We are certified by the EPA under Renovation, Repair, and Painting. All our employees use LEAD SAFE job practices to keep the project Clean & Safe. http://www.epa.gov/lead/ Certification # NAT- ( Pending )
GREEN BUILDING FOR A SUSTAINABLE FUTURE
UTILIZING GREEN BUILDING METHODS, SUCH AS:
RECLAIMED LUMBER, LOW EMISSIVITY ARGON FILLED WINDOWS, ADDITIONAL FLY ASH CONTENT TO CONCRETE. NON TOXIC PAINTS & ADHESIVES. FSC CERITIED WOOD. BORATE TREATED WOODS. High efficiency Combination Flash Heaters for Floor Heat & Domestic Water. STAINED & SEALED CONCRETE FLOORS WITH HYDRONIC HEAT RECLAIMED CONCRETE IN LANDSCAPING, FORMALDEHYDE FREE CABINETRY. MINIMAL SITE DISTURBANCE, QUALITY CONSTRUCTION TECHNIQUES. ENERGY EFFICIENT APPLIANCES. RECYCLED COTTON INSULATION. WE HAVE BEEN PUTTING SOLAR WATER HEATERS ON HOMES SINCE 1978. PASSIVE SOLAR DESIGN, THERMAL MASS, AND GREY WATER APPLICATIONS ARE NOTHING NEW TO US!
NEW MID-CENTURY PLEASURE POINT HOME / 2017
The BUTTTERY & CORNER CAFE - AFTER RENOVATION ' 2006 702 Soquel Ave.
WOOD FIRE WOODY RESTAURANT / MT. HERMON RD, SCOTTS VALLEY, CA COMPLETED / 2012
THIS IS SOME OF THE LATH THAT WAS STRIPED FROM THE OLD CEILINGS, AND A FEW OF THE WALLS. WE REUSED IT AS A FINISHING DETAIL THROUGHOUT THE RESTAURANT.
FIR LATH WAS USED AS A BASE FOR INTERIOR PLASTER WALLS FROM THE 1800'S
THROUGH WORLD WAR 2. AFTER THE WAR, IT WAS REPLACED WITH MORE MODERN
GYPSUM SHEET PRODUCTS — Scotts Valley, CA.
Historic, Architectural, & Fine Scale Model Building / Los Angeles Scene : circa 1940's / Work in progress
Photo courtesy of: John Haskey
Fantasy Yard Project: Completed 2011
JUICY SWEET ORGANIC YOGURT SHOP / 2016 APTOS, CA
In brief, you should know the following about us: Started working in construction in SANTA CRUZ in 1973. Obtained a FINE ARTS DEGREE at UCSC in 1975. Our company was established in 1979, when we obtained our Contractors license # 385928, and have been responsible for providing an Outstanding, and Quality Product ever since.
Remodeling / Alterations / & Additions are Our Specialty. Our regular customers particularly value " Our Attention to Detail " Our " Ability to Organize a Project within a Complex Situation, " & Our " Artistic Sense. "
These and more, are the benefits when working with us, a company that has been in business in Santa Cruz for close to four decades .
Please give us a call, and let us know your ideas.
For the past 36 years, we have worked with a group
of local Architects & Engineers, creating unique spaces for Santa
Cruz Homes & Businesses.
You can reach us at : 831-818-2210
and by fax at : 831- 457-1048.
We are looking forward to hearing from you. You can also contact us at our e-mail address:
WESTSIDE PHARMACY '2007 1401 MISSION STREET
Outdoor Free Form Fireplace
MAJOR RENOVATION TO WALTON RESIDENCE, completed '2004 4415 Portola Drive
HIDDEN FORTRESS COFFEE ROASTERS / WATSONVILLE, CA / 2016
SWIFT STREET COURTYARD / KELLY'S BAKERY COMPLEX COMPLETED '2002, 402 INGALLS Street, West Santa Cruz
( THIS WAS A REMODEL OF A FORMER VEGETABLE PROCESSING PLANT. ) Prior to the remodel, the area had become a kind of an industrial wasteland.
SINCE OUR UPGRADING OF THE SITE, THE AREA HAS BECOME A WEST SIDE DESTINATION FOR DINING, WINE TASTING, AND RETAIL SHOPPING.
Thank you for visiting our site. We want to give you the opportunity to stay in touch with our company, and our services.
All rights reserved F. John LaBarba '2018 / Buttery photo courtesy of Rod Johnson