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San Francisco, CA

LEED for Green Interior, Design and Construction Gold Certified


San Francisco,
Potrero Hill




Buck O’Neill Builders


Bruce DaMonte


Commercial office space


  • To provide a positive, bright work environment and office space within a 32 unit commercial building, which also acts as a showcase for Buck O’Neill Builders’ exquisite work
  • Optimum working environment in which employees are able to perform at their best, with the advantage of a unique air filtration system (interior bio-filter/living wall)
  • Allowance for the usage of a logical, coherent, user-friendly work area in an intriguing, eye-pleasing surrounding


  • Creation and installation of an interior bio-filter/living wall
  • Cubicles were faced with reclaimed house sheathing that was removed and recycled from a Buck O’Neill Builders’ project
  • Floating stair tread material was reclaimed from northern California
  • Custom “end grain” landing was reclaimed from a mill in British Columbia
  • Highly skilled local metal work for the production of the railing that ascends to the upper mezzanine
  • Starfire glass allows the space to feel much bigger and also not take away from the beauty of the floating stairway
  • Paperstone countertops throughout provide the best writing surface and allow for non absorption of “glass rings”
  • Kitchen cabinets made from recycled teak and fabricated with the grain running horizontal to allow for the sense of a larger room
  • With east-facing unit allowing for morning sun and full insulation by being surrounded by units on all sides, energy costs are kept low
  • Custom sink in bathroom, by Bruce Tomb Studio
  • Upgraded plumbing and electrical throughout
  • Power monitoring capabilities for entire office
  • Each work station has the capability of controlling its own temperature and lighting
  • Seeking LEED Gold certification

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