Palms Residences

Palms Residences

This site originally consisted of 1 single-family home on one lot. This project is proposing a minor subdivision into 3 lots and 2 newly constructed single-family homes with a shared private road. This hillside lot is located in the city of Martinez, CA with a gorgeous view of the valley. Each of the new homes have 4 bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms. Some added features include a study room, large spacious balconies and decks, and natural exterior materials.

Elks Lodge

Elks Lodge

Elks Lodge, #522 is going through a complete interior renovation and exterior facelift. The front façade features an exposed gable steel truss and black metal cladding along the top of the parapet roof. This new roof system proposes a vault ceiling which creates a spacious and open entry area. A few exciting improvements include a contemporary lodge-style bar and lounge area, complete with wood textured tile, modern lighting, and ceiling details.

W Texas Mixed-Use

W Texas Mixed-Use

The amenities of this mixed-use development include central courtyards with beautiful landscaped areas and spacious balconies that bring in natural lighting.

Union Townhomes

Union Townhomes

Union Townhomes proposes a luxurious gated community with five new townhomes- four attached and one detached. The four attached dwelling units are 3 stories each with 3 bedrooms and 3 baths, 1,245 SF. The single detached townhome is 2 stories with 3 bedrooms and 2 baths, 1,125 SF. All units have a private balcony and access to the common open space. The exteriors feature smooth stucco with cedar siding and vines wrapped around a vertical trellis system.

Elks Lodge

Elks Lodge

Elks Lodge, #522 is going through a complete interior renovation and exterior facelift. The front façade features an exposed gable steel truss and black metal cladding along the top of the parapet roof. This new roof system proposes a vault ceiling which creates a spacious and open entry area. A few exciting improvements include a contemporary lodge-style bar and lounge area, complete with wood textured tile, modern lighting, and ceiling details.

Inn At Saratoga

Inn At Saratoga

The Inn at Saratoga is going through the renovation of the first level of the hotel. A new contemporary entrance, bar, and revamped interiors will complement the original architectural building.

Modern Craftsman Residence

Modern Craftsman Residence

This Modern Craftsman Residence is a brand new home featuring contemporary elements such as natural cedar wood siding, smooth stucco, and large windows. The symmetrical facade creates a cozy and inviting entry that draws ones attention to this beautiful home.

Vaughn Residence

Vaughn Residence

The Vaughn Residence proposes a 728 SF interior remodel located San Jose. This project features an exterior face lift with all new interior finishes.

Petaluma Self Storage

Petaluma Self Storage

This self storage building, located in Petaluma, CA, features a mural created by Maxfield Bala along highway 101. This mural span is 50 feet in width and 13 feet in height.

Hamilton Park Residence

Hamilton Park Residence

The Hamilton Park Residence features a single-family home in San Jose, California with a 840 SF interior remodel and 163.5 SF addition. The scope includes relocating the front door to create a spacious great room that includes a large kitchen with an island. Multiple skylights are carefully placed to fill the great room with natural sunlight. The exteriors of this home is upgraded with new stone, siding and stucco.

W Texas Mixed-Use

W Texas Mixed-Use

The W Texas Mixed-Use Development proposes two new buildings consisting of a total of 59 apartment units, podium parking, and a 656 SF Cafe. The amenities include central courtyards with beautiful landscaped areas and spacious balconies that bring in natural lighting. The building materials chosen include aluminum cladding, Lamboo siding, corrugated metal.

Charmeran Residence

Charmeran Residence

The Charmeran Residence features an existing single-family residence with a proposed attached secondary dwelling unit, 799 SF. The addition includes a spacious kitchen with a vaulted ceiling, three skylights, and a twelve foot accordion door. There is a vestibule that connects the kitchen to the master bedroom, walk-in closet, and luxurious master bathroom.

York Residence

York Residence

The York Residence proposes a single- family remodel and addition located in Campbell, CA. This home scope of work includes: adding a 2nd level  master bedroom & bath with a balcony, expanding the kitchen and dining room, and remodeling the existing bathroom.

JC Tower

JC Tower

New Construction Mixed-Use Development, located in Japan Town San Jose, CA, includes 3 retail spaces, 2 restaurants, and 45 living units with luxurious amenities.

