Bamboo and Copper

Bamboo and Copper

This once-ordinary kitchen became the home’s showplace with an upgrade to new DeWils Bamboo cabinetry, and a full set of Wolf Sub Zero inset appliances. We needed to allow for the tall wine cooler and even an ice machine on the peninsula.  Check out the full set of pictures of this warm, functional design, that… Read More

Pacifica Waves

Pacifica Waves

So excited to get this bath completed for our Pacifica clients, Nick and Marissa. Using a weathered finish for the cabinets brought the rustic in, and the wave tile, pebble floor and glass tile waterfall create the ultimate spa retreat.  Beautiful Robern AiO chests and handy pullouts in the cabinet turned this master mess into… 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.