From Worn to Wonderful

Designer Kem Thelig transforms a bland, boring, worn-down house with a gorgeous Japanese-inspired makeover.

  • The front of this house is worn down and needs major repairs.
  • Designer Kim Theilig gives this house a Japanese-themed makeover.
  • The new tile walkway adds a Japanese touch to the front of the house.

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    • tiles—Heath Ceramic Tile
      Phone: 415-332-3732
      Website: www.heathceramics.com
    • cedar siding—Western Red Cedar Lumber
      Website: www.wrcla.org
    • Roofing from Certainteed Roofing
    • front door—Allwood Doors
      Phone: 415-822-8900
    • windows—Hanson Custom Wood Windows
      Phone: 510-261-1608
    • landscape glass pieces—The Red Shovel Glass Company
      Phone: 415-285-7814
    • outdoor lighting—Yard Bright
      Toll-free: 866-562-1224
      Website: www.yardbright.com
    • house numbers—Custom House Numbers
      Toll-free: 888-868-3567
      Website: www.customhousenumbers.com
    • yoga studio—Yoga Tree
      Phone: 415-626-9707
      Website: www.yogatreesf.com
    • front door and French door hardware—Bona Decorative Hardware
      Phone: 513-321-7877
      E-mail: bona@cinci.rr.com
    • Alex Luna-Victoria—ALV Construction, Inc.
      Phone: 650-670-0804
      E-mail: alvconstruction@hotmail.com
    • Etched glass from Arnone Glass Art
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