Archive for category: Aesthetics

Ready for resale.

Ready for resale.

July 6, 2014 at 2:53 pm

To prepare this San Francisco condominium, built in 1906, for sale in August, we made subtle, pristine repairs to the elegant pied-à-terre. SOLD!

 
Reclaimed wood shelves.

Reclaimed wood shelves.

July 5, 2014 at 7:57 am

We prepped and installed reclaimed Douglas fir cantilevered shelves and handcrafted Heath Ceramics tile in the open air kitchen, for a just-completed whole house remodel.

 
Trading a camellia tree for a master bath.

Trading a camellia tree for a master bath.

July 5, 2014 at 6:27 am

To expand the footprint of the house and add a master bath where there once was none, the camellia tree had to go to a new home. We think the result was worth it. Custom vanity, fixtures, and finishes. New construction.

 

Houzz says homeowners staying put and remodeling.

July 4, 2014 at 7:35 am

Homeowners are changing their priorities. It’s less about moving up to a bigger house and more about living better. 200,000 people responded to Houzz’s 2014 Home Survey worldwide and what Houzz found out is good news for the economy, construction industry and, most importantly, homeowners: Homeowners undertaking remodeling projects plan […]

 
Whole house Eicher remodel.

Whole house Eicher remodel.

June 30, 2014 at 8:34 am

Major interior remodel and restoration of a vintage mid-century Eichler – this time in Walnut Creek, California – completed on Friday. We worked closely with the designer/homeowner over several months. Client moved back in on Saturday. That’s what it’s all about! More photos to follow.

 
A place for everything.

A place for everything.

June 23, 2014 at 9:33 am

Would you like more elbow room for your appliances? A designated place for your KitchenAid mixer, crock-pot, coffeemaker, blender, toaster, electric coffee grinder, juicer, snow cone machine, sparkling water maker, iPad and/or Cuisinart? Roomier kitchens built by Beckner Contracting Residential.

 
We’re making life beautiful…

We’re making life beautiful…

June 23, 2014 at 8:19 am

…for you and your family. Whole house remodel by Beckner Contracting Residential.

 

Skill takes time. Then you’ve really got something.

June 22, 2014 at 10:32 pm

In the watershed book Outliers, bestselling author Malcolm Gladwell states that it takes roughly ten thousand hours to achieve mastery. We have more. For our customers, mastery means we: Envision every facet of every project before lifting a single tool Continually rededicate ourselves to the fundamental, essential skills of our […]

 
Channeling Eichler.

Channeling Eichler.

June 22, 2014 at 8:28 pm

When you restore an Eichler, you have to respect the man and his vision. We did just that. Eichler whole house remodel and restoration, Oakland, California. By Beckner Contracting Residential.

 
Wonderful Memories Made Here.

Wonderful Memories Made Here.

June 22, 2014 at 4:31 pm

Since remodeling this custom kitchen, it’s already seen Christmas dinners, Thanksgiving feasts, Easter brunches, a wedding proposal, Mardi Gras costume dinner with king cake and DIY masks, breakfasts on the run, three-layer chocolate cake, macaroni and cheese, artisan cocktails, singing after supper, and so much more. Ask Beckner Contracting to […]