Benjamin's Respectful Remodel of a Cliff May Home

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Name: Benjamin
Location: Long Beach, California

We bought our midcentury Cliff May ranch home in February 2011. It hadn't been touched since 1969, and it badly needed some updating, but we did not want to change many of the original features which were surprisingly intact.

The windows, including the clerestory windows are all original. We scavenged for the original french doors. We replaced the flooring throughout the house and updated the finishes on the kitchen and bathrooms. We finished the entire remodel in one month!

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