At KDW Home, the owners are designers who are intimately involved with every project. They operate as a team, combining their strengths to offer clients the highest level of aesthetic and technical expertise. A full-time staff also includes design professionals with a broad variety of skill sets, including industrial, textile and engineering design.

Leaders & Innovators

Marvin Daniel is a KDW Home owner and designer

Marvin Daniel

His interest in design trends was firmly established while living in Europe as a student, when he became impressed with the combination of excellent design and functionality and how the two could come together in practical living spaces such as kitchens and baths. Marvin is an avid cook who appreciates what components go together to create an outstanding culinary environment. Marvin has designed rooms throughout the mid-Atlantic states and in the Carolinas. He frequently travels both in this country and abroad to stay abreast of the very latest in home decor, design and function. Marvin Daniel is a native of Richmond, Virginia and a graduate of the Richmond Public Schools and Washington and Lee University.

W. Brian Pilgrim is a KDW Home owner and designer

W. Brian Pilgrim

Brian has been designing and supervising projects for some of the area's finest homes since 1984. At an early age, he became fascinated with all types of puzzles and loved to figure out how things went together, helping him develop an attention to design detail unsurpassed in the area. His work has been recognized in both industry and national publications. A Certified Kitchen Designer since 1990 and a Certified Bath Designer since 1996, Brian has also been very active in the National Kitchen and Bath Association. He has served as a juror to grade the design portion of the NKBA CKD and CBD exams as well as Chairman of the Board of Governors of Societies and member of the Test Board for exam development. Brian Pilgrim is a native of Richmond, Virginia and a graduate of The College of William and Mary.

Community Outreach

Supporting our Neighbors in Worthy Causes

KDW Home is proud to support a variety of non-profit and community organizations as well as many schools by offering auction items and space for events and fundraisers.

Some Organizations We Support

  • Junior League of Norfolk-Virginia Beach
  • VCU Massey Cancer Center
  • JCC Richmond
  • Children’s Hospital of Richmond
  • Sheltering Arms Hospital
  • Garden Club of Virginia
  • Massey Cancer Center Women and Wellness
  • Massey Cancer Center Pink Ribbon Classic
  • Norfolk Children’s Hospital of the King’s Daughters
  • Garth Newell
  • Anchor House Foundation
  • Faison School for Autism
  • Richmond SPCA
  • Henrico High School for sponsorship of Drama Club Spring Musical
  • Maymont Foundation
  • Virginia Home for Boys & Girls
  • St. Christopher’s School
  • Steward School
  • Tad DuPriest Foundation
  • ChildSavers
  • Hospital Hospitality House
  • Hope House Foundation