Kitchen Remodel Profile: The Art Collector’s Kitchen

Kitchen Remodel Profile: The Art Collector’s Kitchen

“Why should a kitchen be simply functional?” This was our client’s first question and the starting point for this one of a kind kitchen remodel. Each design component was scrutinized and chosen for both its unique individual character and its ability to serve as a striking backdrop for the client’s diverse collection of contemporary folk art. Below are the Before and After photos showing the dramatic transformation: The artistry...

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Saving Money on your Home Addition

Saving Money on your Home Addition

A BIG NAME TILE COMPANY, with gorgeous showrooms and full-page ads in architectural Digest had a tile my client loved for her Morroccan inspired home addition.  The tile captured the essence of the Moorish architecture with colors and shapes used elsewhere in the home’s addition.  We could see why she loved it. The sticking point was the sticker price:  The cost for this tile was  over $20.00 a piece for a 4×4 tile.  More than 4...

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Client’s Green Home Featured on Home Design Blog

Client’s Green Home Featured on Home Design Blog

One of the greatest rewards for doing what we do is when a client’s vision comes to life in a way that inspires others.  Such was the case for our clients Heather Morrison and Neil Navin, Heather and Neil approached us to look at a major addition they had designed by architect John Trautmann. The design was inspired by their love of Moroccan architecture and their passion for environmentally conscious living.  The resulting space is no...

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Zieba Builders Awarded “Best of Houzz 2012”

Zieba Builders Awarded “Best of Houzz 2012”

Zieba Builders has been awarded “Best Of Houzz 2012” by Houzz.com in the Design category.  The work of the Design Award winners was the most popular among the 1.2 million members, also known as “Houzzers,” who saved more than 16.5 million professional images to their personal ideabooks via the Houzz site and iPad/iPhone app. The photo above, highlighting a contemporary master suite remodel for a client in Palos Verdes,...

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