Kitchens by Design
A family owned design team

Thank you for visiting Kitchens by Design, a Vermont family-owned, mother-daughter design team, Becky White and Ali O'Grady.  We’re delighted to share a bit about our backgrounds and design expertise with you.

Becky opened Kitchens by Design in Georgia, VT in 2006.  She brings over thirty years of experience designing and selling cabinetry and countertops in Chittenden, Franklin, Lamoille, and Grand Isle Counties.  Becky brings a thorough understanding of the construction process and an aptness for creating budgets and timelines with her clients.  With knowledge of the local market and an eye for adding re-sale value through remodeling and construction projects, Becky’s background is essential to realizing sustainable design plans rich in beauty and functionality.  Becky is an active member of the Remodeler’s Council, the Home Builders and Remodelers Association of Northern Vermont, and the National Kitchen and Bath Association.  Becky has been a Certified Green Professional since 2010.

Ali O'Grady has over thirteen years experience designing kitchens.  Ali is a very active member of the building and remodeling community. She served as Past Chair, Chair, Vice Chair, Secretary and Project Chair on the Remodeler’s Council.  Ali has been on the Board of Directors for the Home Builders & Remodelers Association of Northern Vermont for eleven consecutive years.  She is a member of the National Kitchen and Bath Association.  She has been a Certified Green Professional since 2010.

Candlelight Cabinetry
Waypoint Living Spaces
Wolf Classic Cabinetry

17 Reviews
Cathy Merrill
Relationship: Kitchens by Design was a subcontractor for the contractor who built our house.Project Date: Apr 2018

The staff at Kitchens by Design was thorough, available, and always professional. Becky White listened to our concerns, provided solutions, and followed through to provide us with a beautiful, functi...Read More

Jennifer Nicholls
Relationship: ClientProject Date: May 2018

We completely gutted our kitchen; everything from the floor to ceiling was new! My husband and I both work full time, and it was entirely intimidating to take on this big project. Thank goodness for...Read More

Relationship: ClientProject Date: Jun 2014

I worked with Becky & Ali from Kitchens By Design for the better part of 2014 as I added a dining room to my home and renovated the kitchen. Becky was the primary designer of the kitchen and did a fa...Read More

Great Northern Construction
Relationship: ColleagueProject Date: Apr 2015

I am a project manager for Great Northern Construction and have used KBD many, many times over the years. Becky and Ali are not only knowledgeable about product and design but are very easy and fun t...Read More

Relationship: ClientProject Date: Feb 2016

My husband and I are happy to provide a glowing reference for Ali White of Kitchens by Design in Georgia, Vermont. We recently moved to the area and needed advice for our new home's design. By a s...Read More

Michelle Demers
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Jun 2015

My small condo kitchen had never been renovated in the 30 years that we've lived here and needed an upgrade badly but I didn't know where to start. So I hired Ali White of Kitchens by Design, and it h...Read More

Relationship: ClientProject Date: Jun 2014

My kitchen was small and not well thought out, it was showing its age and didn't match the quality you would expect in town. I had no experience designing or building kitchens so hiring a professional...Read More

Relationship: ClientProject Date: May 2014

Ali and Becky White are the best! They are a great team, and are both professional, personable, and knowledgeable. Kitchens by Design helped us select vanities for bathrooms, as well as providing ki...Read More

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Vermont Home Builders & Remodelers Association 

Better Homes Awards

2011 Best Renovated Kitchen

2014 Best New Kitchen

2015 Best Renovated Kitchen

2016 Best Renovated Kitchen

2017 Best Renovated Kitchen 

2018 Best Renovated Kitchen under 151 square feet

2018 Best Renovated Kitchen over 151 square feet