Tag: Homes

Opening Up an Historic Bungalow

Opening Up an Historic Bungalow

Opening up an historic bungalow to abundant natural light and tree house views makes this small house work for a family of four.

An Elegant Low-Cost Modern Kitchen

An Elegant Low-Cost Modern Kitchen

Read About the Transition of This Kitchen in a 1950’s Brick Rambler

A Post-War Brick Rambler Converted to a Salon for Music & Entertaining

A Post-War Brick Rambler Converted to a Salon for Music & Entertaining

Read about the conversion of this post-WWII brick rambler into a Salon for creative people to meet. All Remodeling was done within the existing footprint including a new kitchen, hall bath, and master suite.

Connecting a 1930’s Tudor Revival to the Outdoors

Connecting a 1930’s Tudor Revival to the Outdoors

We added a mere 70 square feet to this 1930’s Tudor revival but dramatically increased the livable space and its connection to the outside.

A Built-in Dining Nook – What Makes it Work?

A Built-in Dining Nook – What Makes it Work?

We look at what characteristics make a built-in dining nook work as the main dining area and then look at several examples.

Green Remodeling – The 6 Most Important Principles to Consider

Green Remodeling – The 6 Most Important Principles to Consider

So you’re planning to remodel all or part of your home. You want to be “green” but you don’t know where to start or are confused by all the green product hype.

Refreshing a Builder-Grade Bath

Refreshing a Builder-Grade Bath

My client was unsatisfied with the builder-grade master bath. A new vanity, countertop, sink, faucet and paint did the trick.

5 Tips For Adding Daylight to Your Home

5 Tips For Adding Daylight to Your Home

Among the most frequent request from my clients is for more daylight. Here are 5 tips for adding daylight to your home.

Ensuring Return Value For Your Remodeling Costs

Ensuring Return Value For Your Remodeling Costs

When you live in a place that fits you and your family to a tee, and that embodies your sense of beauty – you’re happier and healthier. These 4 concepts will help you understand whether you’ll get your investment back at resale.