With so many bathroom remodeling contractors working in central Maryland, how do you know which one is right for your particular project? It’s probably a good idea to start with the best — the bathroom designers and remodelers who have won awards for their projects, have certifications from national trade associations, and have a proven record of innovation, imagination, and style.
The 15 successful, lauded, skilled, and talented general contractors listed here serve the greater Baltimore area, including Baltimore, Howard, and Anne Arundel counties, and they are ready to help you plan and complete your new bathroom.
Top Bathroom Remodlers
Metropolitan Bath and Tile
6806 Laurel-Bowie Road, Route 197, Bowie, MD 20715
About Metropolitan Bath and Tile
Metropolitan Bath and Tile only designs and remodels residential bathrooms. The company has a large in-house staff of designers, carpenters, installers, and projects managers, so they never hire subcontractors. Founded in 1979 by President Richard McKenzie, Metropolitan Bath and Tile offers free in-home estimates on all bathroom remodeling projects, and their installations come with a 10-year guarantee.
Metropolitan Bath and Tile serves Maryland, northern Virginia, and Washington D.C., and they have showrooms in Bowie, Annandale, Rockville, and Towson. The company’s showrooms have samples of all the top bathroom-remodeling products, and there are certified designers at each location to help you plan your bathroom remodeling project from start to finish.
Metropolitan Bath and Tile is also one of central Maryland’s top experts in aging-in-place design and remodeling options. The company has National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) Certified Aging-in-Place specialists on staff, and its showrooms have dedicated aging-in-place sections, which feature all the latest ideas and products for making bathrooms safer and more useful for aging family members.
Solstice Kitchen and Bath
1651 Crofton Boulevard, No. 10, Crofton, MD 21114
About Solstice Kitchen and Bath
Solstice Kitchen and Bath is based Crofton, where they have a showroom with top-shelf bathroom fixtures and remodeling materials and ideas. The general contractor is a member of National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) and the National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA). Founded by Scott Dell and Derek Mahoney in 2007, the bathroom remodel contractor has an A+ rating with the BBB and has worked on a diverse range of projects.
The bathroom remodeler works on renovation projects throughout central and eastern Maryland, including Annapolis, Severna Park, Bowie, and elsewhere. The company uses state-of-the-art, computer-aided design to show you exactly how your bathroom remodel will look before you decide to go forward with the project. Solstice Kitchen and Bath’s portfolio features excellent examples of inspired custom building, including a project in Davidsonville where they built a eye-catching storage “tower” to separate the vanities. They also built a shower with one full wall of decorative tile and a corner bench.
6806 Eastern Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21224
About Trademark Construction
Trademark Construction has an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau (BBB) and works on bathroom remodels and home renovations all over the greater Baltimore area, including in Annapolis, Bethesda, and throughout central Maryland. A talented and trusted bathroom remodeling firm, Trademark Construction has been renovating bathrooms since 2000.
Trademark’s founder and owner, Vasilios Vouros, has worked on home-improvement projects for more than 20 years. The bathroom remodeling contractor has a fully stocked showroom in Baltimore City, as well as a portfolio equally stocked with gorgeous bathroom remodeling projects. Trademark has experience working on a variety of projects, from small bathroom makeovers to complete master bath renovations.
The company does everything, including bathtub replacement, flooring, painting, electrical work, installations, and fixtures. They can even install a relaxing, spa-like Jacuzzi tub in your new bathroom, like they did for a wonderful bath remodel project in Baltimore’s Federal Hill neighborhood — a project that also included a custom walk-in shower, double his-and-her vanities with white quartz tops, and white shaker cabinets.
1500 Riderwood Drive, Lutherville-Timonium, MD
About Kenwood Kitchens
Kenwood Kitchens has showrooms in Lutherville-Timonium, Abingdon, Columbia, and Annapolis, and the company works throughout central Maryland. The licensed general contractor is a full-service firm, offering high-quality bathroom remodels, as well as kitchen renovation services. Founded in 1974 by Bob Waldhauser and currently owned and operated by his three sons, Kenwood Kitchens has a long history of designing and building beautiful and functional bathrooms, working in a variety of styles and with various budgets.
