Project Spotlight

The Truitt & White Project of the Month is our monthly spotlight on a particular Truitt & White project or service.  Showcasing our partner contractors' work, or a custom built service we provide . The Project of the Month provides a glimpse into the world of Truitt & White.

McDunn Berkeley ADU

Winning Renovation Project in North Berkeley

Truitt & White partners, Berkeley-based McDunn Construction, Inc., received the 2020 Bay Area National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) Remmy Award for an accessory dwelling unit (ADU) remodeling project in North Berkeley. See how McDunn partnered with Truitt & White, and turned this old garage and shed into a stunning accessory dwelling unit. 

Sharp, modern adu in Oakland

Sharp, Modern ADU in Oakland

Truitt & White is proud to partner with local professionals who's quality and craftsmanship garner national attention. This project spotlight features just that, with our partners at McDunn ADU in Oakland. 

Major Window Replacement Project in Oakland

When Richard Gleason and his wife moved into their new home in Oakland in 1981, little did they know that a decade later they would be rebuilding their home from the ground up.


Custom Wedding Arbor and Bridge Project in Wilton

Custom Wedding Arbor & Bridge Project in Wilton

Truitt & White helped newlyweds Kevin and Melanie build a custom redwood wedding arbor after crossing a custom wooden bridge.


Thermory Deck Project in Berkeley Hills

Thermory Decking in Berkeley Hills

Truitt & White worked with our friends at McDunn Construction in Berkeley to help bring these happy homeowners dreams to life. 

Thorn Architects - Pebble Beach Residence

A Master Bedroom Suite addition and whole-house remodel transformed a dated, tired, dark house into a home awash in light with expansive views overlooking the Del Monte Forest.

AVAVA Systems - Britespace Model 264

This 264 square foot prefab home was packaged and brought to the client’s property as just 64 flatpacked components, and assembled from start to finish in six weeks. AVAVA believes that beautiful design and a commitment to sustainability can work together with the efficiency of prefab to deliver the highest quality housing that the average citizen can afford.

Project of the Month - Mackey Builders, Inc.

Mackey Builders - Treasure Hill Townhome

An artist recently purchased atwo-bedroom, 2-1/2 bath townhouse on Treasure Hill intending to completely renovate the interior before moving in. Working with Mackey Builders, Inc., she was able to realize her vision.

Project of the Month - Sausalito residence master bathroom

Elbert & Associates - Sausalito Residence

This Elbert and Associates Project features a residence in Sausalito, CA. The home was constructed following WWII, the building originated as a "vertical duplex" with two identical 800 square feet bedroom units stacked one on top of the other over a full height crawl space. We begin with two existing and one potential floor level.

TW Project of the Month - FB Design Build

Friedman Brueggemeyer - Berkeley Hills Home

Set on the steep slope of the Berkeley Hills, the extensively remodeled house looks out towards the San Francisco Bay. Original floor-to-ceiling windows from when the house was built circa 1927 took advantage of the views, bringing the living space even further out into the treetops. 

Truitt & White Project of the Month November 2015 - Lavenson Design

Kurt Lavenson Design - Breuning Piedmont Home

This hillside home in Piedmont, CA was remodeled to change the style from a 1940's rancher with eight foot ceilings and dark interiors, into a modern geometric composition with vast white interiors for casual living and generous daylighting for displaying the artist-owner's works. 

Francis Garcia Architect - Project of the Month June 2015

Francis Garcia Architect - Northern California Home

This Marvin Windows and Doors 2015 Architects Challenge Showdown entry features an open floor plan with Mediterranean influences. 


Mellor Remodeling - Cajina Deck and Windscreen

Mellor Remodeling in El Cerrito, CA assisted a client with a small deck in poor shape. Inspired by modern architect Richard Neutra, they developed a deck design that overlooked a golf course that was not only designed well but also within a modest budget. 

The Original Crafters Project of the Month - Napa Valley

The Original Crafters - Napa Valley Water Purification Addition

The Original Crafters (TOC) worked on this project to house a water purification plane, which purifies the well water that draws from the Napa Valley Aquifer. In addition to the building there was a considerable amount of infrastructure work that needed to be done such as installing two 2,500 gallon storage tanks, running hundreds of feet of plumbing pipe.

Montclair Veterinary Hospital - Oakland, CA

Levitch Associates, Inc. - Montclair Veterinary Hospital

This 2,500 square-foot tenant improvement project in Oakland, CA allowed for the expansion of the existing business into two adjacent tenant spaces. The Montclair Veterinary Hospital ( is located in the Lucky Center underneath the Bank of America in Montclair Village.

Tapia Construction - Atherton Residence

This Tapia Construction & Restoration Project presents all the hallmarks of an estate with its grand main home, guest house, pool, and formal grounds of over one acre. Just completed by Tapia Construction, the home is reminiscent of a sophisticated East Coast manor with its cedar shingled exterior and ebony shutters.

Truitt and White - Orinda Decking Project

Bonny Weil General Contractor - Orinda Siding Project

View this beautiful exterior makeover of a ranch house in Orinda, featuring Nichila siding provided by Truitt and White.

Updating the Entry Way: Replacing Your Front Door

The entry door of your home is the nucleus to any residence's curb appeal.  We have the knowledge, product lines, shop resources, and finishing services that make any front door project go smooth, to create the look you'll love for years to come.