penelope collection in Montano Larch (darker) and White Larch. Countertop is Silestone quartz in White Storm. Tile backsplash from Porcelanosa. Liebherr 36: fully integrated refridgerator with bottom freezer; Fulgor Milano ovens; Bertazzoni 36: gas cooktop; hardwood floors. Custom features include built-in recycling trash/recycling drawer with separate sorting bins; matching pantry with shelves and drawers; kitchen island and breakfast area.

Gray & Stainless Modern Kitchen

Interior designer Jennifer Hale choose modern kitchen cabinets from Aran Cucine’s Miro collection to update the look and function of this 1990s home. The dark gray base cabinets are from Aran Cucine’s Miro collection, with big drawers and long linear handles. The frosted glass and upper warm gray wall cabinets are from the Volare collection. Appliances include Sub-Zero refrigerator, Zephyr hood, and Wolf range. Silestone quartz countertop, black and white tile backsplash, and hardwood floor. Read more about this project on our blog!

Los Altos Hills Ultra-White Kitchen and Bath

This modern, all-white home in Los Altos Hills features white, matte glass kitchen cabinets from Aran Cucine’s Volare collection with a quartz countertop from Caesarstone in Blizzard.

Modern appliances include an integrated three-unit 24” refridgerator from Liebherr, an induction cooktop from Gaggenau, and a speed oven and dishwasher from Miele.

The bathroom vanity is from MOMA Design.

Custom Curved Staircase for Modern Home

Custom-designed open staircase from CAST’s Tekna Jazz collection. Featuring a stainless steel modular stringer to create the custom curve; fingerprint free stainless steel handrails and custom-cut balustrade and rods; solid oak steps with a smooth finish; and stainless steel edge guards to protect against wear and tear.

Red Glossy Los Altos Kitchen & Bathrooms

European Cabinets & Design Studios provided cabinets, vanities & appliances for the kitchen, master bathroom, and guest bathroom in this new Los Altos home. Cabinets from Aran Cucine’s Volare collection define both the kitchen and the bathroom. In the kitchen, red and white high gloss cabinets with integrated colored undercabinet lighting and a glass blacksplash. Appliances from Liebherr, Bertazzoni, and Futuro Futuro; countertop by Caesarstone in Blizzard. In the bathroom, white cabinets are given a futuristic look with adjustable colored lighting.

Monte Sereno Modern Staircase

Staircase designed from the Tekna Jazz collection by CAST. Featuring a stainless steel stringer and stainless steel handrail with the stainless steel rods. Steps are solid wood with stainless steel protective edge. Manufactured in Italy, assembled and installed on location by our expert installation team.

Monte Sereno Master Bath & Laundry Room

European Cabinets & Design Studios provided cabinets, closet, library shelving and drawers, laundry room and bathroom furniture for this extensive modern home remodeling project in Monte Sereno, CA.

The master bathroom featured custom-made cabinets with top mount style sink from GB and the laundry room cabinets are from Aran Cucine’s Mia collection in Tafira Elm Tranche.

Mill Valley Kitchen Remodel

European Cabinets & Design Studios created the kitchen for this major home remodeling project in Mill Valley. The large finished kitchen includes a combination of Aran Cucine cabinets: dark cabinets from the Doga collection in Coffee with Volare matte glass cabinets in Cream. Granite countertop and backsplash; sink and faucet by Blanco. Refrigerator, speed oven, coffee maker, and dishwasher all by Miele.

Custom Kitchen, Bar & Bath

We remodeled this San Jose kitchen and bathroom adding a custom wet bar off the dining room. This beautiful gray and white kitchen uses cabinets from the Miro collection in Anthracite Canovaccio. The white matte glass wall cabinets are from the Bijou collection, and the tall white glossy units are from the Erika collection.

The bar area is designed with white glossy cabinets from the Erika collection and decorated white glass wall cabinets from the Volare collection. The open shelves have built-in lighting.

The countertop and backsplash in both the kitchen and bar area is White Zeus Extreme engineered quartz from Silestone. The sink is from Franke, and all appliances are from Miele.

Hillsborough Traditional Kitchen, Bar & Bath

This project was a new home construction in partnership with General Contractor Camello Inc. ECDS completed the design and installation of the bar, master bathroom, and kitchen cabinets and countertops. This project includes a Bertazonni Heritage Pro 48″ range, Dacor microwave drawer, Miele fully integrated refrigerator and freezer; kitchen and bar cabinets from Aran Cucine’s Imperial collection; bathroom cabinets by BMT Bagni; countertops by Silestone in Dinux.

