Project Description


vision and challenges:

  • 600 sq.ft. 1978 condo with plastic laminate flooring; leaking tub faucets; broken cabinets; minimal storage; painted grasscloth, cedar walls required full reno
  • design driven by homeowner’s artwork, joy of entertaining; need for functional storage

design solutions:

  • removed storage loft that broke up kitchen area that made eating area feel confined
  • extended kitchen cabinetry/countertops, installed pull-out pantry, recycling centre, upper storage and drawers with full extension pulls; soft-close hardware
  • relocated bedroom door and eliminated hallway; gained 12 sq.ft. allowing for full-depth main entry closet; expanded bedroom closet
  • raised bathroom ceiling by 1’ to visually open space; installed extra height bathroom vanity that allowed for two large, storage drawers
  • installed 8’ closet doors for easy access, expanded storage
  • installed wood floor for continuity throughout; tile for kitchen/bathroom

Project Details