Bravotv.com: How did you end up hiring Kevin Jonas as your contractor? How has it been working with him?
Kathy Wakile: Rich and I were introduced to Kevin Jonas and his partner Bill Werner through our mutual friend and realtor. There were a few very good qualities in their building style that we were drawn to, in particular the fact that they were practical in their construction approach and goals. And Kevin has an extensive knowledge of home automation and electronic features for the home.
Bravotv.com: Are the kids excited about the new house?
KW: Victoria and Joseph are very excited about the new house, especially the closets, which in fact is one of the biggest reasons that we finally decided to move and start this project. They are excited about everything we do as a family. If we are together, we have fun and are creating memories for a lifetime. Family is as important to them as it is to me and Rich, so the more our house is a home full of laughter and experiences we all share, that is the perfect thing for us as we grow as a family.Bravotv.com: Has Rosie been a big help in building the new house?
KW: Rosie has been involved and is always a big help to our family. Rosie is Senior Project Manager for a company that manufactures high-end furniture and interiors for retails stores, so interiors and their infrastructure is her specialty. It has been a big help with our closet designs and organization build out --this way it is high functioning and designed properly.
Bravotv.com: Has Rosie had any luck in dating?
KW: Rosie had a great summer, and she enjoyed getting out and meeting new people... I'm so thrilled for my sister, she has some really exciting things happening in her life right now, but I will leave that to her to share with you all.