Spring is in the air and that means we’re busy finishing summer homes for the now in-sight season. I admit, I love this next six week period leading up to Memorial Day. A deadline junkie, I thrive in the final days of finish construction. We’re up to our necks in finishing details, questions, problem solving and client pleasing. And the builders, artisans and craftspeople we rely on are right there with us. These are the days that test productive collaborations. Inevitably what binds us during trying moments is our shared unending commitment to quality – even in the face of a looming deadline.
Here’s a sneak peek at three projects entering the final finish phase – each is a hive of activity right now. Many thanks to Dave Brown, Steve Demetrick and Bob van Cleef for leading the crews at each of these homes. It may look like there’s still lots left to do, but that’s all part of the exhilaration in the coming few weeks…
Stay tuned for finished photos later this summer after our clients return from their winter roosts and settle in for the summer in their new spaces.
Only the best,
#1. A restored cottage by the sea for oh-so fabulous clients and their daughters.
A view to the sea.
A view to the Dining Room.
An orderly laundry area takes shape.
The master shower nearly complete.
#2. A chic pool house for long-standing and long-appreciated clients.
Walnut trimmed cabinetry in the Kitchenette.
Terrazzo countertops in the Bathroom.
Finishing touches in glass.
A glass mosaic floor resembles the pool itself.
#3. A historic home designed for a fun loving family who loves to throw a party.
Bricks are carefully laid out and prepared for installation on the mudroom floor.
Bookcases are completed and nearly ready for our client’s collection.
Next to go in: everything, including the Kitchen sink.