Materials

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. 

Tile inspiration in Tucson

Jun 12, 2018 by Hiromi Ogawa

The forecast is always sunny with this kitchen backsplash

Apr 18, 2018 by Hiromi Ogawa

We're finishing up construction at the Santa Barbara Road Residence, and the bright Fireclay tile backsplash is stealing the show. We can't wait to see more of it go up in the next few days.

Looking sharp.

Feb 16, 2018 by Hiromi Ogawa

The tiled wall disappears into the ceiling light cove at our Yerba Santa Avenue Residence. ⠀

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