Materials

Timeless Kitchen

Jul 29, 2019 by Hiromi Ogawa

Custom walnut cabinets. Never goes out of style. At our Ramona Avenue Residence.⁠

Plaster fireplace

Jul 24, 2019 by Hiromi Ogawa

The texture and depth of this cement plaster fireplace wall at our Hyacinth Lane Residence is almost like a piece of art or a mural. Our clients found the perfect piece of wood for the mantle, and the room needs little else to make a statement. ⁠

Visiting the slab yard

Jul 17, 2019 by Hiromi Ogawa

We're reviewing the templates for the Amarillo Avenue Residence master bath countertop at the stone yard. Dialing in the perfect balance of color, texture, and interest...

Stops you in your tracks

Jul 3, 2019 by Hiromi Ogawa

The entry floor at our La Donna Avenue Residence. Such a beautiful and vibrant greeting to all who come to visit. 

Delivering Samples

May 22, 2019 by Hiromi Ogawa

Delivering tile samples to the Amarillo Avenue job site. This way the contractor can calculate the bathroom floor assembly thickness for each of the bathrooms, and then match the wood floor height perfectly for a seamless transition. As the finishes go up, we're finally starting to see some color in the house!⠀

Exploring Tile layouts

May 6, 2019 by Hiromi Ogawa

We are exploring some really fun tile layouts for the entry courtyard at the La Donna Avenue Residence. 

Inspiration: Floor tile at Churrería El Moro

Jan 1, 2019 by Hiromi Ogawa

Unforgettable churros and beautiful floor tile at El Moro in Mexico City.

Inspiration: Stone inlay at the Huntington Chinese Garden

Dec 24, 2018 by Hiromi Ogawa

There simply wasn't enough time to explore all the gardens at The Huntington. Next time.

Inspiration: Brick pavers at the Gamble House

Dec 23, 2018 by Hiromi Ogawa

And this is just the driveway. 

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