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If you are a home designer/builder/architect/interior deisgner etc. or a homeowner planning your future dream home, and have not heard of Houzz, you need to check it out! I can already tell this is going to come off like Houzz put me us to...

We were contacted by a family in Vestavia AL to design a whole house renovation. The completed home turned out beautifully and was featured in Birmingham Home&Garden magazine. This particular post will cover the renovated master retreat. Once the articles on the...

Our firm contacted a few months back by a couple awaiting the arrival of their first baby. They wanted a custom home designed to flow well and accommodate the needs of their growing family. They were drawn to the charm and details of...

Everyone loves a good before and after. Luckily there will be a future post covering that. We happened to be in the area of this renovation we designed in April, which is a good ways away from our office, so today you get a...

UPDATE 8/20/15 Due to changes out of Frusterio's control, the home we designed will not be featured in the Community Showcase. This will still be a wonderful event and we hope you will all attend! You are officially invited to attend the Fall Community Showcase: A Home...

Welcome back to the Frusterio Design blog! Today I would like to share one of my personal favorite designs to date. This lovely Mediterranean style home in the Liberty Park area completely stole my heart! Exterior by Birmingham General Contractors Slate Barganier Building, Inc I adore the...

Mid-Construction Front Elevation View. In April of 2014, we were contacted to design a custom craftsman style home for a family in Homewood, AL. They purchased an existing home had it demolished to have a clean slate on which to build a home that would...

It is tough for me to post pictures of a home that is still under construction (the wow factor of a staged, completed space is much more fun). That being said, even mid-construction pictures don't do this renovation justice! Also, how else...

A few weeks ago, I did a post on the renovation design of a Homewood, AL house that caught fire. We were able to go yesterday and take updated detail photos. There is still a little bit of work to be completed, so we...

Built by Bob Harris of RLH Construction , this 3,200 home was designed as a haven to enjoy beautiful Lake Martin. I mean, seriously, look at that view! The street view elevation, with stained wood siding, cedar beams and natural stone blends in perfectly...