South Whitney Villas

South Whitney Villas

South Whitney Villas is a new community development in the city of Rocklin consisting of 148 luxurious living units with 5 different types of building layouts. Each complex, three- to four-bedroom flats, includes a beautiful open space with landscape areas, a pool, a community garden, and convenient parking for cars and bicycles.

Martha Residence

Martha Residence

The Martha Residence features a modern new construction single-family home in Saratoga, California. The building materials consist of wood siding, stucco, and roof Tesla tiles. The layout is in a square shape with a courtyard at the center of the home. The 7'-0" high windows, panoramic doors, and 9'0" ceilings keeps the house light and bright.

Beijing Business Center

Beijing Business Center

​This Contemporary business center, located in Beijing, China, features a modern exterior facade with reveal lines, window trims, and dramatic lighting.

Cinelux Theatres

Cinelux Theatres

Cinelux Theatres, located in downtown Campbell, is wrapping up the renovation of the interiors. Some new elements include modern tile designs, warm toned wall finishes, and a dramatic drop ceiling with lighting.

Benicia Mixed-Use

Benicia Mixed-Use

This Mixed-Use Development located in Benecia, CA proposes 1 restaurant space 1,442 SF, retail space 1,550 SF, and 9 residential dwelling units with floor areas ranging from 930 SF - 1400 SF.

Cinelux Theatres

Cinelux Theatres

Cinelux Theatres ,located in downtown Campbell, is wrapping up the renovation of the interiors. Some new elements include modern tile designs, warm toned wall finishes, and a dramatic drop ceiling with lighting.

Meet The Team!

Meet The Team!

For Christmas, the Gkw team went on the Hornblower's San Francisco Dinner Cruise.

Petaluma Self Storage

Petaluma Self Storage

Street view.

Hampton Residence

Hampton Residence

This interior home remodel features a beautiful open kitchen with a spacious living and dining room. This layout allows easy entertaining and good traffic flow.

Palmtag Residence

Palmtag Residence

Framing

Sunnyoaks Residence

Sunnyoaks Residence

The Sunnyoaks Residence proposes a 479 SF addition featuring a modern craftsman style with an enclosed front courtyard, bowed window, and new landscaping. The home interiors are being upgraded with a new kitchen, large great room with a vaulted ceiling, rolling Library ladder with a built-in bookcase, and additional windows & skylights.

Monterey Condominiums

Monterey Condominiums

This project, Monterey Condominiums, proposes to convert an existing historical building to multi-family residence with 20 lofted condominiums. Amenities include a central courtyard with a pool.

10th Street Residence

10th Street Residence

Rough Framing. Lofted Space, RKG & Dunham Builders

Marina Condominiums

Marina Condominiums

City Council Planning Approval!

Sunnyoaks Residence

Sunnyoaks Residence

The Sunnyoaks Residence proposes a 479 SF addition featuring a modern craftsman style with an enclosed front courtyard, bowed window, and new landscaping. The home interiors are being upgraded with a new kitchen, large great room with a vaulted ceiling, rolling Library ladder with a built-in bookcase, and additional windows & skylights.

Great Jones Development

Great Jones Development

This Residential Development proposes 26 residential homes approximately 2,000 SF per unit, group open space, and private balconies or porches. The exterior facade features roof ornamentation and gabled roofs to match the traditional Fairfield downtown architectural style.

10th Street Residence

10th Street Residence

Historical Renovation, RKG & Dunham Builders

Marina Condominiums

Marina Condominiums

This development consists of single-family townhomes with a total of 6 units. There are two different types of dwelling units: 1) 3 bedrooms with 3 bathrooms and 2) 4 bedrooms with 4 bathrooms. In addition, there are 178 SF - 362 SF of private open space per unit and 806 SF of common space for this small community.

Roof Garden Villas

Roof Garden Villas

Rough Grading.

Apricot Residence

Apricot Residence

The Apricot Residence is a spacious split-level condo in beautiful complex in the heart of Campbell! The big living room has access to your private patio for relaxing. The kitchen's upgrades include the modern white subway tiles complete and a lowered desk/office area. In addition, the dining area is spacious with natural lighting. The master bedroom has wainscoted walls and a spacious walk-in-closet. Lastly, the bathroom has new double sinks with matching mirror led cabinets.

