VIZCAYA: Updating a Mediterranean Tract Home to have a Contemporary Sensibility

We were recently presented the challenge of bringing new life into a brown-washed Tuscan style tract home. The goal is to revamp the beige, Tuscan ambiance to become bright, modern and infused with a sophisticated edge. As with many new home buyers, our challenge will be to complete the transformation in phases, as we allow for recently depleted fund to re-accumulate. It's a real-world challenge, people! And we are happy to get creative.

Firstly, the easiest, cheapest, most impactful change we can make will be PAINT- and lots of it! The beige tones will become white and fresh, with strategic pops of indigo and deeper tones. Secondly is the LIGHTING! Changing out the mediterranean styled fixtures will bring edge and sophistication and moreover, set the tone of the new style. Here is a road map of some initial thoughts on the renovation...