09/29/2013 07:59 EDT | Updated 11/29/2013 05:12 EST


VICTORIA - Kitchens are a unique space in a home in that they serve both a function as well as a space to entertain. And with advances in home design, kitchens also can serve as art pieces.

Max Huxley, owner and head contractor of Victoria's Maximilian Huxley Construction Ltd., transforms a lot of spaces through home renovations and recently won a 2013 gold CARE award for the open-concept kitchen Marine View.