Hideaway Custom Home, La Quinta CA
Status: Under Construction
Architect/Designer: Robert Pester, Architect
Structural Engineering: Darkmoon Building Design and Engineering
General Contractor: Jones Development
This was a very large Mediterranean custom home (6,500sf) with lots of exposed glazing. Some locations needed steel moment frames while other slender walls could be built with Hardy Braced walls. A special concrete mix had to be used to account for the high levels of sulfates in the soil.