Cohesive Character

A new house gets some character with the addition of landscaping, bold new colors and fun accents.

Nora and Bob Clifford live in a home that was built just a few years ago, and that’s the problem. Like most recent homes, it lacks real character. The house color is pink and the architecture is a mixed bag of design with contemporary, Mediterranean and ranch all wrapped into one. Plus, the landscaping is dull. Designer Doyle McCullar has a plan to breathe new life into this house and create a cohesive look using bold colors, fun accents and landscaping.

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    • garage doors—JELD-WEN Windows & Doors
      Carriage House Series
      Toll-free: 800-535-3936
      Website: www.jeld-wen.com
    • cast stone columns and trim—Techlith
      Napa Valley Cast Stone
      Website: www.nvcssystems.com
    • urns—Pottery and Beyond
      Website: www.potsby.com
    • outdoor furniture—Sonora Outdoor Designs
      Website: sonoraoutdoordesigns.com
    • Lighting from Murray Feiss
    • boulder and house numbers—Cumings Memorials
      Toll-free: 800-944-9121
      Website: www.monumentsplus.com
    • Concrete stain from Shoreline Concrete
    • cast stone—California Stone Craft
      Phone: 707-252-4496
      E-mail: robb@napanet.net
    • contractor—Ken Walter
      Phone: 415-505-2427
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