Frusterio Design Approach Series-Why we do what we do-Introduction

Hi! This is an introduction overview on the in’s and out’s of how and why we design. The series will start at the approach of a house and work through it, room-by-room, and explain the method to our awesomeness (in the most modest way). It will cover room placement, ceiling heights, natural …

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Lake Martin Lake Home

By Adam Little, February 12, 2014 | In Home Builders,Home Design,housing market |

So, I’m sitting at home, preventatively (sure, it’s a word) prepared for the incoming snow storm that is arriving soon. For those not familiar with the area, Birmingham AL is a bit of a stranger to typical winter weather. When we do get significant ice and snow, and by significant I mean about …

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Southern Living Renovation Idea House

By Adam Little, February 10, 2014 | In Home Design,Renovation Design |

Southern Living commissioned Frustero Design, Inc. to design their first ever Renovation Idea House in Mountain Brook, Alabama. The result was the transformation of a 1930s ranch house into a charming and livable work of art known as The Greywell Cottage. To date, this timeless home still commands the attention of its admirers.

The original choppy …

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Custom Home on Lake Martin

By Adam Little, February 7, 2014 | In Home Builders,Home Design,housing market |

I am obviously a little biased, considering my employment with the firm responsible for this design, but I am pretty sure that this may be the best lake home ever made! Before I get to the pictures of the finished product, here is a link to the plan. Bob Harris of RLH Construction, …

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Lendon Development Series-Kicking things off

By Adam Little, February 6, 2014 | In Home Builders,Home Design,housing market |

Just as a heads up, this will be a bit of a teaser post. Frusterio Design, Inc. has the incredible opportunity to work in a new development in Huntsville, Alabama called Lendon. Developed by the John D. Blue and Peter Lowe, this community will feature various home styles and sizes, shops, restaurants etc. …

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