Put Your Second Home First This Summer
Posted on May 16, 2011 in Second Homes, Design and Build

With summer’s approach, those of us with second homes are usually planning to spend more time in them over the next few months. Is your second home everything you want it to be? If inadequate design and functionality is distracting you from fully enjoying your getaway retreat, consider a whole […]

How to Frame Your View in a Whole Home Remodel
Posted on April 8, 2011 in Custom Homes, Whole Home Remodel, Architects, Design and Build, Design

Our team of architects and designers often talks to clients about the concept of “framing a view” during a whole home remodel. San Diego homeowners are lucky to live in one of the most beautiful places in the world. When planning a San Diego addition or whole home remodel, a […]

Work on Your Home to Work at Home: Home Additions for the Home Office
Posted on March 25, 2011 in Whole Home Remodel, Additions, Design and Build

Home additions can be prompted by a variety of lifestyle changes, one of them being the need for a home office. Is it time for you to save time and money by ending your commute and eliminating lease expenses? Do you have a burgeoning business idea that needs more room […]

Spring is Near – Refresh, Remodel, Rejuvenate!
Posted on March 9, 2011 in Custom Homes, Whole Home Remodel, Painting, Design and Build, Design

With spring just around the corner, our thoughts often turn to ways we can refresh our homes in the spirit of the new season. Are you feeling the approach of spring fever when it comes to your whole home remodel? Start planning today and you could be living in a […]

What’s New in Kitchen Design
Posted on February 25, 2011 in Kitchens, Design and Build, Design

The big news in kitchen trends for 2011 is that trend following has become less popular – the emphasis now is on finding ways to express your personal style in a one-of-a-kind space. So, just how do you go about doing that? Here are some tips for arriving at a […]

All Your Remodeling Questions Answered! Join us for a Free Remodeling and Design Seminar on Saturday, February 19th
Posted on February 11, 2011 in Whole Home Remodel, Green Home, Events, Aging in Place, Design and Build, Design

Do you have questions about green remodeling or remodeling your home to accommodate aging in place for yourself or a parent? Do you want to learn about how design build remodeling works for a whole home remodel? Our popular remodeling and design seminars introduce you to valuable information about remodeling […]

Fall in Love with Your Home Again: Plan Your Whole Home Remodel this Year
Posted on February 4, 2011 in Whole Home Remodel, Kitchens, Outdoor Living, Design and Build, Design, Landscaping

With Valentine’s Day on the horizon, we thought it would be fun to look at how we view the relationship between home and owner. Does your relationship need some attention? Here are some common ways that love between home and owner can go wrong, along with ideas for how to […]

Whole Home Remodel or Addition Next Year? Now is the Time to Plan!
Posted on December 20, 2010 in Custom Homes, Whole Home Remodel, Additions, Design and Build

In between wrapping presents, throwing and attending holiday parties and enjoying lots of delicious seasonal meals, are you daydreaming about your whole home remodel? Now is the time to get started! 2011 promises to be a busy time for thriving remodeling companies and the ideal season to transform your home. […]

Home for the Holidays? How a Kitchen Remodel Makes Entertaining Easier.
Posted on December 10, 2010 in Kitchens, Design and Build, Design

Like most of us, chances are you will be entertaining family and guests in your home this month. Now is the perfect time to pay attention to the ways a kitchen remodel could make a significant difference during your next holiday gathering. Opening your home to groups small and large […]

The Niche Finds its Niche
Posted on November 22, 2010 in Art and Decorating, Design and Build, Design

A wall niche is a home design element that fuses innovative function and understated beauty. Our design team has employed the niche idea in whole home remodels, kitchen remodels and bathroom remodels. Here are some of the ways a wall niche can be used to add interest in your home: […]

Leather Luxury: Try a Leather Finish on Your Granite Countertop
Posted on November 15, 2010 in Kitchens, Art and Decorating, Design and Build, Design

If you’re planning a kitchen remodel and looking for some new ideas, one trend we’ve noticed gaining in popularity lately is a leather finish on granite countertops. A leather finish brings a subtle, elegant difference to the standard granite countertop. Why Choose a Leather Finish?: If you like the idea […]

Make a Small Room Shine: Remodel Your Powder Room with Attention to Detail
Posted on October 20, 2010 in Art and Decorating, Bathrooms, Design and Build

While the powder room is usually the smallest room in your house, it’s also a room often used by guests, a space you should feel comfortable and proud to share. Experiment with design in a powder room’s compact area to express your personal style and make a lasting impression on […]