Name: Peggy Hsu and Chris McCullough — architects and co-founders and owners of Hsu McCullough, an architecture practice based in Los Angeles.
Location: Los Angeles, California
Size: 1,130 square feet (house) + 350 square feet (detached garage) on 5,700 square foot lot
Years lived in: 7 years
Husband and wife architects Chris and Peggy founded a firm together, and they also collaborated on the remodel of their Los Angeles home. Each of them brought quite a bit of design experience to the project. Chris graduated from an architecture school in Canada, worked for a firm in Japan, and spent 12 years at Marmol Radziner in Los Angeles. Peggy was born in Taiwan and attended school in California. She spent a year studying architecture in Copenhagen and then worked for KAA Design Group in Los Angeles for nine years.