Practical money saving techniques for an ADU

ADU Monterey

An accessory dwelling unit (ADU) can be a great way to add value to your property and provide additional income. However, the construction and maintenance of an ADU can also be a significant financial investment. Here are some practical money-saving techniques to consider when building and maintaining your ADU: 1. Shop around Shop around for materials and labor: Don’t be …


Ideas for simple floor plan of an ADU


In the last 15 years I have developed over 50 different ADU plans for my clients in Los Altos, Palo Alto, Cupertino and San Jose and they are all different.

Contemporary Palo Alto home

Palo Alto Home

Contemporary Palo Alto Home A modern aesthetic, abundance of light, exposed wood edges and quirky elements attracted the new owners to their Palo Alto home. Circular window frames here and there, and none of the rooms is in a rectangular shape. However, while the unique style pleased and the size was fine, the interior layout left something to be desired. …