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Clearlake House

Clearlake House

Project Description This residence remodel in Clearlake, CA was designed around the idea of material expression. The owner wanted to use a palate of industrial finishes integrated into a rural site. The exterior of the house was covered in steel and allowed to weather naturally.  In the coming years the building materials will reach an equilibrium with the environment, essentially … Continue reading

Fallbrook House

Fallbrook House

Project Description This 3,200 square foot residential remodel in Fallbrook, CA was completed in 2013.  This project included adding over 950 square feet of finished living area in the basement.  By clearing the County’s holds on this property the owner was able to realize a substantial economic gain in addition to updating their homes finishes. … Continue reading

Chico Second Unit

Chico Second Unit

Project Description: This 850 square foot second unit was completed while principal architect Trent Sommers was working for Tarman Architectural Group in Chico, CA. Project Gallery:

Huntington Beach House

Huntington Beach House

Project Description Construction loans are often called “story loans” as you have to show the lender the final product in order for them to assess the value of the completed project.  Similar to this project in Huntington Beach we can help you develop 2D and 3D design drawings to take to your bank for financing.  Once … Continue reading

Code Compliance Resolution

Code Compliance Resolution

Project Description Due to the nature of residential construction it is not uncommon for projects to be completed without the proper approval.  This creates a number of problems for both planning and building departments as well as home owners.  It is often possible to work with your local building authority to address these issues and even see … Continue reading