Articles Filed Under: Fixtures & Furnishings

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You Had Us At Heated Granite Floors (And We’re Not Granite People)

You Had Us At Heated Granite Floors (And We’re Not Granite People)

The little (and not so little) things that caught our eye at 801 Teresita: heated granite floors, a Duravit sink, Axor fixtures and skylight in the bathroom; Scavolini, Sub-Zero, DCS and (two more) skylights in the kitchen; a landscaped backyard (which the master bedroom overlooks); and a corner lot.... Read More »

Nevermind The Condos, I Really Want That Table On Townsend

Nevermind The Condos, I Really Want That Table On Townsend

From a comment on yesterday’s piece concerning 310 Townsend: “On a side note, does anyone know where I can find the dining table pictured?” The readers nailed it when it came to the barstools, but can they do it again with something slightly larger like a table? We have... Read More »

No Real Story (We Just Liked The Stove)

No Real Story (We Just Liked The Stove)

∙ Listing: 993 Tennessee Street #5 (3/3.5) – $1,029,000 Read More »

The House Is Great (But I Really Want Those Barstools)

The House Is Great (But I Really Want Those Barstools)

One plugged-in reader pursues the listing for 267-271 Filbert and likes what he sees in the property (quite literally). Leave it up to the SocketSite community to not only answer his question (“Where did you get the bar stools in the picture of the kitchen?”) but to provide a... Read More »

Readers Put SocketSite’s Real Estate Forums To Work

Readers Put SocketSite’s Real Estate Forums To Work

One reader gets recommendations for where to buy furniture for small spaces, another solicits thoughts about moving to the Inner Sunset , and another is still looking for insight into whether a building will survive the Bay Bridge reconstruction. And as was certain to happen, yet another discovers the... Read More »

Yes, You Can Ask: $1,095,000

Yes, You Can Ask: $1,095,000

Speaking of designer transformations, the interior of 238 24th Avenue was transformed by Jay Jeffers for the owner of Spa Radiance. And while it’s not really our color palate, or even style, we do love the windows and open layout. And yes, you can ask: $1,095,000. ∙ Listing: 238... Read More »

A SocketSite Smackdown: Gas Versus Electric In The Kitchen

A SocketSite Smackdown: Gas Versus Electric In The Kitchen

We’ll admit it. When perusing properties, an electric range in the kitchen can stop us in our tracks (and not in a good way). And while it’s not such a big deal when it’s a matter of choice (and can be changed), it gives us pause when it’s a... Read More »

How Not To Mount A Plasma Screen Television

How Not To Mount A Plasma Screen Television

While plasma screen televisions still manage to grab people’s attention, sometimes they do so for all the wrong reasons… ∙ Listing: 3459 26th (3/2) – $1,000,000 Read More »

V Is For Valet (And Ventless)

V Is For Valet (And Ventless)

We have to admit, this one caught us by surprise, but valets and ventless dryers dominated the discussion surrounding our latest update on One Rincon Hill (with nary a mention of the 43+ unsold units). We only mention it in case you’re interested in either “V” (but not necessarily... Read More »

It’s All About The Kitchen

It’s All About The Kitchen

We’re not really sure who was doing the voting, or if we would agree, but according to the listing for 1774 Beach, its “cooks kitchen voted one of the best kitchens in the U.S. for 2005.” And while that might be a bit of a stretch, we have... Read More »