In 2008 Dominique and I moved to an area of Los Angeles called Lake Balboa. The home was a typical California bungalow/ranch. Single story with wood shingles and stucco. Dominique designed an addition to the home to double the square footage. In the back of the yard was a concrete pad that used to serve... Continue Reading →
This is a promotional video for another home designed and built by Dominique. This was our own personal residence, so the furniture you see is ours. https://youtu.be/--DkstGvTxM Industrial Farmhouse is the best way to describe the exterior style. Paris Boutique Hotel summarizes the interior pretty well. It's that way Dominique and I like to live.... Continue Reading →
Here is a promotional video for a spec home that Dominique designed and built on Oak St. in El Segundo. 4000 sq ft, 5 bedrooms, 5.5 bathrooms. We call it "Big Oak" because we now live on a different Oak St, in Paso Robles, in a very small 800 sq ft house. This is, logically,... Continue Reading →
In this video Dominique discusses what is important to her when designing a house - her design philosophy. This was done as a promotional video made for Velux skylights, which De Bilt has featured in all of its homes.
Modern Farmhouse is an architectural style which Dominique and I are both in love with. We were first exposed to this style on a trip to Austin, TX circa 2015. Austin has a ton of unique architecture, but this particular form was one that really appealed to us. The most prominent feature of a Modern... Continue Reading →