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She Shed

A 120 square foot garden shed, meticulously detailed to provide a welcomed respite from the insanity of a main house filled with covid-lockdown family members. A black sheet metal fascia wraps up the back wall of the structure and along … Continue reading

Tamlapais High School Student Center

Through very generous donations from local parents to the Tam High Bricks Campaign, the Tam High Foundation was able to upgrade the student center. Minimal changes were allowed due to district regulations, so we focused on simple moves that would … Continue reading


Many older Marin homes were added onto over time, either by the homeowners or by others and usually in a rather ad-hoc way. This home was originally a Sears spec home that had been bastardized over time with little thought … Continue reading


An existing house in unincorporated Mill Valley received a mostly-exterior facelift, bringing life to a neglected home. The desire was to create a white, modern box with elements engaging and protruding from it. Along hose lines, an upper floor terrace … Continue reading


This neighborhood in the Mill Valley flats consists of identical small, simple 3-bedroom houses built in the 1950’s. Many have been altered over time, adding square footage and otherwise modernizing them. This project included a 400sq.ft. addition at the front … Continue reading


The 1,500sq.ft. Sunnyside Avenue Residence is a study in compactness and restraint. A small flat with a studio apartment below were integrated into a new two-story single-family house with the addition of an interior stair. The house was lifted, stripped … Continue reading


A new craftsman styled bungalow in the Sycamore Park neighborhood in Mill Valley. This efficiently-designed 1,844sq.ft has 4 bedrooms and three baths and a spacious living/dining/kitchen area that spills out onto the rear deck, shaded by a wood and steel … Continue reading


A trellis structure intended to dapple the sun and provide “place”. It is constructed of a steel skeleton with painted wood slats, creating a quiet, human-scaled setting for an outdoor dining table and chair swing.   construction: completed in 2016 … Continue reading