MetroWest
Design Center

The MetroWest Design Center (MWDC) is the premier destination for design and construction, west of Boston. At the MWDC you can find the right solution for your home and building designs and remodels, top to bottom and inside out.

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ABOUT

The MetroWest Design Center (MWDC) welcomes home and building owners, designers, builders, and manufacturers to discover and explore. As the premier destination for design and construction in MetroWest, you can find the right solution for your home and building, top to bottom and inside out. Explore our offices, showrooms, and workshops ranging from architecture and construction firms to manufacturers and installers of cabinets, countertops, flooring, roofing, siding, and windows. Featuring premium domestic and international product lines, we welcome you to visit and explore all the MWDC has to offer.

DIRECTORY

The MetroWest Design Center property is a multi-building complex with showrooms, offices and workshops. Connect with each business directly to learn more.

60 PLEASANT BUILDING COMPLEX

MILL BUILDING COMPLEX

EVENTS

MWDC is Celebrated Boston Design Week!

Boston Design Week seeks to increase public awareness and appreciation of all aspects of design, foster recognition of the vital role design plays in our lives, and bring new audiences to a wide array of design industries and organizations.  The vision for Boston Design Week is to encourage the public to explore all aspects of design.

Location: MetroWest Design Center

Address: 60 Pleasant St, Ashland, MA

MWDC Kick-Off Event Schedule:

Tiny House Demonstration & Guided Product Tour

Description: Take a guided tour of our industrial and renovated office and warehouse.  Paying homage to Massachusetts’ rich history and innovation, we have remodeled the space with a mix of reclaimed and modern materials. On the tour, check out and demo premium products, including Marvin windows, Everlast composite siding, and ProVia doors. Then see how exterior remodeling gets done at our tiny house where you can ask your most pressing questions.

Host: United Home Experts
Location: 60 Pleasant St Building, United Home Experts Office

Demonstration: Harris and Dakota Save the World!

Description: Explore our indoor fabrication facility and learn how our environmentally-conscious design encourages water and stone recycling. Plus, watch our NASA-grade robot, Harris, in action and enjoy a drink in our showroom!

Demos at 5:00 and 6:45 PM

Host: Divine Stoneworks
Location: Divine Stoneworks Showroom

Demonstration: Window Washing Tips & Tricks

Description: Men In Kilts will be talking about some of the newest technology in the window cleaning industry.  We will dispel the myths of cleaning windows with paper towels and Windex or the old wives tale of crumpled up newspaper.  Join us for a fun and interactive 15-minute demonstration on proper window cleaning techniques and maybe get to try out our equipment. A kilt is not required for entry.  

Demo at 5:15 PM

Host: Men In Kilts
Location: Mill Building, Second Floor, Men In Kilts

Seminar: Experience Home Design in Virtual Reality!

Description: Come see the benefits of designing your project in 3D and experiencing it in virtual reality using our powerful design software, Chief Architect. You can design in any view for seamless and simultaneous editing between 2D and 3D. Join us for some savory snacks and drinks as we take a tour through one of our home design projects and try on our virtual reality glasses for an interactive experience.

Space is limited. Reserve your seat today! 

Times: 4:30 – 5:15pm, 6:30 – 7:15pm

Host: GMT Home Designs, Inc.
Location: Mill Building, 2nd Floor, GMT Home Designs Office

Boston Design & Professional Focus

Special Track: Boston Design & Professional Focus

Seminar: The Building Blocks to Successful Design

Description: Visit Marra Flooring & Design’s beautiful showroom and enjoy a power packed event from our leading professionals with drinks and dialogue. Allow JD Millworks & Cabinetry to provide insight into the conceptual design process of a custom cabinetry project. See unique end grain wood products and the newest design trends like you have never seen before by Kaswell Flooring Systems.

Warm yourself up with a presentation of the innovative waterproofing and floor warming system by Schluter, presented by Marra Flooring & Design.

Time: 5:45 – 6:30 PM

Host: Marra Flooring, JD Millworks & Kaswell Flooring
Location: Mill Building, First Floor, Marra Flooring & Design Showroom

Special Track: Professional Focus

Seminar: Architects and Contractors – Understanding Your Project Process and Your Project Team

Description of event: Architect Tricia Kendall and Contractor Tony Capoccia team up to help homeowners understand the design and construction process.  This seminar will focus on learning the role each plays in your project and how they work together to solve design problems while keeping your budget and time constraints in mind.  The steps of a typical project will be reviewed, and questions are always welcome.

Space is limited. Reserve your seat today! 

Time: 6:00-6:30 PM

Host: Tricia Kendall Architecture + Design and Mass Home Services
Location: Mill Building, 2nd Floor

Seminar: Recycling & Diversion Made Simple

Description: Did you know that the EPA estimates 75% of Americans waste can be recycled but estimate that only 30% is presently being recycled? Learn about some of the challenges of recycling and diversion and how you can help the environment and local communities through simple recycling efforts during our 15-minute educational session.

Time: 5:00 PM

Host: 1-800-GOT-JUNK?
Location: Mill Building, 2nd Floor, 1-800-GOT-JUNK?

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