Modern two-story house with large windows, a balcony, and an outdoor seating area that catches the rays of light.

Ray’s of Light

“The original layout had a big idea, but there hadn’t been a follow through. Our idea was to express the connection to the landscape.”—Jim Rill

Chesapeake Views Magazine
A well-lit, elegant living room with neutral-toned furniture and framed artwork hanging on the wall, embodying the concept of Bringing the Outside In.

Bringing the Outside In

“This is a home that now relates to the land.”—Team at Rill Architects  

What's Up Eastern Shore Magazine
Cozy rustic living room with a lit gas fireplace, leather armchairs, and wooden beams.

Gas or Wood Burning? Your fireplace may reflect your view of living

“A nice big warm wood burning fire has good ambiance to it and is much more attractive than a gas fireplace.”—Jim Rill

The Washington Post
Modern kitchen with stainless steel appliances, white cabinetry, and a central island with seating in the new breakfast room.

New Kitchen and Breakfast Room

“The owners wanted a refined look, but they didn’t want it overstated. It needed to be elegant, yet casual.”—Jim Rill

Modern kitchen with stainless steel appliances, exposed brick wall, and hanging pots and pans.


“Create unique storage space for better flow and functionality”—Richard Rossi

Kitchen and Baths Magazine