Carren's Pitch

Life by Design

Every home is a story in itself. This one was a lovely find right here in San Fernando Valley. It was obvious from the first look that so much love and care was given in its design. Its farmhouse feel was a nice change from all the California modernism too.

Home of The Times: A Sherman Oaks remodel took the place of several needed repairs, creating space for the kids and a kitchen entertainment hub.

Text by: Carren Jao
Edited by: Craig Nakano
Published: 18 Jan 2014, Los Angeles Times

Probably my favorite part of the house. Photo via Koffka Phakos Design
It was a broken kitchen hood that started it all. First the hood, then the refrigerator, then the air-conditioning system. But rather than replace everything, ABC-Disney executive Jana Winograde and her husband, actor Todd Sandler, saw an opportunity to rethink the home in which they had been living for nine years. [read more]


Get updates via RSS