Category Archives: Additions

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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Claremont Craftsman Wins BAHA Award

This Claremont Neighborhood home has gone through quite a few transformations over the last century, and if we counted the …
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Under Construction: Hawaii Residence

Back in July, Cindy and Arleta paid a three-day working visit to a very special job site: a new home under construction on the Kohala …
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Connecting With Swedish Roots

This winter, architect Jon Larson took a long-awaited trip to Sweden. While visiting relatives in Stockholm, he took a side trip …
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Mid Century Home Gets Grand Pool Hall Makeover

In true homage to our client’s love of pool, we worked with designer Carlene Anderson to create a central communal space around her stately pool …
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Temporary Staircase: A Contractor’s Innovative Solution

Anyone who’s remodeled their own home knows that the success of a project isn’t determined simply by the skilled execution of a static design, but …
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Drone’s Eye View

Will drones become the futuristic couriers of Amazon prime packages they’re being hyped up to be?  Jury’s still out, but one …
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Modernism’s Second Wave: Orinda Ranch house

A greater great room: the roof of this Mid-Century home was raised, creating a loftier, more expansive interior.   The ebb, flow, …
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The Art of the Built-In Closet

The challenge in remodeling this Berkeley home was to add more closet space without compromising the spacious feeling of its …
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