Remodeling Tips

Best Places to Source International Products

International products can introduce a unique flair and theme to your luxury San Diego home during your renovation project. Yet finding the products you want, whether you are looking for countertops or sink features, can be challenging. While visiting more well-known box retailers will let you find products that appear to be from other international sources,… Read more »

Redesigning Your Home for the Best View

  If San Diego is known for one thing, it is the gorgeous beaches that surround the area. The cityscape itself is also a sight to behold. If you are lucky enough to live near the beach or within view of the city, you probably want to take advantage of those beautiful views—but how? Consider… Read more »

Natural Stone vs. Synthetic Stone in Your Home

Your home reflects your personal style as well as the culture and environment where you live, for the most part. If you didn’t design the house yourself, there very well may be certain aspects that you knew you wanted to change once you bought the property. Many people come to live in San Diego because… Read more »

Different Tub and Shower Styles for Your Bathroom

When deciding to renovate a home, one of the things many people decide they want is a new high-end tub or shower. This makes sense. Not only can the right bathtub or shower be relaxing and enjoyable for you, it can add value to your home for resale purposes too. While the options are nearly… Read more »

Top Design Practices for Your Guest Room

Homeowners in the greater San Diego area certainly receive their fair share of visitors, and that’s no surprise, given the region’s pleasant climate and the city’s many attractions. Your large, luxuriously appointed house will be a much more enjoyable place for people to stay than in a local hotel, since you can offer both a… Read more »

Designing a Bar in Your Home

There’s nothing like sharing a nice drink at the end of a hard day at work, relaxing with friends and family and shedding the tensions of the day. While there are plenty of fine drinking establishments for you to enjoy in San Diego, there is something to be said for partaking in your favorite beverages… Read more »

The Drought & Effects on Your Home

The California drought is a big deal—and it is affecting everyone in the San Diego area. While there may be nothing you can do to directly end the drought, there are changes you can make around your home, and especially in your yard, to lessen the impact of the drought. As we enter these hot,… Read more »

The Pros & Cons of an Open Concept Home

If you watch television home remodeling shows, you will often see homes remodeled to have an open concept design. The reason for this is twofold. One, it is a desirable improvement. Secondly (and likely more importantly), it makes for a dramatic change and reveal. However, these shows have sparked an interest in the open concept… Read more »

Creating an Outdoor Living Room

In San Diego and the surrounding areas, you know you can count on comfortable temperatures throughout the year. Therefore, it only makes sense to take advantage of this and create an outdoor space that you can enjoy with your family—and expand upon the space you have for leisure in your home. An outdoor living room… Read more »

San Diego Dream Kitchen Remodel – Before & After

With some convincing from her grown children, our client decided it was time to upgrade and update her kitchen and build her dream kitchen with Lars Remodeling. Her home is set on over an acre of land, just east of San Diego and on a sunny, clear day, she can see the Pacific Ocean. However,… Read more »