Pegfair Estate

Introducing the Pegfair Estates kitchen makeover!  This project was in Pasadena near the well known Art Center. The home is a mid-century design that had a very closed off kitchen. We came in and combined that space up to the family room giving it a spacious, open floor plan. We were able to move a few …

Veronica’s Kitchen

We were excited for the opportunity to remodel our friend Veronica’s kitchen! It was a complete transformation from a style that was a 1960s dungeon of dark cabinets And ugly counter tops! The first thing we did was to open up the space dramatically and expand the kitchen into what was the eating room by …

Catalina Project

The Catalina Project, Bungalow Heaven in Pasadena. This was a detailed historical addition and rebuild project that was a joint project with Green Fir Custom Builders and Gruber Home Improvement. My good friend and business partner, Jim Gohrick and I ran this project together. Jim is the owner of Green Fir and B&J Custom Cabinets, …

Newport Beach House

The Newport Beach Project!  This was a very unique and amazing remodel for some incredibly nice referrals of mine. This is a three story home located on the peninsula in Newport Beach just a few houses from the water.  We gutted the entire home down to the walls and started from scratch. The kitchen and four …

South Lake Remodel

Just wrapped up a remodel to a condo in Pasadena on South Lake. The project was a fun project for two very nice people from New York. They had just purchased it and gave me the key to remodel about 80% of it. The only thing we didn’t touch were the kitchen cabinets! We installed …

Church Street Renovation

This was a continuation of a master bedroom and bathroom remodel we did about a year ago.  They wanted us to come back and do a complete remodel of their kitchen, dining room and office.  It was a complete renovation all the way to the studs.  I enlarged the kitchen and relocated the dining room …

Mariposa Backyard

The Mariposa project is complete and the landscape is filling in nicely! This project was a complete redesign of the entire back yard. We built a pool and spa, a custom patio structure, and an outdoor kitchen BBQ area. We gave the guest house exterior a facelift and filled the rest in with antique wash …

Millionaire Row Townhouse

So this was a fun project because I had the opportunity to be both designer and builder. The homeowner gave me carte blanche with a budget in mind to redesign this entire townhouse from the ground up. We demoed the entire place down to the dry wall and in some areas down to the studs.  …

The Gruber Project

Well, the wait is over. We have finished the Gruber project at our home. It took a little longer than expected but work had to come first. We added about 400 sqft and remodeled about another 800. We completely demoed the old kitchen, office and powder room, building a new kitchen that connects to the …

El Caminito Remodel

I recently finished this project, which we completed in several phases. In the first phase, we completely reconfigured the common areas of the house….the kitchen, dining room, family room, laundry and powder room. In the second phase we renovated the guest bathroom and the homeowner’s master bathroom. The doors and moldings were also replaced. I …