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Home remodeling starts with the spark of an idea. Bringing that idea to life is the responsibility of your general contractor, who will use their knowledge and experience to develop your inspiration and turn it into a reality.
At GVD Renovations, we provide everything you need to remodel your home at an affordable price, including Larkspur general contractor services. What is the role of a contractor?
Like any other professional, a Larkspur general contractor needs the right tools to get their job done in an efficient and timely manner. At GVD Renovations, we supply all of the necessary ingredients for the successful remodeling of your home so that your contractor never has to worry about the quality or timeliness of your remodeling features.
We make it possible for your general contractor to plan and complete everything from a siding replacement, bathroom or kitchen remodel to an entire home remodel, from design throughout construction. Your contractor understands that every piece goes into creating a complete whole, and our stunning line of products makes it possible for every remodeling nuance to be considered.
Some of the Larkspur General Contracting services we offer include:
Siding is one of the most important parts of your home. Not only does it give your home a great deal of curb appeal, but it also provides protection against the harsh elements.
As professionals in siding replacement, we at GVD Renovations are committed to your complete satisfaction every step of the way. We can clearly and accurately assess the condition of your current siding, as well as provide you with a wide range of siding samples while helping you decide between the many different types that we have to offer.
As you can see, you have a wide variety of options available for siding on your home in Larkspur. If you're not sure which one to choose, ask the experts! That's what we're here for. We can help you decide on the right type of siding for your needs and budget. You can feel confident that no matter what siding you decide on, it will be installed completely and professionally, providing your home with both beauty and protection.
Don't be surprised if your friends, family and neighbors ask about your new siding! With decades of combined experience installing all types of siding in Larkspur, GVD Renovations has the skills and knowledge to make sure your siding exceeds your expectations!
Windows - When selecting windows, your contractor will need to assess factors that include energy efficiency, style, and functionality.
Flooring - Nothing brings a room together like the choice of flooring. From hardwoods to laminates, there are advantages to every style of flooring and your contractor will help guide you through the selection process.
Contact us today to find out more about our General Contractor Services at (916) 269-0761.
When you drive up to a home and it isn’t aesthetically pleasing, your eye has a tendency to look away to more attractive looking homes. There is no reason why your home should not be one of the most appealing homes in your neighborhood. Sometimes a simple change of a door can change the whole image of your home. Siding, countertops, windows, doors, pavers or maybe the addition of a porch can give your home a new lease on life. Contact GVD Renovations today and work with our professional contractor's to see what options await you to make your home stand out in your neighborhood. Don’t hesitate to call us today for your free in-home estimate!
Larkspur, California is a typical small-town with the exception that it has officially been recorded on the National Register of Historic Places. The residents of Larkspur have been rather successful in preserving the ambience of a small-town. By taking a relaxing walk down Magnolia Avenue, one can visit a variety of first-class restaurants, cafes, Queen Anne Victorian houses, boutiques, and specialty shops.
Larkspur offers its residents and visitors alike some very special places to dine, shop, relax, play and enjoy many of the things Marin County has to offer. In Larkspur, there are rather unique shopping malls, intimate coffee houses, stylish retail stores, and world-renowned restaurants. There are winding waterways and trails, and lush redwood groves in Larkspur. There are some 10 parks and every sport from windsurfing to horseshoes.
Larkspur is subdivided into two distinct regions that adjoin Highway 101. Its historic downtown is located just west of Highway 101, and an old quarry area, which is currently known as Larkspur Landing is located just to the east of the highway next to the shoreline of the San Francisco Bay. This Landing is a sprawling outdoor shopping area that offers many outdoor eating areas that include as the popular Marin Brewing Company that also offers some rather spectacular views of the bay. During the summertime months, Larkspur Landing features a Farmer’s Market on Saturday mornings and hosts live music on Friday evenings. A small bridge across the highway permits both locals and visitors alike a way to access the advanced Golden Gate Ferry terminal, which is a departure location for those travelers who are going to the San Francisco Ferry Building from Marin. This 30-minute ride offers some beautiful views of the Golden Gate Bridge, Angel Island, as well as Mount Tamalpais. The Marin Airporter shuttle to the International Airport in San Francisco is located just across the way.
With the low crime rates and soaring public high school scores this family-oriented community is one of the most desirable places to reside in Marin County. The school scores in the Larkspur Elementary District, which serve both Corte Madera and Larkspur rank among the highest in California. Located within a few short miles of the downtown area are the Marin and Redwood Catholic High Schools, and the College of Marin is located only a few minutes away by bicycle or automobile.
Both locals and visitors alike can enjoy the Escalle Winery, which was constructed during the 1890's by a young Frenchman, named Jean Escalle, who planted wine grapes on the northernmost hillsides of Larkspur. In 1888, the impeccable Murphy mansion was built and is the current home of the world-famous restaurant, known as the Lark Creek Inn. This old Blue Rock building, which is currently the home of the recently renovated Lark Theater, which is one of the few remaining are deco movie theaters as well as the popular Left Bank restaurant are worth visiting.
Larkspur is located on what was once a portion of the huge Mexican land grants. Larkspur is located on what was once a portion of the Rancho Punta de Quentin, which in 1846, was granted to the brother-in-law of General Mariano Vallejo named Juan Bautista Cooper. Adjacent on the south was the Rancho Corte Madera del Presidio, which in 1834, was granted to John Reed.
The redwood forests that grew here provided the lumber for the emergent community of San Francisco. Although it wasn’t until 1890 when the railroad arrived that the population started increasing, the mills attracted the earliest pioneers.
During the summers, the residents of San Francisco enjoyed coming to the region. This area became popular with vacationers from all over the Bay Area by the early 1900’s.
A developer named O. Wright laid out the town-site in 1887. The following year, Mr. Wright advertised the 600-acre residential subdivision as being the most beautiful town-sites on the western side of the North Pacific Railroad in a gentle rolling valley that is bounded to the north by Mt. Tamalpais. The street names were chosen by Mrs. Wright. She also helped with the selection with the name Larkspur. Mrs. Wright mistook the copiously growing lupine on the hillsides for Larkspur.
As an ever-increasing number of vacationers arrived during the summertime months and in 1908, Larkspur became a town, the population increased steadily.
Although the building is currently known as the Silver Peso Bar and has been a bar since the 1930’s. The early 1900’s, barn doors from a blacksmith shop remain at 450 Magnolia Avenue. Corbet’s Ace Hardware, is a family-owned operation during the era of Home Depot, has been in the business for some 50 years and is located on the west end of Larkspur.
The Main Street in Larkspur features boasts some 15 eateries, which include the Italian Pasticceria Emprio Rulli, the Left bank, and the Lark Creek Inn are national dining destinations.