Lewelling Condominiums

Lewelling Condominiums

​Lewelling Condominiums is a Planned Development proposing to rezone for higher density to match the adjacent neighbors. The design provides a unique variety of suite layouts while maximizing square footage. Located on a long and narrow site, the Lewelling Condominiums consists of two buildings. The first building consists of three levels with four units and the second building has two levels with two units.

Palmtag Residence

Palmtag Residence

Foundation Construction. The Palmtag Residence proposes a single- family new construction located in Saratoga, CA. Gkw Architects has designed this home for a young family who wished for an open-floor plan to enjoy with their kids and entertain their guests and family.

Fun with Tractors

Fun with Tractors

Complete Rebuild, Ryan Oakley Construction

Roof Garden Villas

Roof Garden Villas

Located on the hillside, Roof Garden Villas is a luxury residential community that prioritizes sustainability, health, and nature. Complete with unique open space roof tops, natural energy generator from solar panels, lushly landscaped gardens, and sweeping views of the city – Roof Garden Villas offers residents a sustainable home with a beautiful view of the bay.

York Residence

York Residence

50% Rebuild. The York Residence proposes a single- family remodel and addition located in Campbell, CA. This home scope of work includes: adding a 2nd level  master bedroom & bath with a balcony, expanding the kitchen and dining room, and remodeling the existing bathroom.

Inn At Saratoga

Inn At Saratoga

Open lobby entry area for guests to come sit and have a glass of wine & hot food. We hope to see many happy visitors.

York Residence

York Residence

The York Residence proposes a single- family remodel and addition located in Campbell, CA. This home scope of work includes: adding a 2nd level  master bedroom & bath with a balcony, expanding the kitchen and dining room, and remodeling the existing bathroom.

Multipurpose Rooms

Multipurpose Rooms

Vaulted Kitchen & Dining

Roof Garden Villas

Roof Garden Villas

Team. Ground Breaking Ceremony.

Great Jones Development

Great Jones Development

This Residential Development proposes 26 residential homes approximately 2,000 SF per unit, group open space, and private balconies or porches. The exterior facade features roof ornamentation and gabled roofs to match the traditional Fairfield downtown architectural style.

Gkw Architects Team

Gkw Architects Team

Welcome to our energetic team of talented professionals. We offer experience in Residential, Commercial & Mixed Use Developments. Please visit our office from 9 AM - 6 PM Mon - Friday.

Winchester Mixed-Use

Winchester Mixed-Use

This Mixed-use Development is located in the heart of Campbell, CA. This project proposes approximately 1,037 SF of retail stores and 14 condominium units. The building design and shape shows the consideration of the daylight plane to allow sunlight to its neighbors.

Smalley Town Homes

Smalley Town Homes

The Intent of this project is to construct a sustainable development in accordance with the City of Hayward. This Planned Development proposes 8 new town-home condominium units.

Instant Storage Center

Instant Storage Center

This four story building features office spaces on the ground level and approximately 855 rent-able storage units. The storage units come in different sizes, ranging from 11 SF to 277 SF.

Monterey Condominiums

Monterey Condominiums

This project, Monterey Condominiums, proposes to convert an existing historical building to multi-family residence with 20 lofted condominiums. Amenities include a central courtyard with a pool.

Inn At Saratoga

Inn At Saratoga

Warren Braue Heid, the original Architect for the Inn at Saratoga visits to see the latest renovations. He shares the history of how the Inn was constructed next to a creek and holds the record for the tallest structure in the City of Saratoga.

Palmtag Residence

Palmtag Residence

The Palmtag Residence proposes a single- family new construction located in Saratoga, CA. Gkw Architects has designed this home for a young family who wished for an open-floor plan to enjoy with their kids and entertain their guests and family.

The Recording Studio

The Recording Studio

This Recording Studio is located in Kingman, Arizona. The exterior design considers the spatial environment that encourages people and musicians to move in and out of for practices, performances, and interaction.

