Category Archives: Concreteworks Residential

Featured Project: Mill Valley Kitchen Remodel

Online sourcebook Remodelista featured a bright kitchen remodel in Mill Valley with beautifully designed elements and hints of mid-century style. We fabricated custom color countertops to blend well with the dark wood cabinets and Heath Ceramics tiles. The design was a collaboration between the homeowners, their friend and interior stylist Rachel Cleaveland Riedy of Cleaveland & Kennedy Design, Architect Jeff […]

Tahoe Quarterly and the Mountain Home Awards

The Summer issue of Tahoe Quarterly came out last week. It has us revisiting the 11th annual Mountain Home Awards, which were presented in the spring. We have had the pleasure of working with architects and designers in the Lake Tahoe area for many years. Over the years the Tahoe Quarterly's Mountain Home Awards has featured some beautiful homes with Concreteworks […]

2014 James Beard Foundation Awards | Winners

The James Beard Foundation Awards took place on Monday, May 5th, in New York City. Among the winners are Daniel Patterson of Coi for Best Chef: West and Jensen Architects with Shed for Outstanding Restaurant Design: 76 Seats and Over. The award is "the highest honor for food and beverage professionals working in North America," as stated on the James […]

Friends of Concreteworks: Mariko Reed | Architectural Photographer

We are launching a new monthly series featuring friends of Concreteworks, focusing on people we have worked with and admire. The first in the series features Mariko Reed, an architectural photographer based in San Francisco and Hawaii. She has been our main photographer for about 8 years with her work present throughout our portfolio of […]

International Interior Design Association Awards 2014

The International Interior Design Association Awards took place last Wednesday at the Fox Theater in Oakland, CA. We are pleased to have worked with some of the firms that won awards for their projects, ranging from residential to large offices. The winners include: Live Honor Award: Zumaooh – Sonoma Residence, CW Scope: Sculptural privacy screen and kitchen and […]

Remodeling 101: Concrete Countertops

Concreteworks was featured on focusing on the use of concrete countertops in kitchens. Read the full article by Janet Hall here: Remodeling 101: Concrete Countertops 

2013 San Francisco Living: Home Tours

American Institute of Architect's San Francisco Chapter and the Center for Architecture + Design are hosting their annual "San Francisco Living: Home Tours." The tours close the Architecture and the City Festival that is running September 1-30. AIA SF describes the tours as a program that "provides design enthusiasts and the general public with an […]

Introducing MetaBowls

In response to the wildly popular MetaBlocks our effort continues to reduce waste and uphold our commitment to sustainability. Introducing the first of the MetaBowl family of vessels. Like the MetaBlocks this planting vessel is made using our post-casting scrap concrete. Each MetaBowl is unique and a visual calendar of the week it was made. Available in […]

Atherton House Courtyard

In collaboration with SB Architects and Ryan Associates we fabricated custom courtyard pavers at this private residence in Atherton, Ca. The courtyard is a tranquil space joining a yoga studio, exercise room, and the main house with multiple water features including a fountain, spa, and shallow pools with "floating" pavers. The intention was to create a quiet surface that […]

Introducing Tinder Firetables

Concreteworks was in Los Angeles June 21-23, 2013 at the Dwell on Design show at the Los Angeles Convention Center introducing Tinder, our new line of firetables. Tinder firetables were on display inside Dwell Outdoor designed by Shades of Green. We created tinder in response to the growing demand for outdoor fire features. Tinder is built around 4 shapes, […]