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Posts Tagged ‘general contractors santa barbara’


Leonard Unander Associates Building Green

LUA recently completed this 3,200 sf sleek contemporary home in Montecito with some great green building elements. Award-winning DesignARC was the architect on the project; the client was the interior designer. The home integrates a full array of solar panels, high efficiency heating and air conditioning units, high R-value insulation and door/window glazing, along with [...]


Leonard Unander Associates Hilltop Contemporary

LUA recently completed this 9,000 sf sleek contemporary project designed by Blackbird Architects. The original 5,000 square foot residence built in 1948, was extensively remodeled and many parts removed to allow the addition of 4,000 square feet.     The estate now features detached structures including a guest house and cabana that blend seamlessly into the pool [...]


Leonard Unander Associates, Inc.

Established in 1977, Leonard Unander Associates, Inc. is known as an award winning Santa Barbara general contractor. The homes built by LUA in Santa Barbara, Montecito, Hope Ranch, and Santa Ynez are a lasting testament to the quality and craftsmanship that is the focus of each project.     For LUA, the goal of every construction project is [...]


Young Construction Local Restaurant Projects

Santa Barbara offers a wide variety in restaurant dining. Young Construction has been involved in building some of the most popular restaurants/bars in the city, including Les Marchands and The Lark located in the Funk Zone. These venues have contributed in transforming the neighborhood into a contemporary Santa Barbara sub-culture of hip eateries and countless [...]


Hotel Corque & Root 246 in Solvang

Nestled in the heart of wine country in Solvang, CA, Hotel Corque is a luxury boutique hotel with a rustic and modern design concept. The 72,000 square ft. hotel was completely remodeled by Young Construction. The scope of the remodel included the neighboring Root 246 restaurant, offering a contemporary yet elegant dining experience.     Hotel Corque provides [...]


The Wayfarer Hostel in the Funk Zone

Santa Barbara may be known for its classic Spanish colonial architecture, but The Wayfarer, a new contemporary hostel in the vibrant Funk Zone neighborhood, brings a refreshing aesthetic. Combining industrial materials, a beach-oriented color palette and unpredictable touches, the 100-bed, 31-room hostel offers guests a modern social travel experience. Built by Young Construction, The Wayfarer [...]


Young Construction Modern Masterpiece

Located in Montecito, this project exhibits a high degree of transparency with its floor to ceiling glass walls and glass stairways. The 6000 sq. ft. home was designed by Santa Barbara architect James McClintock and built by Young Construction. The owners of this home luxuriate in spectacular views and natural lighting from almost every angle.     The [...]