A Savvy Plan to Max Out a Small House
A derelict Manhattan Beach home with a rental past becomes a charming cottage and regains its 1920s splendor.
Photo: Grey Crawford
Living Room After
The first step was to paint the whole place white, which revealed the house’s true potential. New pitched ceilings and high
windows bring even more light into the space. Hardwood floors give the room texture and keep the look airy.