BEFORE and AFTER - This San Francisco Loft Was Completely Transformed

 

When the owners first encountered this apartment in San Francisco, they were attracted to its warehouse vibe, reminiscent of the 1924 building’s previous stint as a printing business. They saw the potential in the space and decided to renovate with the help of some architects.

 

Let’s see what the loft looked like BEFORE they started the renovation.

BEFORE and AFTER - This San Francisco Loft Was Completely Transformed


BEFORE and AFTER - This San Francisco Loft Was Completely Transformed


BEFORE and AFTER - This San Francisco Loft Was Completely Transformed


BEFORE and AFTER - This San Francisco Loft Was Completely Transformed


In the before floor plan, you can see how awkward the layout was. The new design was created by Steven Stept, who designed the project with his previous partner Irit Axelrod, and saw it through construction at Feldman Architecture.

BEFORE and AFTER - This San Francisco Loft Was Completely Transformed


OK, so now that we’ve seen what it originally looked like, here are the photos of the finished renovation.

The clients situated themselves at the heart of the design discussion by managing the project with the help of a superintendent in lieu of hiring a general contractor.

BEFORE and AFTER - This San Francisco Loft Was Completely Transformed


The remodel pulled one of the long, narrow apartment’s walls back from its previously angled position, allowing natural light from the largest window to fill the entire length of the apartment.

BEFORE and AFTER - This San Francisco Loft Was Completely Transformed


Custom shelving elongates the hallway and accentuates the length of the loft.

BEFORE and AFTER - This San Francisco Loft Was Completely Transformed


A murphy bed has been added to the wall for when guests stay over.

BEFORE and AFTER - This San Francisco Loft Was Completely Transformed


They included horizontal slatted aluminum and glass sliding doors from the Italian designer Adielle, that hide the master suite and a powder room.

BEFORE and AFTER - This San Francisco Loft Was Completely Transformed


BEFORE and AFTER - This San Francisco Loft Was Completely Transformed


The bathroom is lit by a line of light that runs the length of the bathroom and down onto the wall.

BEFORE and AFTER - This San Francisco Loft Was Completely Transformed


The hallway has plenty of storage, so there is no clutter in the loft.

BEFORE and AFTER - This San Francisco Loft Was Completely Transformed


At the end of the hallway, it opens up into the kitchen and living area.

BEFORE and AFTER - This San Francisco Loft Was Completely Transformed


BEFORE and AFTER - This San Francisco Loft Was Completely Transformed


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