Sonoma Valley Classic Country

Happy New Year

… a few of our current projects …



happy Halloween

at my client’s house today …


Mid Mod Marin

My client bought this property a few years ago and we’ve been slowing implementing her vision … more pictures here


Eastside Sonoma Modern Farmhouse Remodel

We designed the landscaping and oversaw the install earlier this summer. Fun project, Sale Pending

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St Helena Farmhouse

This is a lovely home we finished earlier this summer over on Fulton Ln. Sale pending. Screen Shot 2015-07-17 at 7.17.23 PM21421168_13_1Screen Shot 2015-07-17 at 7.18.10 PMScreen Shot 2015-07-17 at 7.17.44 PM21421168_32_1Screen Shot 2015-07-17 at 7.18.14 PM

Monday in Healdsburg

Meeting for a possible job. Checking on the guys in West dry Creek. Getting ready to put in a swimming pool! It will have a beautiful view of the Vineyards.





Friday Wrap Up: Works in progress.

Here are some pictures from three jobs I was working on today

West Dry Creek Blu Home with pool being installed in front.

Dry Creek: Shed I designed with a barn door and corrugated steel

Matching granite Crete to Davis cement colors;

Beautiful glass tile from Dell Tile, San Francisco for pool in Sonoma-Carneros






Blu Homes on Water-Efficient Landscaping

Here’s a post about water-efficient landscaping by Blu Homes Co-founder Maura McCarthy. She interviewed me while I was driving to a jobsite last week. I designed the landscaping for the model Breezehouse.

More clients are calling about taking out lawns and installing water-efficient and beautiful landscaping.  Many native plants are not only drought tolerant but are also very attractive.

As the article points out, there are lots of ways to design water-efficient landcaping that’s useable, fun and beautiful.