Johnston Home, Transitional Craftsman, kitchen, open plan

Transitional Craftsman

The Project: A 4,000sf Atherton spec home built in 2005 that needed to be updated and personalized for the new owners. The Client: First time home owners looking for their forever home for family visits and entertaining. The Concept: Updated builder grade materials to custom selections. Renovated all of the bathrooms and the kitchen. Added in some transitional craftsman details …

Johnston Home, Pool House exterior

Classic Poolhouse

The Project: 2000 sf pool and guest house The Client: Family of four in Atherton who graciously host many guests. The Concept: Taking a cue from their beautiful white clapboard home, the pool house is an extension of the charm of the main house. We used a durable and elegant stone flooring which extends onto the patio. And we built …

Elegant Modern

The Project: Two story home with basement in Menlo Park, 7,500sf on a half acre lot. All new construction. The Client: A sophisticated and professional couple who needed a home for family and for entertaining. Their blended family includes children ranging from age 7 to age 27. The Concept: Create an elegant space appropriate for formal business entertaining, while maintaining …

Modern Farmhouse

The Project: 4500sf new construction, farmhouse style home on half acre in Menlo Park The Client: Family of five with very active lifestyles. This family entertains often,and the home opens up to the outdoors to provide additional space. The kitchen is the core of the home with eating and study areas nearby. The Concept: The home takes advantage of California‚Äôs …

Living Area

California Traditional

The Project: 4,000 SF new construction in Menlo Park in a family friendly neighborhood. The Client: Family of five. Wife from California who appreciates the indoor/outdoor lifestyle. Husband from Virginia who values traditional details. The Concept: We used traditional spaces and details like leaded glass windows, transoms, wallpaper, and built in bookcases to give the home an east coast feeling. …


Modern Craftsman

The Project: A 3500sf remodel in Portola Valley with expansive views of the hills. The Client: Recent empty nest parents to three boys. The Concept: We added Craftsman details to a vintage ranch home. We moved the kitchen to take advantage of the views and opened it up to the family room. By creating a new flow within the house …

Austin Ave.

Traditional Ranch. This traditional ranch home balances fine upholstery and lush fabrics with the client’s collection of antiques and traditional landscape painting. While formal in nature, it is still inviting and fresh. photo credit: Finger Photography

Harvard Ave.

We combined modern furniture elements with Asian pieces from the client’s time in Hong Kong to create a stunning new living room. We removed the dated fireplace and designed a new stone surround to anchor the credit: Finger Photography