CliqStudios had the pleasure of working with Nicole and Mike, the team behind the House that Social Media Built. Their namesake comes from their use of votes on their social media accounts to decide on different elements to incorporate in their remodeling projects. 

In this latest project their transformed a rundown house into a beautiful getaway with nautical charm. The kitchen has a coastal style with the use of blue and white cabinetry and accessories. In the end, the kitchen matches the personality of the area while providing plenty of flexibility to whoever purchases the home.

The House the Social Media Built logo

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This before and after of the kitchen is reminding us what a remodel is all about.


Nicole White
The House the Social Media Built 

Selecting the Perfect Cabinets 

kitchen rendering

For this project, the House that Social Media Built audience voted on the color of the kitchen island. The choices were Garnet, Urban Stone, and Navy. 

The winning color was the CliqStudios finish Navy, a perfect choice for matching with the nautical design of the space and the surrounding White cabinets in the style Dayton


Nicole White obtained her real estate license in 2010 after graduating from the University of Connecticut in 2005. She has thorough knowledge of the Connecticut shoreline market, as well as the complexities of marketing a home. A lifelong resident of the Connecticut shoreline, Nicole resides in Guilford with her husband, Brian and their 3 children. She is actively involved in her community and her children’s schools, as well as contributing her time to local charities and associations.

Mike Riccio has been involved in all aspects of real estate since graduating from the University of Rhode Island in 1989. He is a licensed real estate appraiser, using his valuation expertise to buy, invest in and flip all categories of residential and commercial real estate. Michael and his wife Tina are the parents of 3 active children. They love traveling and spending time in Italy with their Italian cousins. Mike is very active in his local community and enjoys spending his free time giving back, to help many local causes.

About Nicole & Mike From
The House That Social Media Built




From Start to Finish