They both came to install and were very professional they had the counter tops installed in less than an hour.

Multiple alcoves, pert dormers, and deeply vaulted ceilings made of painted wood are the second floor’s most arresting aspects, many reflected in the picturesque shape of the roofline. Kleinberg turned to online resources such as 1stdibs—something he had never done on such a large scale before. Equally important, since most of the entertaining happens during the summer months, is the back terrace. We were particularly impressed with the quality of detail in the finish work and the great ideas you had that not only added tremendous value but also helped to trim some of the budget.

Design Kleinberg install

Hampton Style Exterior

When we decided to sell, we hoped the new owner would feel similarly — and fortunately he did.

And energy-efficient windows, new trim, gutters and siding can improve performance as well as aesthetic. Dan helped us not only design our kitchen but making sure it was very practical for every day use.

The beamed family room features the interiors’ boldest dose of modernity—a huge round chandelier designed in the 1960s for a public building. Kleinberg upgraded the space, paving it in bluestone, adding a wood-burning fireplace, and installing a set of cushioned teak and chairs in the sitting area and a large teak for dining. Designers have a knack for spotting potential in spaces the rest of us might well overlook, a talent that is often apparent in their own homes.

Kleinberg, a generous host who likes nothing more than inviting friends over for alfresco lunches and dinners.

Wettling then designed two bluestone terraces right above the pool, also urging the owner to remove the driveway and replace it with more lawn.