Inn At Saratoga

Inn At Saratoga

The Inn at Saratoga installs a new dining area with a beautiful view. All food preparation and storage areas are strategically tucked away designed by a team of Architects, Contructors, and Users.

Martha Residence

Martha Residence

Construction/ Framing

Cherry Tree Residence

Cherry Tree Residence

The Cherry Tree Residence is located in the heart of the Silicon Valley, Cupertino. This residential remodel proposes a basement, 899 SF addition, and 1270 SF remodeled area.

Martha Residence

Martha Residence

Construction

Petaluma Self Storage

Petaluma Self Storage

Construction

Third Avenue Mixed-Use

Third Avenue Mixed-Use

This mixed-use development is located on 396 Third Ave, Redwood City, CA. This mixed-use building proposes 1000 SF retail space on the first level, and 7 residential units ranging from 500 SF - 1000 SF on upper levels. Amenities include a gym and recreation room.

Petaluma Self Storage

Petaluma Self Storage

1st & 2nd Floors

Warner Garden Mall

Warner Garden Mall

Warner Garden Mall is located in Tianjin, China. This retail building embraces the live, work, play environment. This building consists of multiple food & drink stores, retail spaces, fitness centers, and a banquet hall. The interior design emphasizes natural materials, lighting, and furnishings to create a socially dynamic environment.

Petaluma Self Storage

Petaluma Self Storage

CMU & Steel Framing

Third Avenue Mixed-Use

Third Avenue Mixed-Use

This mixed-use development is located on 396 Third Ave, Redwood City, CA. This mixed-use building proposes 1000 SF retail space on the first level, and 7 residential units ranging from 500 SF - 1000 SF on upper levels. Amenities include a gym and recreation room.

Walters Ave Residence

Walters Ave Residence

​The Walters Ave Residence proposes a single- family remodel, addition, and new carport located in Campbell, CA. The scope of work includes a new 1-car garage & carport, and adding a bedroom & bath.

Martha Residence

Martha Residence

Construction. GKW Team.

Petaluma Self Storage

Petaluma Self Storage

Waffle Matt, Foundation

Roof Garden Villas

Roof Garden Villas

Hayward, CA. Ground Breaking Ceremony.

China Village Restaurant

China Village Restaurant

China Village, Chinese fusion restaurant, opened in Spring of 2016. This Restaurant features an efficiently designed kitchen and luxurious dining hall for up to 250 customers. The spacious dining room floor plan allows for a casual meal with friends and family, private celebrations or company dinners, and the private banquet can accommodate up to 80 guests.

China Village

China Village

Grand Opening

China Village

China Village

Cotati, CA.

China Village

China Village

Grand Opening

Lindview Townhomes

Lindview Townhomes

This Residential 5 Unit Development is located in San Leandro, California. Each living unit consists of 3 bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms averaging a total of 2,382 sf. Spaciously efficient, these homes are perfect for growing families.

South Whitney Villas

South Whitney Villas

Steel Framing

Steel Framing

Large scale commercial construction

Third Avenue Mixed Use

Third Avenue Mixed Use

Hand Sketch Rendering

Winchester Mixed-Use

Winchester Mixed-Use

This Mixed-use Development is located in the heart of Campbell, CA. This project proposes approximately 1,037 SF of retail stores and 14 condominium units. The building design and shape shows the consideration of the daylight plane to allow sunlight to its neighbors.

Petaluma Self Storage

Petaluma Self Storage

Petaluma Self Storage is proposes a 3-Story Building featuring 1,116 SF of office space and 97,191 SF of storage space. This project considers curb appeal by incorporating unique materials and designs to blend into the community such as: wood siding, corrugated metal, green wire mesh, and drought tolerant landscaping. In addition to these materials, this building will have 2 art murals on the building frontage. Petaluma Self Storage aims for aesthetic and function.

SW Professional Center

SW Professional Center

This Professional Center embodies the heart of South Whitney Street and rising residential developments. Consisting of five condominiums, each unit can be custom designed based on the owner's preferences.

