Portfolio Category: Exteriors

Elmhurst Exterior Update

Once the decision was made to stay in this home, various upgrading was considered. One item to address was the dated front facade. To start, the front entry was expanded outward to increase the space to welcome visitors. The design incorporated new columns which supported a new front entry roof. A large welcoming wood-look front…
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Charleswood Exterior Living Space & Pool house

This project started with tearing down a small metal pool shed that housed the mechanical equipment for the in-ground pool, then removing a small concrete pad and one tree. A continuous floor system was framed resulting in a 16' x 28' footprint. Over this area a 17'x 16' building was built, leaving 3' on the…
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Charleswood Exterior & Garage Addition

This cute story and a half house was in need of an exterior face lift for several reasons. 1) for┬ásimple aesthetics, 2) for maintenance issues, 3) for energy efficiency and 4) for pure function. The single car attached garage was actually a converted porch that was falling off the house. The wood siding was showing…
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Tuxedo Exterior Renovation

This 70's executive 2 story was in dire need of a major facade face lift. The design was created using various materials, including fiber-cement siding, cedar, stone and porcelain tiles. New front door unit and new main floor front windows also enhanced the appeal. A bow window was re-framed into a square bay.
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