Author Archives: Jarvis Architects

How to Extend the Daylight

Whether designing new spaces or re-designing existing ones, we search for ways to maximize ambient, natural light and create open interior junctions. For this …
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An Albany Record

A Craftsman Shingle home with an addition and extensive remodeling designed by Jarvis Architects has just broken the Albany record …
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Hawaiian Oasis-in-Progress

In January, architects Cindy and Arleta visited the Kohala coast jobsite where a client’s new home is starting to take shape. The …
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Oakland Magazine’s Best Residential Architect

We won! Thank you to our many clients, colleagues and friends for voting us Best Residential Architects in Oakland Magazine’s …
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Berkeley Fire Restoration

This eclectic 1923 Berkeley Arts and Crafts home was ravaged by a fire in 2013.  Though much of the exterior …
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Piedmont Design Award

Each year, the Piedmont Design Awards spotlight outstanding projects in categories ranging from Storybook Architecture to Detached Second Units. At …
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Vote for Us!

Great news!  We’ve been nominated for Best Residential Architect in Oakland Magazine’s BEST OF OAKLAND & THE EAST BAY Contest! …
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Cozy Reading Nook

This Berkeley remodel, winner of Berkeley Architectural Heritage Association’s Preservation Award for Restoration and Renovation, preserves the original character of the …
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Glen’s ‘Kitchen Recipe’ in Rockridge News

Glen Jarvis’s A ‘Recipe’ for Kitchen Design Success was published in the September 5th issue of the Rockridge News.  In …
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Rockridge Southwestern Pied-á-terre

The owners of this home, a couple that splits their time between their California and Arizona properties, wanted a fun and easygoing retreat from …
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