Kitchen & Bath Concepts
MICQUI MCGOWEN, CMKBD, RID, CAPS
Micqui has been in the Kitchen and Bath Industry for over 25 years. She is a graduate of the University of Texas with a degree in Interior Design, is a registered Interior Designer in the State of Texas and a Certified Master Kitchen and Bath Designer (CMKBD).
Ms. McGowen has been published in Houston House and Home Magazine and was featured in Kitchen & Bath Business magazine in their article “Cool 5 Under 35 – Five Industry Pros 35 or Under.” A Kitchen designed by Micqui was also published in “Woman’s Day Kitchens and Baths.” Micqui received two honorable Mentions in the 2002 NKBA Kitchen Design Competition. She has served on a Sub-Zero advisory committee for new product design and development and is frequently quoted in national publications.
Residential kitchen and bath design is Micqui’s main focus, however, other projects include cabinetry design for corporate office kitchens, a dental clinic, design of national exhibits for a widely distributed Texas cabinet manufacturer and design work for several appliance and cabinet showrooms.
Micqui has served locally on the National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA) Texas Gulf Coast Chapter Board of Directors and was elected to the National Board of Directors of NKBA in 2003. Micqui has also served on the National Test Board Committee for NKBA and the ad-hoc committee to rewrite the NKBA Guidelines for safe design in the Kitchen and Bath.
Micqui is a partner in Kitchen & Bath Concepts.PEGGY MCGOWEN, CMKBD, RID, CAPS
Peggy, is founder of Kitchen & Bath Concepts, which has specialized in consultation and design of new and remodeled kitchens and baths since 1986.
Peggy is a Certified Master Kitchen & Bath Designer, and holds a retired Professional membership in ASID. She is a Past National President of the NKBA, and a Past President of the Texas Gulf Coast Chapter of ASID. She is also a long-time member of the Houston Culinary Guild.
Peggy has been featured in local and national publications such as Houston House & Home, Texas Culinary Thymes, Interior Design, House Beautiful, Better Homes & Gardens, Women’s Day Kitchens & Baths, Kitchen & Bath Business, Kitchen & Bath Design News, Who’s Who in Kitchens & Baths and a special feature project for Country Living Magazine for WoodMode Cabinetry.
She is a frequent speaker at local and national home shows and trade conferences, and has judged Design Competitions for the NKBA, NARI, SubZero and others. She has appeared on HGTV several times and is an award-winning designer herself. Over her years in the industry, she has served on advisory councils for manufacturers such as Dacor, KitchenAid, SubZero, WoodMode and others. She often presents seminars and industry forecasting programs for professional and consumer groups.
Peggy is married to Maurice McGowen, retired, and they enjoy spare time at home on Galveston Bay, or in Los Angeles, near grandchildren. Daughter Micqui is also a CMKBD, and partner in KBC. Daughter Marci Daly and her family live in Los Angeles – there are lots of direct flights between Houston and L.A.
We Make Your Dream Kitchen a Reality.
How We Work
Starting a kitchen or bathroom project can seem overwhelming. We will guide you step-by-step through the process, presenting you with the best design concepts and cabinet options tailored to your lifestyle, taste and budget.
We will manage the ordering and production of your cabinets ensuring you benefit from any deals or specials offered by the manufacturer. We will guide you in the selection of appliances, plumbing fixtures, lighting and countertop surfaces. We will co-ordinate and manage the installation of your new kitchen working with our expert install teams.
Best known for our unique kitchen design solutions our expertise extends to bathrooms, bars, offices, libraries and outdoor kitchens. So, when you’re ready to get started on your project or you want to start with a consultation, we’ll be delighted to help you realize your dream.
Design Retainers and Consultation:
We offer hourly design consultation. We can review your plans and elevations, lighting and electrical plans as well as product specification. We also offer on-site consultation as needed.
Kitchen & Bath Concepts is proud to offer our clients the finest American and European-made cabinetry in all styles and finishes – from contemporary to traditional and everything in between. Our showroom features cabinet displays from Wood-Mode, Brookhaven and SieMatic