The company’s showrooms throughout the Baltimore metropolitan area have complete displays of bathroom and kitchen remodeling ideas and inspiration. Kenwood’s professional designers and installers will see your bathroom project through the entire process providing all of the materials and labor.
Among the inspiring bathroom remodel ideas in the company’s portfolio of completed projects, you’ll find beautiful natural stone showers with built-in benches, custom bathroom lighting features, spa-like tubs, comfortable lounging areas next to windows, and built-in custom shelving that maximizes the space especially needed in smaller bathrooms.
1912 A Lincoln Drive, Annapolis, MD 21401
About Bayview Builders
Bayview Builders President Dave Carlisle founded the design-build firm in 2000. Carlisle is an NAHB Certified Green Professional and a member of the MBIA. The company has been featured in Chesapeake Views Magazine and Home & Design Magazine. The experienced bathroom designers and craftsmen will work with you from the initial concept, helping you choose all the materials, colors, flooring, and other design details — all while keeping an eye on bathroom remodeling costs.
Bayview Builders is made up of proven and creative bathroom remodel contractors and high-end custom home builders based in Annapolis. The company’s projects can be found throughout the Baltimore metropolitan area and central Maryland. One of its best recent projects features a huge tile shower with a bench, and a glass doors charmingly framed with blue paint. In another example, a small bathroom features a walk-in, doorless shower with blue, black, and white subway tiles and a frosted glass partition. The company’s portfolio of bathroom remodels also includes superb vanities, sinks, cabinets, and lighting features.
57 W. Timonium Road, No. 103, Lutherville, MD 21093
About Legacy Restorations
Legacy Restoration founder Mike Lopez has more than 30 years of experience in the bathroom remodeling and construction industry. He started out young and worked himself up through the ranks. The company’s vice president of operations is Blair Bush, a graduate of Tulane University with a master’s degree in architecture.
Since opening in 2005, the design-build firm has emerged as a leading provider of high-quality bathroom remodels throughout the Baltimore metro area. Located in the Lutherville-Timonium area in Baltimore County, the company also offers kitchen, exterior space, and whole-home renovations, and they build additions and other structures as well.
Among the company’s many engaging bathroom ideas, a stand-alone bathtub tucked away in a niche — often near a window — comes up in several projects. It’s a cool contemporary look that Legacy uses to great effect. Many of the company’s bathroom remodel projects also feature unique vanities that vary in style from traditional his-and-her sinks surrounded by marble to ones with a more crafty, retro look.
HBAM Award of Excellence
Manchester, MD 21102
About ALC Contractors
ALC Contractors works on bathroom remodeling projects throughout the Baltimore metro area, and it offers a three-year labor warranty on all of its bathroom renovations. Founded in 1993 by Andrew Lohmeyer, the company is a member of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), the Maryland Building Industry Association (MBIA), and HBAM. Its employees regularly take continuing education programs through these organizations to stay up to date on new bathroom remodeling trends and technology. The bathroom remodeling contractor works on bathroom remodeling and home design projects all over central Maryland, including throughout Baltimore, Anne Arundel, and Howard counties.
The company recently finished a sumptuous remodel project in Ellicott City. The team built a long marble-topped vanity and makeup area in front a narrow window, and a large shower with a built-in bench next to another window, creating a bright, luxurious, and welcoming bathroom space. ALC Contractors has won the Home Builders Association of Maryland (HBAM) Award of Excellence for Kitchen Remodel $75,000 to $100k and Kitchen Remodel $50,000 to $100k.
Cox Kitchens & Baths
6322 Falls Road, Baltimore, MD 21209
About Cox Kitchens & Baths
The oldest family-owned and managed home remodeling company, Cox Kitchen & Baths has been remodeling bathrooms in the Baltimore metropolitan area since 1950. The company was founded by Robert Cox and is now run by his children and grandchildren. With a design team that boasts a combined 75 years in the bathroom remodeling industry, Cox Kitchens & Baths has completed more than 10,500 home improvement projects. The bathroom remodel contractor has an A+ rating from the BBB and works on remodeling projects throughout Baltimore City and central Maryland.
