Category Archives: Before & After

Category: Before & After

Before & After

Antique Child's Rocking Chair

Bringing new life to an old friend. This old chair looks pretty sad right now. But this cute piece will be restored to bring joy to a new generation of children.

Rustic Pine Shelving in Master Closet

Changing the Builders tired Flake Board Shelving for Something Unique and Wonderful. Rustic Pine Custom Cabinetry and Shelving.

Raised Panel Wainscot with Grand Arch

This is the difference that well designed woodwork can make in a home. A large archway with no trim on it looks bare and sterile. But with nicely proportioned panelwork on the walls and arch it is Grand. The wainscot adds a strong horizontal line which

Custom covers for Baseboard heat

Even the nicest homes with wonderful trim details can sometimes have these Monstrosities……..Metal covers for the baseboard heat.            Fortunately, there is always something that can be done, without having to rem

My clients had a nice wide niche set into the side wall of their office. It was over 10′ wide and a foot deep. It offered space for a lot of needed storage, but all that shelf space would really be a distraction to their peace of mind with the clutter

This is a great project, my client would like to make over 2 adjoining rooms, a living and family room. The house was built in the 1970’s and when I first saw it, still had the original mouldings from the builder…..very small, uninterestin

This cabinetry is made in knotty Alder, a common wood on the west coast. My client wanted some nice display shelves, as well as some pullout storage. Also as seen in the second photo,  I needed to conceal a large return air duct for the heat syste