Hacienda Para Siempre - Forever Home New-Build


What We Did: Home Layout and Design Input, Whole House New Construction Finishes, Fixtures, and Materials Selections, Paint, Artwork, Murals

¡Bienvenido a nuestros clientes hacienda para siempre!  Welcome to our clients forever home!  Sally’s unique multi-cultural background and expansive experience living all over the world were brought to bear with the most delightful results in this project.  Do you ever wish you could feel like you’re on vacation while you’re in your own home?  Our clients wanted to feel from the moment they cross the threshold as if their new ranch style home were situated on the Spanish Mediterranean coast.  We worked alongside Sadler Construction, a local Cary, NC builder that focuses on Accessible Construction to make their dream home come to life with hacienda-inspired details, while ensuring it will be safe and accessible for them to enjoy for many years to come.

The Color Palettes

Kitchen: Turquoise, creamy white, gray, black, cobalt, terra cotta, warm woods


Butler’s Pantry / Hallway: Terra cotta, turquoise, cobalt


Living Room: Warm neutrals,


Foyer / Mudroom: Warm neutrals, black metals


Hallway / Guest Bedrooms: Ocean blue, rich cream, turquoise


Guest Bath: Turquoise, cobalt, taupe, cream


Master Bathroom: Terra cotta, taupe, cream, cobalt, touches of turquoise

This Project’s “Don’t Miss” Details

The arched doorways and coved corners


The stucco wall finish in the main living areas


The richly stained doors, door frames, and hallway baseboards


The exposed ceiling beams


The iron / black metal hardware and scrollwork details on the front door and in the lighting


The gorgeous semi-custom Talavera-style tiles throughout the home


The master bath’s terra cotta-like tile


The murals in the great room and dining room providing Spanish Mediterranean “views”


The mix of modern and traditional artwork hung throughout the home lends timeless style


The great room and dining room’s courtyard design featuring electro-chromatic skylights that are capable of tinting on demand or programmable timer settings for light control


The custom resin kitchen island countertop depicting the coastline of the SpanishMediterranean


The aging-in-place details such as zero thresholds, LVT flooring (a softer surface in case of falls), wider doorways, varied levels of counters and cabinets in the kitchen and baths

12804 Rosalie Street

Raleigh NC 27614​