> Started with a 50s ‘courtyard’ style house,enclosed one courtyard and added a second story master suite
>Existing concrete block walls retained along with central courtyard
>Wood cabinets in kitchen hide the appliances and add warmth to both the kitchen and family room
>Porcelain tile over new radiant heat throughout the ground floor
>Walls of glass rebuilt and re-glazed with dual-pane, energy-efficient doors and windows
>Partially frosted glass ‘lantern’ contains the stair and adds light and view while retaining privacy
>Some of the green elements are the reuse of the existing house and pool, reclaimed redwood, radiant heat, dual pane windows, high-efficiency boiler, recycled tile, low VOC paints and coatings
>Design, landscape, and construction management