Palo Alto Modern Kitchen with Tali Hardonag

We worked on this modern kitchen with Architect Tali Hardonag. Cabinets from Aran Cucine: Lower cabinets from the Erika collection in Slate Gray; white frosted glass upper cabinets from the Volare collection. The Silestone countertop is White Zeus; countertop-to-ceiling backsplash using Porcelanosa tile. Featured appliances by Wolf, Miele, and SubZero. Read more about this project on our blog.

Sunnyvale Eichler Kitchen & Bathrooms

Renovations to Eichler kitchens require a strict attention to the integrity of the design. This Eichler in Sunnyvale uses cabinets from the Aran Cucine Penelope collection in Ash Larch, with white glossy cabinets from the Doga collection. The countertop is Silestone in White Storm, with a sink and faucet from Blanco. The refrigerator and freezer are from Liebherr, BlueStar range and FuturoFuturo hood, with a dishwasher, oven, and steam oven from Miele. In the bathrooms we used vanities from GB Group’s Sahara collection.

Kitchen, Dining & Staircase Remodel

This major kitchen remodeling project in Palo Alto included opening up the kitchen and dining areas to create a more fluid and functional space, as well as replacing the
central staircase.

The kitchen base cabinets from the Aran Cucine’s Doga collection in Graphite with white and frosted glass upper cabinets. A ceiling mounted glass cabinet on stainless steel rods floats between the kitchen and dining areas and is integrated with an under cabinet light. Vertical cabinets in the dining room from the Miro collection in Iguana Green.

The custom open staircase is from the Tekna Jazz collection by CAST. Solid wood steps with stainless steel edge guards float on a stainless steel stringer. Fingerprint-free hand railing and rods are also stainless steel.

Monte Sereno Library & Closet

European Cabinets & Design Studios provided cabinets, closet, library shelving and drawers, laundry room and bathroom furniture for this extensive modern home remodeling project in Monte Sereno, CA.

The library features an open bookshelf system from Aran Cucine’s Bella collection. Shelves are 1 1/8” thick. Color: Coffee Cedar. Doors in white high-gloss lacquer. Filing cabinet in the same finish.

The master bedroom’s walk-in closet is by Pianca in a walnut finish.

Monte Sereno Modern Kitchen

European Cabinets & Design Studios provided cabinets, closet, library shelving and drawers, laundry room and bathroom furniture for this extensive modern home remodeling project in Monte Sereno, CA.

ARAN Cucine cabinets from the Penelope collection in Ash Larch and Doga collection in White glossy. Countertop by Caesarstone in Blizzard. Appliances by Thermador, Sharp, Miele, FuturoFuturo, Bertazzoni.

Palo Alto Eichler Kitchen Remodel

Interior designer Lucile Glessner chose kitchen cabinets for her Palo Alto Eichler kitchen from the LAB13 collection by Aran Cucine. Light oak, bright white glass, and warm concrete cabinet finishes create a warm and inviting space. The upper white glass cabinets open vertically and the cabinets over the peninsula separating the kitchen and dining space have integrated LED lights that shine onto the countertop and also up into the cabinet. The countertops are Silestone quartz in Kensho along the perimeter of the kitchen and White Zeus Extreme on the island.

Master, Guest Bathroom & Powder Room Remodeling

Bathroom remodeling project for a San Ramon, CA, home, completed spring 2013. ECDS took this cluttered, outdated bathroom and turned it into a modern sanctuary with surfaces and textures inspired by the natural world. Cabinets from GB Group’s (Italy) Stratos collection. Fully integrated Corian sink. Solid corian tub from MOMA Design (Italy). Faucets: Grohe EuroCube and Alure Briliant. Mirror with backlight. Floor and wall tile: Porcelanosa. Toto wall-mounted toilet.

San Mateo Modern Gray Kitchen

This modern gray and white kitchen for San Francisco kitchen & bath contractor Peter Pomianek uses base cabinets from the Miro collection and white and decorative glass wall cabinets and pantries from the Bijou collection. Appliances by Miele and Samsung.

Menlo Park Floating Staircase

We designed this floating staircase in partnership with Bekom Design for an elegant modern home in Menlo Park. The staircase, with dark wooden treads and a stainless steel handrail and banister, is the feature of the home, and visible from the street through a two-story curtain wall of glass.