Long Beach Two-Story ADU by FTR Renovation (in-progress)
Long Beach, CA | December 1, 2023
Once complete, this 2-story ADU in Long Beach will stand as a symbol of FTR Renovations ability to push the envelope in design, regulatory compliance, and client satisfaction.
ADU two story, garage , 3 bedroom, 2 1/2 bathroom, balcony, new construction (in-progress)
- Two-Tiered Planning: Constructing a 2-story ADU adds another layer of complexity.
- Height Regulations: Meeting Long Beach’s ADU height limitations while going vertical.
- Consistency: Sustaining architectural unity between this ambitious ADU and the main home.
- Develop a 2-story ADU that fully utilizes vertical space.
- Comply with all local laws, especially those pertaining to building height.
- Achieve an aesthetic that feels unified with the existing residence.
- Vertical Efficiency: Optimizing the use of two levels for a more spacious feel.
- Code Conformance: Navigating the complex height restrictions in Long Beach with finesse.
- Design Fluidity: Crafting an ADU that organically complements the main home’s architectural nuances.
Solutions & Strategy
Engaging architects to create plans that meet both aesthetic and functional demands, all within the city’s height restrictions.
- Ground Floor: Structural framing is complete, with insulation work on the horizon.
- Second Floor: Laying out the electrical, plumbing, and HVAC systems.
- Rooftop Lounge: Still in the design phase, with client input actively being sought.
Collaborating with legal advisors well-versed in Long Beach zoning laws to ensure the project stays within legal parameters.
“So far, FTR Renovation has done a stellar job in making our dream ADU a work in progress. Their attention to detail and proactive updates keep us excited about what’s coming next.”
– Morgan and Riley Peterson