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EXTERIORS

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11 Jun 2014 / in

Most of our remodel construction projects are on historic homes in the Northwest. Each having a unique and detailed requirements for both design and construction. Problem solving for water drainage, timeless design & space requirements is how we define success.

MISC.

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19 Jan 2013 / in

Fireplaces & Built-ins, being focal points in any room, require precision finish work and an eye for blending with the rest of the homes architectural details.

BASEMENTS

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19 Jan 2013 / in

Basements are bonus area in most older homes and can literally double the size of your home. Water issues, exit strategies, code issues, heat ducting, light all play into your master design. We have created basements that optimize low ceiling, play with light & allow you to have a spa like bath that fits your [...]

KITCHENS

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19 Jan 2013 / in

From vintage to modern / form & function / gathering and work station central, there are so many elements that bring this space to it’s fully functional potential. Jim is an avid cook & connoisseur, and brings personal experience to his kitchen requirements; we call it Jim’s specialty.

BATHS

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19 Jan 2013 / in

Bathrooms require durability & craftsmanship that can live up to constant use from the whole family. We temper the plethora of decisions and mecanical requirements so what you have at the end of the project is a water tight, functional space that is also beautiful to be in.¬†Bathrooms; there’s no mistaking the fact that Lovestrand [...]

ALAMEDA HISTORIC

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19 Jul 2012 / in

This home is the creation of a fine Architect who designed custom tile patterns & colors that were carried out throughout the home. We see this in the original bath tile work, the stained glass windows, and tile work on the main floor. Lovestrand Construction maintained the integrity of this home while servicing it and [...]

IRVINGTON HOUSE RESTORATION

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19 Jul 2012 / in

Four floors for a total home restoration. Porch reconstruction, custom accordion fold kitchen windows, master wing & custom concrete solutions all in keeping with a singular point of view that is perfectly tailored for the homeowners creative lifestyle. Jim continues to work on this historic home as the home owners envision new projects, a typical [...]

IRVINGTON ARTS & CRAFTS

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18 Jul 2012 / in

This total home restoration included a two story addition as well as a master suite with sun porch, enlarged kitchen, powder room & den. On the third floor we added dormers to allow the space to function as a family play room. Attention was paid to items as small as squeaky floor boards and refinishing [...]