My Stapleton Mud Room Addition

My Stapleton Mud Room Addition

May 2, 2014

This summer, in addition to my usual 20 or so projects, I was adding a much needed 110 square foot mud room onto my Stapleton home of 10 years (with the help of Best Builders). The goals were to connect the house to the garage, add a second pantry, and a much-needed dumping ground for cell phones, shoes, backpacks, coats,…

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Master Bedroom becomes Dream Kitchen in Bonnie Brae

Master Bedroom becomes Dream Kitchen in Bonnie Brae

February 15, 2014

Once Kris and her husband decided to add a master bedroom suite onto their Bonnie Brae Tudor, the perfect space at the back of the home was free to become a large family kitchen. Kris hired me to design a layout that would incorporate a large island, two sinks, two dishwashers, a built-in banquette, and lots of old house character….

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Whole House Remodel in Crestmoor Park

Whole House Remodel in Crestmoor Park

May 27, 2013

Mary called me after seeing a 50s ranch house in Crestmoor Park and was wondering what we could do to update it, still keep it a “rancher,” but a lot more “cute and cottagey.”  She had not even shown the house to her husband yet, but I met her there with her realtor.  Her first question was, “What can we…

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From Builder Blah to Beautiful – Stapleton Master Bath Remodel

From Builder Blah to Beautiful – Stapleton Master Bath Remodel

February 22, 2012

Busy parents of an adorable toddler, these past basement clients of mine were ready for a master bath retreat this summer. And a retreat it is! The new cherry and quartz vanity has been expanded in length, offering plenty of drawer storage now, and built-in mirrored medicine cabinets offer toiletry storage. The bathtub is a jetted tub with remote control…

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Murphey Beds – Hidden Guest Bedroom

Murphey Beds – Hidden Guest Bedroom

February 21, 2012

I’ve designed several Murphey beds lately in basements. They are great when you want to use a room for multiple uses. Both of the following examples are from recent Stapleton basement I designed. Six foot wide pocket doors separate the family room from this play room/guest bedroom, so when the Murphey bed is up and the doors are open, the…

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