A Prairie Home Project Revisited

November 5, 2019 · Posted In: Before & After, Home

If someone were to ask you to design a classic Nebraska landscape, what would you envision when you close your eyes and conjure the scene? Would you imagine delicate wisps of tall prairie grasses blowing […]

Embracing Arts + Crafts

Posted In: Before & After, Home

It’s not often that architect Steven Ginn is asked to tear down half a house, then renovate the remaining half. But the prospect of a crazy complicated project didn’t deter the veteran architect. In fact, […]

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Designed for a Lifetime

August 23, 2019 · Posted In: Before & After, OmahaHome

Sherri and Brian Wheeler are an active, hardworking couple and parents to a busy teenage son, so they wanted their new home to reflect this. They needed it to include plenty of storage areas for […]

Swanson Towers

Fast-Forward from Retro to Modern

April 25, 2019 · Posted In: Before & After, OmahaHome

Downsizing from 4,000 to 1,000 square feet is no easy task. With our clients transitioning into a one-bedroom condo at Swanson Towers in Omaha, we took a hard look at the space. The condo was […]

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His and Hers Basement Redo

February 25, 2019 · Posted In: Before & After, Home

Classic femininity with a masculine twist. That was the vision for Tricia and Jeff Hultgren’s basement renovation last year. The “his and hers” vibe is immediately apparent to those stepping down the cream-colored, carpeted spiral […]

Old World Meets Suburban Omaha

October 24, 2018 · Posted In: Before & After, OmahaHome

Having worked closely with Matt and Laurie Willburn to design their beautiful West Omaha home a few years ago, I was delighted to be invited back to conceptualize their wine cellar.  Combining function with style […]

Aksarben Nouveau

September 24, 2018 · Posted In: Before & After, OmahaHome

This home was purchased with a vision of what it could become, and an appreciation for the promise in its old bones. My clients wanted to move from out west to the up-and-coming Aksarben area. […]

A Real-Life Fairy Tale

July 11, 2018 · Posted In: Before & After, OmahaHome

Once upon a time, in an outdated suburban kitchen, there was a newly empty-nester mother who dreamed of the most amazing La Cornue range with a large multifunction oven, seven unique cooking modes, and five […]

Residential Nirvana

May 21, 2018 · Posted In: Before & After, OmahaHome

Dull. Dark. Overbearing. Heavy. These are not nice adjectives to describe a new home, but this is exactly how our clients felt about the new residence they had purchased. Before When the homeowners first stepped […]

A Throne Room Fit For a King and Queen (or a Doctor)

April 27, 2018 · Posted In: Before & After, Home, OmahaHome

As a bastion of repose from the outside world of work and worry, home spaces have the power to flush away the anxieties of the day. And when it comes to relaxation (and flushing), nowhere […]