Helping clients love where they live since 1989

Becky Sue Becker, CMKBD, CAPS, CLIPP™ shares highlights in her wonderful career after passing 30 years of experience in the kitchen and bath industry. 

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BeckySue’s Career

30+ Years of Experience

Career Memories & Highlights


Family Apprentice

I began working full-time as an apprentice at my father’s family business; a kitchen and bath showroom. We appeared at the local home shows and events in the community every year.


Hello KBIS!

I attended my first Kitchen & Bath Industry Show (KBIS). This event is North America’s largest trade show dedicated to all aspects of kitchen and bath design.


Business Owner

I became the owner of Rajala’s Kitchens as my father transitioned into retirement.


NKBA Member

NKBA Member

NKBA is the unparalleled network of peers, tools, and resources designed to support professional growth and business success. The National Kitchen + Bath Association (NKBA) is a non-profit trade group that promotes professionalism in the kitchen and bath industry. Becky Sue is proud to partner with in this premier association of designers, retailers, remodelers, manufacturers, distributors, fabricators, installers and other industry professionals.


Home Shows

In the early years, regular participation in local home shows was a fruitful avenue for reaching potential clients.


Hello Atlanta!

The big city was full of career opportunities as the kitchen and bath industry exploded. I chased after bigger dreams and moved to Georgia.


Earned CKD

I earned certification from the National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA) as a Certified Kitchen Designer® (CKD). This indicates I specialize in the design, planning, and execution of residential kitchens with extensive knowledge of building codes and mechanical systems.


CotY Award

CotY Award

Received a CotY Award from the National Association of Remodeler’s Industry (NARI), the premier association for the remodeling industry.


Calla Award

This kitchen in Ansley Park in Atlanta won 1st place in the Calla Awards in the Large Kitchen category with the Georgia Chapter of the National Kitchen & Bath Association.



The NAHB Remodelers of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) in collaboration with Home Innovation Research Labs, NAHB 50+ Housing Council, and AARP developed the Certified Aging-In-Place Specialist (CAPS) program. CAPS professionals provide solutions to educate homeowners on how to live in their homes safely, independently and comfortably — regardless of their age, or ability level. As a seasoned CAPS designer you can trust the design/style do not need to be sacrificed!



Earned certification as Certified Bath Designer


AH&L Kitchen Design Contest

It was a privilege to be the initial kitchen design contributor for this kitchen that won Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles‘ Kitchen Design Contest.




Becky Sue received accreditation as a CMKBD in 2012. Currently, there are only 7 Certified Master Kitchen & Bath Designer in the state of Georgia.


Kitchen+Bath Ideas

Kitchen & Bath Ideas®

This elegant kitchen designed for a new home in Dunwoody, Georgia was published in Kitchen & Bath Ideas® magazine, a special interest publication by Better Homes & Gardens.


25 years

25 years

Celebrated 25 years of experience in the kitchen and bath industry


Design of Distinction

Design of Distinction

The Georgia Chapter of the National Kitchen & Bath Association gave the Design of Distinction Award for the large bathroom category.

My joy, my success, and my growth have been deeply rooted with supportive vendors, friendly colleagues, valuable contractors and most of all exceptional clientele. My gratitude is refreshed after each project and years comes to a rewarding close.

BeckySue Becker, CMKBD, CAPS, CLIPP™
Owner and Principal Designer