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Looking for a pretty good architect or designer?

If you consider Southern California one big neighborhood, then the designers and architects listed below have been recommended by neighbors. And these neighbors were so pleased with their remodels that they wanted to see them, and their architect or designer, featured in the Los Angeles Times, in my "Pardon Our Dust" series. That’s a pretty good recommendation.

Dennis Thompson, AIA, Thompson-Naylor Architects (Santa Barbara) Project
Kip Kelly, AIA, Nest Architecture Culver City) Project
Hartman Baldwin DesignBuild (Claremont)
Built (Los Angeles) Project
Apurva Pande and Chinmaya Misra, Chacol (Los Angeles)
Richard Finkel, AIA, Bundy Finkel Architects (Santa Ana Heights)
Wheeler & Wheeler Architects (Claremont)
Bradco Kitchens and Baths (Los Angeles)
Carter Bravmann, InterFORM (Los Angeles)
Payson Denney Architects (Santa Monica and Santa Fe, N.M.)
Everardo H. Garcia (Pasadena)
Design Build Classics (Signal Hill)
Rex Hoover, AIA, Hoover Architectural Group (Long Beach)
Dale Bergerson AIA (Woodland Hills)
George Denton, Denton & Associates (Santa Fe Springs)
Studio C Architecture and Construction (Studio City)
KAA Design Group (Los Angeles) Project
Bruce Tomb (San Francisco) Project

Interior Design

Kathy Good, Good Advice Design (Los Angeles)
Heidi Toll Design (Los Angeles)
Angela Beach, Beachwood Designs (Sherman Oaks) Project
Christopher Grubb, Arch-Interiors Design Group (Beverly Hills)
Judith Wilson Interior Design Group (Sherman Oaks)
Sue LaCabe Interior Design (Santa Barbara)
Timme Gunderlock, Timme G. Design (Manhattan Beach).
Kitchen Studio Naples (Long Beach)

Landscape Design

Gayle Martin, California Landscapes (Los Angeles)
Flower to the People (Los Angeles) Project

Plus, architects and designers whose work has been pictured on this blog:

Ray Kappe Architects (Pacific Palisades) Project
Living Homes (Santa Monica) Project
Robert Nebolon (Berkeley)
De Maria Design Associates (Manhattan Beach) Project

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