Meet the 2014 Sunset Idea House team–the builder, architect, interior designers, and landscape designer who are working together to create our Manhattan Beach dream home

2014 Idea House Team
Sarah Gaffney


Builder l Mike Davis Custom Homes
Mike Davis’s communal approach to building quality custom homes has made him one of the best builders in the Los Angeles area. He is committed to keeping the homeowner happy and involved in the project. His work can be found throughout the Manhattan Beach community.

Architect l Tomaro Design Group
From a young age, Louie Tomaro learned the importance of quality design after working closely alongside his father in the family business, which focused on construction and remodeling. This upbringing cultivated his passion for architecture and has led him to become a prominent figure in the architecture design world. His projects are all over California as well as Arizona, Idaho, Texas, and internationally in Italy and Costa Rica.

Interior Designers l DISC Interiors
The dynamic duo of Krista Schrock and David John Dick has been creating effortless and comfortable spaces together since 2011. They each bring their own unique aspects of design into their projects to create a textured, natural feel, where the finished space balances “artful ease with modernity.” This flawlessly chic design style has led them to be the recipients of numerous accolades from the interior design academy. Their designs can be found nationwide.

Landscape Designer l Masterpeace Gardens
Master Gardener and Lead Landscape Designer, Chris Canaday, has a passion for imagining and creating beautiful exterior spaces. His high-quality work has gained attention from Home and Garden Television, where he has been featured extensively. He hand chooses the craftsmen and experts he works with in the landscaping industry in order to produce magnificent outdoor environments. His work can be found throughout the South Bay communities of Los Angeles, Manhattan Beach, Hermosa Beach, Redondo Beach, Palos Verdes Penninsula, Rancho Palos Verdes, Rolling Hills, and surrounding cities. 

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