Strong Artistic Design

The designer was able to bring the strong, simple lines of this house back using a variety of textures and materials including cedar trim, cultured stone and a stainless-steel sculpture.

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Bill Leffler’s house was a mix of arts and crafts and Mediterranean influences. He decided to give it a single personality with a groovy style update straight of the 1960s. It was obvious that this task was going to take a lot of hard work.

Bill called in the cavalry in the form of designer and longtime friend Mike Weber.

Projects

  • Remove landscaping and create new beds in front yard.
  • New horizontal cedar trim on cantilevered boxes on façade.
  • Paint brick portion of house and upper level different shades of gray.
  • New glass front door and sidelights.
  • Cover existing brick pillars flanking the entryway with cultured stone
  • New roof.
  • Power-wash and stain driveway to match roof and trim color.
  • Stainless-steel sculpture near entryway.
  • New house numbers, light fixtures and mailbox

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