885 43rd St. Oakland [2014]

  • ​North Oakland, MacArthur BART Area

  • Classic craftsman 1000sq' single family home plus 600sq' downstairs in-law unit.  

  • New front stairway was designed and built to match the craftsman style of the house.  

  • The front porch was opened to showcase the inviting entrance presented to the street.  

  • The original redwood 3-lap siding was stripped down to the bare wood, restored, treated, and painted in a historic 3-color scheme.

  • The interior underwent a full rehab with included restoration of the original vertical grain Doug Fir floors and rewiring the old light fixtures.

  • Custom metal awnings were fabricated for the rear entrances.

  • Tar and gravel roof was replaced and new facia gutters were installed.

where do we start?
where do we start?

help me!
help me!

where do we start?
where do we start?

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BEFORE
exterior restoration
exterior restoration

historic 3-color paint scheme
historic 3-color paint scheme

in-law bath
in-law bath

exterior restoration
exterior restoration

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