Cathy Schwabe Architecture is a solo residential practice whose work is rooted in the special blend of the Craftsman and Modernist, linked with a clear response to site and climate that has resulted in the Bay Area Modern Tradition. The designs are timeless and contemporary, well crafted and environmentally sustainable. Working closely with her clients to give voice to their dreams, each project receives her focused attention from inception to move in. Her completed work is largely located in Northern California in the following communities; Albany, Atherton, Berkeley, Carmel Valley, Danville, Forestville, Gualala, Inverness, Los Altos, Los Altos Hills,Mill Valley, Oakland, Orinda, Palo Alto, Pescadero, San Francisco and Woodside.

Service Provided
Custom Residential Design: New Construction, Additions + Remodels.

Area Served
Northern California Counties: Alameda, Marin, Mendocino, Monterey, Napa, San Mateo, Santa Clara and Sonoma.

Certification and Awards
AIA, LEED AP, Certified Green Building Professional (Build It Green)
Bay Area Architect
Best of Houzz 2013 and 2014

Contact: Cathy Schwabe
Location: 5332 Shafter Avenue
Oakland, CA 94618
License Number: C22845
Typical Job Costs: $400,000 - 3,000,000
Commented: Is the wall on the left painted green and the one on the right blue? Hello- Thanks for the compliment. There are two colors - as you first suspected -- a somewhat violet blue and the green. Thanks for the question. Cathy
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Commented: Windows Hi, Manufacturer is Blomberg - they have recently re-tooled and have a great thermal break option So meeting CA energy requirements very doable. I have always enjoyed working with them. Fantastic Product! Thanks...
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Commented: I am having big problems finding a material to put on our ceiling. Hello- I wonder what wood you have used for ceiling? This wood is western red cedar - and the finish was clear Bona or similar product. In other words we treated the ceiling just as one would a wood floor...
November 3, 2014 in Photo Questions  
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