The company’s portfolio contains a wealth of bathroom ideas. One great example of the licensed contractor’s work is a bathroom remodel they did in Hunt Valley. The charming master bath remake, which makes the most of a small space, includes a custom steam shower; a built-in, sit-down vanity and makeup desk; white cabinets; a freestanding soaker tub; and a custom storage shelf. The bathroom’s blue and white color scheme evokes a bright, clean, and airy feeling that is enhanced by the natural light streaming in through two windows.
Charleene’s Houses LLC
3100 Sunset Lane, Baltimore, MD 21131
About Charleene’s Houses LLC
Charleene Doverspike, founder and owner of Charleene’s Houses, is a master bathroom remodeler with a special talent for transforming small bathrooms. Before settling in Baltimore in 1995, she got her start in the construction industry in Washington, D.C., renovating and rehabilitating the old row houses of Capitol Hill 30 years ago. Doverspike then set her remodeling project skills to work in Canton, a former industrial waterfront neighborhood near downtown Baltimore that has a similar stock of old brick row houses. Doverspike became one of the first renovators in a neighborhood that has now been revitalized.
Remodeling a small bathroom can be challenging; small spaces limit your options and can even cramp your desire for a new bathroom. Doverspike gets around such obstacles by incorporating an array of design details to make the most of each space. She also has a great eye for sinks, lighting, vanities, and fixtures, which in many of her projects are modern-inspired and mixed with a throwback look.
Owings Brothers Contracting
MBIA Award of Excellence,
Remodeling Magazine Big 50
1912 Liberty Road, Eldersburg, MD 21784
About Owings Brothers Contracting
Owings Brothers Contracting and its kitchen and bath division, Owings Home Services, have won many awards for their bathroom remodeling ideas and home improvement projects, including the 2017 Award of Excellence for Bathroom Remodel under $75,000 from the Remodelers Council of the Maryland Building Industry Association. The gorgeous, award-winning master bath remodel shows off the company’s high-end style and craftsmanship and features a walk-in steam shower, a jetted soaking tub, a double vanity, and a warm wood-and-stone aesthetic.
Owings Brothers Contracting is a family-run company with five hands-on owners. Owner and General Manager Michael Owings, along with fellow owners Wallace Owings, Chris Owings, Timothy Owings, and Joseph Smith, works throughout central Maryland, including in Baltimore City, Baltimore County, Anne Arundel County.
Michael Owings and Joseph Smith are both NAHB Certified Graduate Remodelers and Certified Aging-in-Place Specialists, and Smith is also a Certified Green Professional and is one of Remodeling Magazine’s prestigious “Big 50” remodelers in the nation. The firm has been named to Qualified Remodeler Magazine’s list of the Top 500 Remodelers in the nation and has received Professional Remodeler Magazine Chrysalis Award for Remodeling Excellence.
Kitchens By Request
1115 Baldwin Road, Jarrettsville, MD 21084
About Kitchens By Request
If it’s bathroom remodeling ideas you’re looking for, you might want to talk to Blue Arnold, owner of Kitchens By Request in Jarrettsville. A graduate of Randolph College in Ashland, Virginia, Arnold has lectured on bath and kitchen design and has published articles on the subject both nationally and internationally.
Arnold has more than 25 years of experience in bathroom remodeling and has been certified as a Master Kitchen and Bath Designer by the National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA). He won the Cambria Lifestyle Award and has both won and judged the NKBA Design Competition. The company’s work has been featured in Baltimore Magazine, Chesapeake Home, and Traditional Home.
Opened in 1987, Kitchens By Request works on bathroom design and renovation projects throughout the Baltimore metropolitan area and central Maryland. They design and build spectacular custom cabinets, vanities, and countertops. In this bathroom remodel a custom framed mirror stretches the length of the richly textured granite counter along with dual vanities. The bathing area big enough for two, incorporates a shower head, rain shower and hand held spray shower as well as a matching granite seat (not shown) which adds an additional level of comfort in this custom master bath.
Glickman Design Build
About Glickman Design Build
Bathroom remodel contractor Glickman Design Build is a leader in Maryland’s home improvement industry, with a talent for creating warm and inviting high-end bathrooms. An expert in aging-in-place remodeling projects and a graduate of the University of Maryland, College Park, Russ Glickman heads the company, located in Rockville, MD. The team works on new bathroom projects, master bathroom remodels, and other renovation jobs in the Bethesda area, Washington, D.C., and Virginia.
