Lovingly called the "Urban Cottage", this cozy rental unit in Downtown Berkeley showcases locally discarded, found objects: staircase, hallway paneling and dining table to name a few.
Staircase: steps and vertical supports - reclaimed wood from the SF Bay, new maple shelving, set on wheels for mobile change out of light fixtures, smoke alarms, etc.
Hallway: paneling reclaimed from Heritage Salvage, Petaluma, CA.
Table: old door from Urban Ore, Berkeley, CA. Glass top and new maple legs added. Childhood matchbook collection (70's, 80's) on display, gradient color palette.