About Us

We are a full service commercial and residential contracting company in the business of delivering high quality improvements.


We started in the residential real estate industry, by offering a unique business plan that allowed home sellers the opportunity to have their homes transformed into model home condition.


Together with home owners, we evaluated their homes, and made recommendations on how to make their property more appealing to today's discerning homebuyers. Once our clients selected the improvements, we provided detailed action plans to ensure coordinated and timely project completions. Because we are a licensed home improvement contractor, we are able to complete the entire process.


Today, our services are in great demand, and our list of satisfied customers continues to grow. Our custom cabinet line is simply the best on the market and our prices can't be beat.


We look forward to adding you to our long list of satisfied clients.



Mike Ford, President


(703) 378-8181 ext. 103


Mike is a lifelong resident of Northern Virginia and graduated from Old Dominion University.


Prior to founding The Model Home Look, Mike was Vice President of Marketing & Communications for the healthcare industry's Washington DC lobbying trade association.


See Mike jump out of a perfectly good airplane




Kristine Brady, Quality Assurance and Project Management


(703) 378-8181 ext. 104


Kristine is a graduate of the University of Michigan.


Prior to joining The Model Home Look, Kristine worked for Accenture. She is a proud mother of three boys.


Peggy Reno, Accounting and Project Management


(703) 378-8181 ext. 105


Peggy is a graduate of Rockhurst University with a Bachelor's of Science in Accounting.


Prior to becoming a Project Manager at The Model Home Look she worked in both public and private accounting settings. She is also the proud mom of three beautiful children.

Lauren Hoover, Lead Designer


(703) 378-8181 ext. 107

I believe that home is where we get to decide what matters most to us. It's where we will celebrate some of our highest highs and where we will retreat, when life serves us up some of our lowest lows.


Does your home reflect back the real life version of you and the ones you love? This question can have different answers at different times in your life.


We'd love to talk with you about how you can use your spaces for the life that you are really living. With practical and beautiful solutions, we can truly help make you feel rooted and happy— so that your home doesn't tell a story that simply isn't true about you.  

We've landed in some really great spaces, and we kindly invite you to spend a few moments getting to know us and the rooms that we have created for our cherished clients.

Kathy Worek, Sales & Kitchen Design


(703) 378-8181 ext. 106


Kathy is a graduate of Radford University.


Kathy is lifetime resident of Northern Virginia, with deep knowledge of the the home improvement market.


Kathy has a strong background in communications and interior design. Her strategic advice that her clients ensures they can make the best choices throughout the process.