Getting to Know Dan Bane

I am a lead attorney in the current lawsuit to stop the Toll Road, a business owner, and former San Clemente Planning Commissioner.

SAN CLEMENTE FAMILY HOME

 Article and Photography Gia Luciano  With their children gown and grandbabies on the horizon, this San Clemente couple enlisted the help of Sea Pointe Construction in hopes of transforming their midcentury ranch style home into a gathering place fit for all ages. Drawing inspiration from the existing vaulted tongue and groove ceilings, a natural and neutral design aesthetic has been…

Climbing for Body and Mind

 Article Lisa Whittemoore | Photography Gia Luciano  Whether it’s a smooth granite boulder or a volcanic craggy monolith, Byron Shumpert has been scaling rock faces since the early 90’s. Over the past few decades, Shumpert has constructed rock climbing gyms across the U.S. and one in Germany. Shumpert is now co-owner of the bouldering gym, Hangar 18, located at 1031…

Cleanse and Renew with Erba

 Article Lisa Whittemore | Photography Gia Luciano  Wandering through the arched doorway of Erba is akin to crossing the threshold into a slice of heaven. Essences of lavender, eucalyptus, rose and verbena whirl, waft, and permeate the senses. Erba, located at 114 Avenida del Mar, is cumulous and airy. The color white is Lisa Yates’, owner since the shops inception…

All Things Trendy

Bringing an island inspired feel into your home doesn’t have to scream mahalo. Using clean lines and streamlined modern elements, such as a sofa or side chair as the anchor, it is easier than you think to layer tropical accents for a pop of color and texture. Be bold and cover your walls in natural, organic materials (such as bamboo) or colorful…

Refresh and Revive Your Home for Spring

Spring is the season to refresh and renew. With the holidays behind us and the new year in full swing, it is the perfect time to revive and refresh your home with some simple tips that will take you from winter warm to coastal cool. CKH Fine Home & Estates is excited to introduce you to some of their favorite…