Episode 132 – Ken and Floann Downey – FD Kitchen and Bath


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FD Kitchen and Bath, owned by Ken and Floann Downey, is a full-service design, sales and installation company. They specialize in the design of kitchens, baths and closets in the greater Morgantown area. FD Kitchen and Bath has been in the residential construction business since 1995. The company works on a variety of projects ranging from small remodels to complete turnkey homes. Most recently, FD Kitchen and Bath has focused on specialty remodels and log home services.


  • 2:27 Ken, take a minute, fill in some gaps from that brief intro and give us a little behind the curtain look into your company.
  • 4:45 Is Roby Young still around?
  • 5:07 How did you get into the construction business?
  • 7:08 What is your 30 second pitch for FD Kitchen and Bath?
  • 7:56 What are you most excited about right now for FD Kitchen and Bath?
  • 9:44 How many employees do you have?
  • 10:09 What is the best business moment you’ve had so far?
  • 10:59 When has been your worst business moment so far?
  • 13:57 What was your takeaway from your worst business moment?
  • 15:15 PWV Commercial Break
  • 15:50 How long has FD Kitchen and Bath been in business?
  • 16:05 What is the long term vision you have for FD Kitchen and Bath?
  • 18:05 What is the biggest challenge your business is facing right now?
  • 19:50 Weren’t you born and raised in WV?
  • 20:45 What is one thing that you do every day that you think contributes to your success?
  • 21:39 What is one piece of advice that you’d give to young entrepreneurs?
  • 23:37 What is one resource that you use in your company that you couldn’t live without?
  • 25:16 What are a few products that you’re excited about right now in the kitchen and bath space?
  • 26:54 What is one book or podcast that you’d recommend to young entrepreneurs?
  • 28:10 Is there anything else you think our listeners should know about FD Kitchen and Bath?
  • 30:58 Outro



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