E.L. Designs is located in Santa Cruz county and serves clients, contractors, and other designers within Santa Cruz County, Santa Clara County, Monterey County, and San Benito County.  Whether you need help redesigning your kitchen or bath, planning an addition to your home, remodeling your commercial office space, or need CAD/drafting services, I'm here to help!

Kitchen & Bath Design

Kitchen and bath remodels are both big investments that also come with big returns. They boost the value of your home and have the biggest impact on your daily life. Give yourself the kitchen or bath you’ve been wanting by planning ahead and working with a pro who can bring your dream to life!  Design services include site measure, drafting existing plans, drafting proposed plan options, cabinet design and layout, material selection, color coordination, lighting and electrical plan, plans for permit, contractor and engineer referrals, 3D renderings and construction site visits and project coordination.  

Space Planning & Furniture Selection

Sometimes a space just doesn’t ‘feel right’ and you’re not sure why. If you’d like a little extra help arranging and/or designing your space so that it functions better for you or your family, let me give you some ideas.  Let’s make the most of your space!  Design services include site measure, proposed furniture layouts, furniture and accessory selections, shopping lists (including retailers and pricing!), and 3D renderings.  Makeover any room in your home - dining room, family room, home office, bedroom, living room, or den!  See the possibilities, then shop for the pieces when it's convenient for you!  Do you have a vacation rental?  Let's create a destination that will delight any guest, I'll help you create a space that you'd want to rent!

CAD & Drafting

All plans are drafted using Chief Architect, and I have the ability to import and export plans with the most common CAD file extension (.dwg).  Drafting services include As-Built or existing floor plans, proposed floor plans, interior and exterior elevations, drafting plan sets for permit, and working collaboratively with other design professionals.  Drafting services are available for clients, contractors, and other busy design professionals.