10 Essentials of Modern Casual Style
California designer Tim Clarke shares his advice for outfitting a beach house with a fresh, laid-back look.
Essential #2: Beach Bungalow DetailsClassic bungalow elements like planked ceilings and board-and-batten siding help establish an easy come, easy go vibe reminiscent of super-casual surf shacks dotting the California coast. “In this house, the architectural details are really modern interpretations—thanks to their larger scale—of typical coastal cottage details,” says Tim.
We love: a smart, simple plan. The living spaces occupy an open, central pavilion flanked by the bedroom wings.
Shop the look: Siding in Rubidoux (32-32) and trim in Ever Classic (32-24), Pratt & Lambert