The company has received numerous awards for its bathroom and kitchen remodels, including the Qualified Remodeler Magazine Master Design Award and the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) Contractor of the Year Award. Glickman has also been named one of the Qualified Remodeler Magazine Top 500 remodelers in the nation, and one Remodeling Magazine’s Top 550. Additionally, the company won Remodeling Magazine’s Big 50 Award, and an NAHB award for Best Accessible Living Remodel over $100k. Glickman’s work has been featured in Better Homes & Gardens, The Washington Post, Washingtonian Magazine, Bethesda Magazine, and Luxury Homes Magazine.
MBIA Award of Excellence,
Maryland Improvement Contractor Association Remodeler of The Year Award
1850 York Road, Suite H Rear, Timonium, MD 21093
About ADR Builders
ADR Builders is an award-winning, full-service bathroom remodeling and home renovation company based in Baltimore County. Founder and consultant Gary Stokes started the company in 1977, and Jane Hill Stokes joined as president in 1995. Named one of the nation’s Top 50 Remodelers by Remodeling Magazine, Gary is a graduate of Johns Hopkins University. Jane has a master’s degree in landscape architecture from Morgan State University.
The company has won several awards from the MBIA, including a 2017 Award of Excellence for Kitchen Renovation $100k to $150k. ADR Builders has also received a Maryland Improvement Contractor Association Remodeler of The Year Award and has an A+ rating from the BBB.
Standing out among the company’s many and varied bathroom projects is a stunning, modern master bath renovation that they completed in Perry Hall in 2017. The project includes clean-lined cabinets of dark wood, contrasting with lighter-colored flooring and vanity tops. The project features an amazing stand-alone tub and large all-glass shower, both situated next to two windows that infuse the space with natural light.
T.W. Ellis LLC
HBAM Remodeler of the Year Award
2243 Rock Springs Road, Forest Hills, MD 21050
About T.W. Ellis LLC
T.W. Ellis President Tim Ellis is a nationally recognized expert in green remodeling and a seriously skilled and qualified bathroom remodeler. Tim and Barry Ellis founded the company in 2002 and have since completed more 1,000 remodeling and renovation projects in Baltimore County, Hartford County, and around central Maryland.
Tim Ellis is a Certified Master Remodeler, Master Green Professional, Aging-in-Place Specialist, and Master Deck Builder. He has served as chair of the NAHB Green Remodeling Committee and was named NAHB Remodeler of the Year in 2014. Tim is also an advisor to Home Innovation Research Labs, the organization that developed the National Green Building Standard (NGBS).
Located in Forest Hills, MD, the bathroom remodeling company has won Remodeling Magazine’s coveted Big 50 Award, as well as several Awards of Excellence from the MBIA and a Remodeler of the Year Award from the Home Builders Association of Maryland. In 2015 the company won an Award of Excellence for bathroom remodeling and kitchen remodelling.
Delbert Adams Construction Group
Baltimore AIA President’s Award for Excellence in Construction,
Baltimore Magazine Best of Baltimore Award,
Remodeling Magazine Top 550 Award,
HBAM Remodeler’s Awards of Excellence
1417 Clarkview Road, Baltimore, MD 21209
About Delbert Adams Construction Group
Winners of the 2017 President’s Award for Excellence in Construction from the Baltimore chapter of the American Institute of Architects, Delbert Adams Construction Group has been building homes in Maryland since 1997. The general contractor is a design-build firm focused on sustainable, high-end residential and commercial building. The company works on bathroom new builds and remodeling projects.
Managing Member Delbert Adams has a bachelor’s degree in business management from Babson College. The home improvement contractor has won many awards for its work over the years, including Baltimore Magazine’s Best of Baltimore Award and Remodeling Magazine’s Top 550 Award. The Baltimore general contractor has also won numerous Home Builders Association of Maryland Remodeler’s Awards of Excellence, including for both Kitchen and Outdoor Living Space.
In 2017, Delbert Adams Construction Group won three awards from the Remodelers Council of the Maryland Building Industry Association. The Awards of Excellence recognized the company’s stunning kitchen remodel over $200k, called “The Essence of White,” in Sparks; a barn conversion/interior remodel project over $400k in Owings Mills; and a master bath remodel over $75,000 in Baltimore City.