From Ocean Voyage to Backyard Guest House

You may have read recently about a recent trend towards transforming old shipping containers into backyard sheds and guest rooms. We recently completed just such a project for our good friend and client, Nancy Ranchel.

1859 Magazine covered the … Read more

Letting the Light In

We recently ran across this post from a client who used us to restore and replace a wall of glass windows in a gorgeous mid-century home by architect Frank Shell.

Here’s an excerpt from his description of the window … Read more

Warming the Home with Batchelder

There was a film of frost on the trees and sidewalks all through Ladd’s Addition this morning, turning our thoughts to hearths and what gathering places they become in an older home. All too often the original hearths have been … Read more

Mid-Century Mahogany

Sometimes you uncover amazing materials in a home restoration… materials that demand to not only be lovingly restored, but honored with new design elements that tie the new and the old into a cohesive whole. That’s what happened when we … Read more