All posts tagged "604 Second Street"
Belgard Pavers the Way to Success
A small, weathered and aging 111-year old bungalow, located at 604 Second Street in Old Town Brentwood California, presented a unique challenge for Carey Brothers Remodeling to do a total top-to-bottom and inside-out period restoration. The house...
- Posted March 25, 2018
Using Custom Made Doors on a Historic Renovation, with Simpson Door Company
Finding doors to match our renovation to the “T” was a major concern, however, we thrilled to find that the Simpson Door company could manufacture for us. Both entry and interior doors we created from Douglas Fir,...
- Posted March 17, 2018
Floored by Bamboo – Who Knew?
When it came to replacing the flooring all throughout a 111-year old home they were restoring, Carey Bros. Remodeling thought long and hard before making a surprising (yet quite logical) choice. The home being restored is a...
- Posted November 10, 2017
Jeffrey Court Tile – Fashion Forward and Timeless
One of the key visual elements and challenges in authentically renovating and updating a historic 100 year-old plus bungalow was to find and select just the right vintage-looking ceramic tiles for the various rooms. The century-old home,...
- Posted October 28, 2017
Back to the Future with Shaker Style Cabinetry
The project was to completely update a modest 1,177 sq. ft 100 year-old plus home, inside and out, in old town Brentwood, California. Originally a catalog design mail-order kit that reportedly was among roughly 600 small bungalows...
- Posted October 20, 2017
High-Powered Gear Streamlines Construction Cleanup
It was edge-of-his-seat anticipation for Morris Carey, as he eagerly awaited the arrival of a self-propelled, gas-powered sweeper that promised to make end-of-the-workday cleanup a snap at a Bay Area historic home renovation job site. YARDMAX’s proprietary...
- Posted September 22, 2017
Danze Melds Modern Day Convenience With Historic Charm
Faucets that are being installed in the bathrooms, laundry and kitchen of a renovated turn of the 20th century San Francisco Bay Area home are proof positive that streamlined design, efficiency and affordability can coexist with the historical...
- Posted September 15, 2017
Sustainable Synthetic Siding On Point With Traditional Wood
Pining for a rough-hewn redwood exterior proved cost-prohibitive for an historic home renovation project, as Morris and James Carey and their Carey Bros. Remodeling team revive a San Francisco Bay Area early 20th century Craftsmen-style bungalow back...
- Posted August 28, 2017
Air King America, LLC Offers Optimal Air Quality With Nary A Sound
Morris Carey has his hands on the pulse of what his clients desire for their renovated turn-of-the-20th-century house. Working with his brother James and their Carey Bros. Remodeling team, they continue to exceed the homeowners’ hopes. “They...
- Posted August 28, 2017
Boral TruExterior Siding & Trim: As Easy as Cut, Fasten, Paint—Done
Boral TruExterior® Siding & Trim is an entirely new category of exterior products, one that offers phenomenal performance, remarkable workability and a lasting look without the limitations that commonly plague other exterior materials. The industry’s first and only poly-ash...
- Posted August 6, 2017