MRC Global Commercial Building

MRC Global Commercial Building

MRC Global is a commercial building comprising of offices and warehouse space. This design features a lofted open environment, an exterior facade consisting of glass mullions and metal, and storage allowing for shipping and handling industrial goods. Furniture placement and natural sunlight encourages collaboration and efficiency. Upon entering the building, one can see the lofted space on their right and left side. In addition, the 1st level includes 8 private office spaces, and 463 SF conferen

Roof Garden Villas

Roof Garden Villas

Located on the hillside, Roof Garden Villa is a luxury residential community that prioritizes sustainability, health, and nature. Complete with unique open space roof tops, natural energy generator from solar panels, lushly landscaped gardens, and sweeping views of the city – Roof Garden Villa offers residents a sustainable home with a beautiful view of the bay.

Roof Garden Villas

Roof Garden Villas

Hayward, CA. Ground Breaking Ceremony.

Roof Garden Villas

Roof Garden Villas

Located on the hillside, Roof Garden Villa is a luxury residential community that prioritizes sustainability, health, and nature. Complete with unique open space roof tops, natural energy generator from solar panels, lushly landscaped gardens, and sweeping views of the city – Roof Garden Villa offers residents a sustainable home with a beautiful view of the bay.

Monterey Apartments

Monterey Apartments

This project, Monterey Condominiums, proposes to convert an existing historical building to multi-family residence with 20 lofted condominiums. Amenities include a central courtyard with a pool.

Roof Garden Villas

Roof Garden Villas

Located on the hillside, Roof Garden Villa is a luxury residential community that prioritizes sustainability, health, and nature. Complete with unique open space roof tops, natural energy generator from solar panels, lushly landscaped gardens, and sweeping views of the city – Roof Garden Villa offers residents a sustainable home with a beautiful view of the bay.

Petaluma Self Storage

Petaluma Self Storage

Construction Site.

Mcglincy Instant Storage

Mcglincy Instant Storage

This four story building features office spaces on the ground level and approximately 855 rent-able storage units. The storage units come in different sizes, ranging from 11 SF to 277 SF.

Cinelux Theatres

Cinelux Theatres

Morgan Hill, CA.

China Village Restaurant

China Village Restaurant

China Village, Chinese fusion restaurant, opened in Spring of 2016. This Restaurant features an efficiently designed kitchen and luxurious dining hall for up to 250 customers. The spacious dining room floor plan allows for a casual meal with friends and family, private celebrations or company dinners, and the private banquet can accommodate up to 80 guests.

Cinelux Theatres

Cinelux Theatres

Cinelux Theaters, in the heart of Campbell, has been redesigned with efficiency and modernization. This theater will have a bar, lounge, new screens, and stadium VIP seating. The facade will be renovated as well, featuring classic neon lights and a vintage sign.

Martha Residence

Martha Residence

Saratoga, CA.

Armadillo Willy's

Armadillo Willy's

Armadillo Willy's, known for its Texas inspired wood-fired barbecue, is receiving a whole new look. This design places greater emphasis on the dining experience and includes a new facade with simple and modern elements.

Green Acres- K9 Training

Green Acres- K9 Training

"Green Acres" is a Canine Training Center in Kingman, Arizona on a 41.66 Acres Lot. This Center consists of 10 kennels, 2100 SF Multi-purpose room, and a 2nd Level Viewing Room.

Madden Residence

Madden Residence

San Jose, CA.

Cinelux Theatres

Cinelux Theatres

Cinelux Theaters, in the heart of Campbell, has been redesigned with efficiency and modernization. This theater will have a bar, lounge, new screens, and stadium VIP seating. The facade will be renovated as well, featuring classic neon lights and a vintage sign.

Nagpal Residence

Nagpal Residence

This New Construction Craftsman Barn Home is located in Monte Sereno, California. The floor plan features a spacious great room with panoramic doors to the backyard.

The Bluff

The Bluff

Kingman, AZ.

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San Jose, Campbell, Saratoga, Los Gatos, Palo Alto, Petaluma, Mountain View, Morgan Hill, Cupertino, San Leandro, Oakley, San Carlos, Los Altos, Los Altos Hills, Santa Cruz, Watsonville, Redwood City, San Mateo, Fremont, San Francisco, Fairfield, Concord, Hayward, San Martin

2019 by Gkw Architects, Inc.

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