All About Robe Hooks!

All About Robe Hooks!

Not just for behind the door any more, robe hooks can be used in a variety of ways around your home.  Next to the island to hang purses or bags Store Backpacks in the Mud Room Organize Coats Keep the dog leash handy Hang Face Cloths in the shower Hang wet gear in the garage… Read More

Master Bath:  Before & After

Master Bath: Before & After

Each remodeling job is so unique!  This story is about a couple who have a lovely home in the Monterey Heights section of San Francisco. A stately, impressive home had a completely old fashioned, dated, poorly designed bath with a non functional shower stall that had molded and looked just awful.  But we saw POSSIBILITIES! … Read More

Welcome to HB Building and Design


Custom kitchens, baths and decks

Located on the Northern California coast near Half Moon Bay in the town of Montara, HB Building and Design specializes in bringing your new custom home remodeling dream to life.

Whether you want to add a new master suite, remodel your kitchen or add a new deck, HBI brings over 30 years of Bay Area fine home building experience to our projects.

Our success has enabled us to expand and employ top quality plumbing, tile, electrical and carpentry professionals. Our staff members not only specialize in their own unique role, but job share and work well together as a team.

We service the city of San Francisco, and the San Mateo County area.

We also specialize in Aging In Place: Detailing for Transitional Comfort
Aging in Place is an aspect of Universal Design, offering design solutions for people with all different types of physical needs. We are expert at barrier free showers, transitional design for aging at home and managing special needs.


Each client is unique, each solution a work of art. Change your old fireplace into a new focal point, make your ordinary bathing routine a rejuvenating spa experience.

Working together involves mutual trust, commitment to the project, contractual responsibility, quality materials, and craftsmanship. Jane will ensure you receive the highest quality service, skillfully guide you through the process of selection, purchase and installation of each detail. Bob and our crew carefully bring your plans to life with fine craftsmanship and quality.

Decks, Patios, Privacy Screens, & Pergolas

HB Building and Design creates custom decks and patios that are true works of art. We’ll create a custom outdoor living space that you’ll enjoy as an extension to your home for years to come. No project is too simple or too complex. Are you thinking about including benches, privacy screens, railings, stairs, arbors, or pergolas with your decks? We’ll custom design the perfectly inspired idea that fits your lifestyle.

Choose from a wide assortment of beautiful hardwoods, stone, or composite materials; or combine them for a “uniquely you” finish.