The Home Report
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

Contemporary kitchen remodel
Contemporary kitchen remodel

the full set of pictures of this warm, functional design, that efficiently utilizes all available space. Corners are maximized by a three bin trash corner cabinet in place of a lazy susan. Plus, the coffee bar is well hidden under the lift up corner appliance garage. This was such a fun project. Don’t miss the custom tile back splash behind the range!

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… Continue Reading

Project: Two Tone Love!

Project: Two Tone Love!

What a challenge!  A bright, high ceiling kitchen with a very specific layout needed updating and added functionality. Dark and gloomy, the kitchen was dated by the 70’s style arched oak raised panel doors. Due to budget constraints, the client wanted to retain the existing appliances, as most were new. Because there are two angles in… Continue Reading

Designer’s Corner: Marble Lux

Designer’s Corner: Marble Lux

This luxurious design was the result of an update to an old 70’s style bath with giant, unused jetted tub into something sleek, warm and contemporary. Some of the coolest features are a complete walk in shower with bench seat and textured marble wall, new Toto Washlet toilet & seat, Towel Warmer, Warm Floor, and brand new… Continue Reading

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… Continue Reading

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! … Continue Reading

Project Spotlight: Function

Project Spotlight: Function

Working as a kitchen and bath designer, you meet all kinds of people with all kinds of needs. This San Mateo couple with two children purchased a home new to them. Beautifully appointed inside and out, the space, while very high end, was not functional or efficient. The design concept for these rooms was to… Continue Reading

Product Spotlight: Dura

When building a new kitchen or bath, it is important to start with good bones. Good bones means good cabinets, sturdy, durable, well manufactured, great finishes and most importantly, a good design.  Having enough storage in the bathroom, flexible parts to make unique, custom solutions for each unique, individual design all come with Dura Supreme… Continue Reading

Product Spotlight: Dura
Contemporary Kitchen San Mateo

Contemporary Kitchen San Mateo

Working with different cabinet lines gives us the opportunity to customize any look for each individual client.  We had a great time working on this galley kitchen in dark grey paint with Creamy Marfil subway tile backsplash and Caesarstone quartz countertop.  The kitchen includes lots of deep storage for cooking items, drawers galore, and a… Continue Reading