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Open Concept Kitchen in Kendall

After photo of open kitchen floor plan

This open concept kitchen design was part of a complete interior remodel we recently completed in Miami’s Kendall neighborhood. Many of the homes in this area were built with an open atrium in the center, which subtracted over 100 sq ft of living space from the home.

The homeowners wanted to seal the atrium as part of their new open floor plan. The new layout called for removing the existing ceramic tile floors and replacing them with an Italian porcelain plank tile. Dividing walls between the kitchen, dining & living room were also removed, creating a grand open space. One side of the atrium was converted into an island with cabinets, a wine cooler and a wine rack extending from the kitchen. All cabinets are made of solid wood with a white quartz countertop from Caesarstone.

New Concrete Tile Roof in Hialeah

The owners of this Hialeah home contacted us for their roof replacement needs. They decided on a double-roll concrete tile roof, manufactured by Eagle Roofing Products. The existing clay tile roof was removed and hauled away. All the rotted decking under the tile was replaced with new wood. New 30 Felt, Tin-Cap & Polystick were installed prior to concrete tile roof was installation.

Below are before & after photos of the concrete tile roof replacement process:

New Covered Patio Construction

Before covered patio construction Finished Covered Patio with tile roof, paver floor & bar

We recently added a new covered patio to this home in Kendall. The homeowners purchased their pre-construction home in 2012 and wanted to add outdoor space.

The new covered outdoor patio adds an additional 500 sq ft of outdoor entertaining space with paver floors, ceiling fans, a bar & sink. The Dining Room window was converted to Double French Doors, giving access to the covered patio through he Dining Room and Guest Bathroom.

The roof on the covered patio was built to match the pitch of the main structure and covered with the same double roll cement roof tile.

Below are before & photos of the building process for this new covered patio.

Flat Concrete Roof Tile in Westchester

Installed flat concrete roof tile

Like many South Florida homes, this Westchester roof was last replaced in the early 90’s, after Hurricane Andrew. The homeowners chose a flat concrete roof tile to replace their existing barrel tile. They also opted for the 4503 Sierra Madre tile, a Bel Air profile from Eagle Roofing Products. The charcoal color with black streaks gives the home a modern & sleek look.

Below are before & after photos showing the installation process of flat concrete roof tiles.

 

Concrete Roof Tile: S-Tile

Installed "S" Concrete Roof Tile

This home originally had a 3-Tab Asphalt Shingle Roof which was replaced with an “S” concrete roof tile. This S-Tile is the Capistrano profile by Eagle Roofing Products and the model is 3503 Sierra Madre.

The dark shade of the Sierra Madre roof tile contrasts well against the lighter colors on the exterior walls of the home. The photo gallery below shows the process of installing the new S-Tile Roof as well as a BUR/Flat Roof over the home’s rear patio.

Stucco Siding & Exterior Remodel in Westchester

After photo of exterior remodel with stucco siding

Originally built in the 1960’s, this Westchester home was updated with new stucco siding, a new roof, high-impact windows, a re-surfaced driveway and new wood fence. The nice horizontal lines from the stucco siding and the new impact windows give the home a clean modern look.

The exterior color scheme was chosen to compliment the new charcoal roof tiles. Below are before & after photos of the exterior remodel with new stucco siding.

G-Shaped Kitchen Layout with Island

Completed G-Shaped Kitchen Layout

Below is a gallery of a recently remodeled kitchen by Rausa Builders Corp. This “G-Shaped” kitchen layout with island features white shaker cabinets, stainless steel appliances & a granite (Santa-Cecilia) countertop.

Small Bathroom Remodel in Palmetto Bay

New Shower & Vanity

This small bathroom remodel was part of a complete interior remodel in Palmetto Bay. The original bathroom space was poorly divided, creating a cramped space. Rausa Builders Corp. removed unnecessary walls and relocated the vanity, shower and toilet to make better use of the small bathroom space.

The new shower features porcelain wall tile with a mosaic glass tile accent and a frameless sliding glass shower door. The vanity was replaced with a smaller floating vanity and relocated to the center of the bathroom.

The following photos show the original layout and the completed small bathroom remodel:

Cabana Bathroom Remodel in Palmetto Bay

After photo of floating vanity with vessel sink

This cabana bathroom remodel in Palmetto Bay was part of a complete interior remodel recently completed by Rausa Builders Corp. The existing bathroom had two partitions separating the vanity, toilet & shower areas that were removed to give the bathroom a more inviting feel.

A floating vanity was installed with a rectangular vessel sink and cultured marble countertop to match the new shower walls. The shower features a frameless clear glass enclosure, linear drain, rain shower and hand shower. The floor tile was replaced with 24x24in. Italian Porcelain Floor Tile. The exterior door was also replaced with an impact-resistant frosted glass door with door casing.

Below are before and after photos of this bathroom remodel in Palmetto Bay:

Master Bathroom Remodel in Palmetto Bay

New double vanity with marble countertop

This master bathroom remodel was part of a complete interior remodel Rausa Builders Corp. just completed in Palmetto Bay. The new master bathroom project consisted of relocating the vanity and upgrading it to a double vanity. The original jacuzzi tub was removed and replaced with a full-size shower featuring a frameless glass enclosure, rain shower and hand shower.

Below are before and after photos of this master bathroom remodel: