Tag: Functional art

Sculptural Landscape

Sculptural Landscape

This outdoor room is at once dramatic and intimate – providing privacy from a very close neighbor, inviting indoor-outdoor living, and the sounds and fragrance of the modern garden.

Garden Gate

Garden Gate

Garden entries are special places and sometimes call for a bit of mystery. This gate invites visitors into a recently completed dining pavilion.

Special Results With Both Stock & Custom Cabinets

Special Results With Both Stock & Custom Cabinets

Stock and custom cabinets can both be used to create specially fit spaces and furniture.

Remodeling within the Existing Footprint – Case Study

Remodeling within the Existing Footprint – Case Study

Remodeling within the existing footprint allowed this family to live their dream.

A Custom Light Fixture – Like Icing on the Cake

A Custom Light Fixture – Like Icing on the Cake

Whether your home is modern or classic in style, custom lighting can show your architecture and furnishings to advantage.

A Master Suite Within the Existing Footprint

A Master Suite Within the Existing Footprint

Built in 1903, this vernacular farmhouse had small rooms, limited closets, and poor flow. The owners wanted a luxurious master suite without increasing the footprint of the house. We consolidated two small bedrooms into a spacious master bedroom.

Tell me How You Block a View

Tell me How You Block a View

I’ve moved to a neighborhood built at the turn of the 20th Century where many of these homes, including mine, have windows that look into a neighbor’s house. The quickest and cheapest solution is often drapery and curtains which help ensure privacy but also often block light and a sense of space. Below are some strategies I’ve used to block a view. I would love to hear about ways you’ve successfully blocked a view while retaining daylight and airiness.

I Love Concrete Counters!

I Love Concrete Counters!

I love concrete counters! I love their flexibility — just look at the inlaid stone in the counter, above. I love the color possibilities. I love their feel. I love their earthiness.