Downsizing Without Downgrading

Downsizing Without Downgrading

How an empty nest couple created a full life in a home where every last detail was designed and built with their lifestyle in mind.

What do you imagine when you think about your dream home? What is the kitchen like? The bathroom? More apropos for today, the home office and outdoor space?

Dennis and Ruby Oliveira thoughtfully considered every detail of their lifestyle when they decided to downsize to a smaller, more turnkey home. At 1,312 square feet, Dennis knew he wanted to maximize every inch of storage and Ruby was happy to have the opportunity to use lighter colors and luxury materials …

Recent Project

River View Remodel

We were invited to design this house for our returning clients as their forever home with concealed aging-in-place features. Featured in Dekton by Cosentino national advertising, this house is a clever juxtaposition of rustic and refined. Dekton and marble counters, stoneware penny tile, dark metals, gold fixtures and warm light hardwood flooring make this space […]

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  • Wendy can really see the big picture and provide some excellent ideas on how to make the most of the space, while also creating a very comfortable, appealing environment. Gabe

  • Wendy helped us plan and create our gorgeous kitchen. She is a wonderful designer with very good taste and listens to create exactly what you want. Thank you very much for all your help. We love our modern kitchen. Sepi

  • Wendy is a thoughtful and thorough designer. She has a great eye for color combinations and works well with the contractors bringing her ideas to completion. Wendy is a joy to work with. Bedrosians Modesto

  • We cannot express enough what a "GEM" Wendy is, a beautiful diamond, polished and prepared! She has a gift of engaging you, critically listening, observing, understanding your vision, opening her heart and ears to both of us! Jerry & Katherine Linder