Historic Renovation

In Progress: Renovating a Craftsman Home by Tim Barber

In March of 2016, we began an extensive renovation and expansion of a 1910 Craftsman home originally designed by famed architect, Sumner Hunt.

We have taken care to make sympathetic alterations to the house without compromising its architectural heritage. Kirk Snyder, Supervising Project Manager, and Katie Peterson, Project Manager, worked closely with the Santa Monica Landmarks Commission to be certain TBL’s restoration and addition to the property are sensitive to the structure’s designation as a historic building.

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Building on the Past: Finding the Right Architect for your Historic Renovation by Tim Barber

Restoring an historic home is a labor of love. By preserving a home that has graced the neighborhood for generations, we honor thoughtful design, quality materials and expert craftsmanship. However, embarking on such an endeavor requires the right architect. How do you know if you have the right architect for your restoration, addition or historic renovation? 

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