‘On the spot Dream House’: Adair Curtis Solutions Our Burning Questions About Netflix’s New 12-Hour Reno Present

‘On the spot Dream House’: Adair Curtis Solutions Our Burning Questions About Netflix’s New 12-Hour Reno Present

General, what did you find out about your self as a designer from doing this present?

I at all times knew that I like particulars, however I needed to come to grips with the truth that on tasks with tight and strict deadlines, each element that I’m obsessing over gained’t make it and that’s okay.

Is there any concern concerning the design parts (just like the prefab kitchen) not holding up over time?

There’s a notion that prefabricated designs aren’t as protected as historically constructed designs and this merely isn’t true. Within the occasion of a prefab kitchen, they’re constructed in managed environments utilizing tools particularly designed to strengthen its construction for long-term utilization. The standard of supplies utilized in constructing may also play a giant function in how effectively it might face up to common put on and tear. I extremely doubt any of the households we labored with may have any issues.

Was the paint dry when folks walked into their renovated properties?

This can be a nice query! Sure, the paint was dry by the point folks got here residence to the good shock of their properties being renovated. It was shut in a number of situations, however we acquired that half finished.

Adair and the workforce created a nursery for the Buitekant household by placing up partitions in a nook of the principle residing house.

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What would your response be in case your husband did this at your property?

I believe I’m fairly arduous to shock. I at all times need to know what’s occurring, however as soon as a shock is sprung on me, I’m grateful. I occur to be married to a very gifted man with wonderful style. If Jason determined to shock me with a renovated residence, I’d be thrilled.

You and your husband have turn out to be fathers since we interviewed you about Styling Hollywood. How has having a toddler modified your lives and the way did fatherhood show you how to design for this present?

It sounds so cliché however turning into fathers has been the best present to Jason and I. We each love work and happily, there’s loads of it for every of us however since having [our son] Arrow we discover ourselves residence extra usually. Arrow turned one in June and he’s doing every part from strolling to opening doorways and making an attempt on all of the hats and sun shades in our closet. I undoubtedly made a bunch of selections primarily based on learnings from being a father, working example, not placing cabinets above the crib within the first episode.