Luxury Master Suite


I walked into the Carlsbad home and was immediately excited!  The homeowner had a beautifully landscaped yard and a stunning great room.  She had amazing taste and I couldn’t wait to get started on her master suite. At first glance, it seemed like a fun space planning exercise – there was a bedroom, bathroom, walk-in [...]

Modern Glam Downtown Condo


These homeowners had moved from their beautiful Craftsman style home to a downtown condo with a view of San Diego Bay. They wanted a cool, urban vibe, and were willing to replace their mission style furniture with comfortable, contemporary pieces. In the living room, we showcased the water view with custom ceiling-mount draperies. Raising [...]

Zebra Wood Bathroom


Scott and Vivian purchased a beautiful Bankers Hill condo that was almost completely renovated.  The last room to be updated was the master bath.  The room had no natural light and the tub space was oversized and awkward.  They wanted to keep the same layout and the large mirrors over the vanity, while giving [...]

Loft Turned Office


A busy finance exec /wife/mother wrote her first bestselling novels in a makeshift office at the entry to the home.  She dreamed of transforming the family’s loft into a proper office space, and using the entry area as a cozy reading nook. On her office wish list was a large desktop to spread out research [...]

Bath of the Year 2013


“Beauty from the Ashes” played throughout the house during Susan’s Home Rebuilt Party. Only a year ago, this lot was leveled by a fire. Not a brush fire that Southern California is used to seeing, but rather a misplaced rag left on the engine block from a recent professional oil change.  Moments after parking the [...]

Brew Room


A couple in Coronado Cays had taken up home brewing as a hobby. The brewing equipment was in the garage and the kegorator refrigerator was located in a rarely used, small guest room.  They had an idea – what if we turned this guest room into a beer room?  They reached out to our [...]

Ocean View Home


A lovely young family recently relocated to this beautiful Del Mar home. With its ocean views, large windows and ample interior space, it was sure to be a wonderful home for this family of four. They hoped to update the style of the home, while still keeping it cozy, comfortable and inviting. Renovations began [...]

Bath of the Year 2014


“It’s time!” the homeowner’s of a beautiful Point Loma home declared. They had remodeled their bathroom in the 90’s, and a recent water leak prompted them to get started on an update. They wanted something more contemporary but with natural elements and a neutral palette. They envisioned a shower wall of natural stone, so we [...]