We were called in to provide the finishes, "los acabados", to this large seaside home.  We decided to throw a lot of labor into the mix so brought on four pairs of masons and helpers.  There are also a wide variety of trades involved, including electricians, plumbers, carpenters, cabinetmakers and glass and aluminum fabricators.
Lots of wide open space on two floors
So we leveled the rough surfaces
This peach colored marble is cut into four sizes
The Talavera tiles
Each bath (5 full and two half)...
The grout process really brings out the color.
Bath details and...
The doors sure are pretty...
What a difference...
The columns in the lower hall are painstakingly
The rich cedar cabinets slowly
The master bath jacuzzi and shower enclosure...
The master bath tub...
At long last we see the countertops.
This piece of granite requires six men to place.
To settle it into the mastic requires careful moves...
The stove cutout comes next and...
Talavera sinks appear...
After a long wait...
The entire exterior will need a fresh coat...
Mosaic back splashes take time...
The creative paint scheme ...
Special details for the small, private roof patio.
Our client has discriminating taste...
These hand carved panels took weeks to produce ...
The two part resin floor sealant...
We've labelled all the circuits in each of two boxes
and none of it tiled.
and got started!
to make an interesting pattern.
and sinks arrived from Tonala.
will have it's own distinct character.
The cedar cabinets arrive.
stair finishes take shape.
and there are a lot of them!
a couple days make!
assembled with striking result.
begin to be installed.
       require a lot of work and attention to detail.
and shower enclosure will have lovely details.
The underside is watered to accept the mastic.
Isn't it beautiful?
kind of like surfing!
the downstairs kitchen begins to come together.
for five different bathrooms.
the 1/2" thick glass shower doors arrive.
as well as all the railings.
this was a nearly three day effort.
begins to unfold in the six bedrooms.
A special vista...
with 28 different colors for the interior of the home.
and take many hours to install.
really bring these gorgeous marble floors to life!
and added a shut off for each service.

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