Diamond Custom Homes has announced the completion of a ninth floor high-rise condominium remodeling project in Aria located at 4501 Gulf Shore Boulevard, 10 buildings north of Park Shore Drive.
The project, completed within a six-month timeframe, marks another success for Diamond Custom Homes’ growing remodeling division as well as the increasing trend of residential remodeling projects throughout Naples’ most prestigious communities.
“Due to stringent timelines associated with luxury high-rise condominiums, renovation projects such as this require a significant degree of advanced planning and commitment,” said Michael Diamond, President of Diamond Custom Homes. “We enjoyed the opportunity to apply our experience and expertise to make this a residence the homeowners will more fully enjoy.”
The homeowners purchased the residence in May 2018, and contacted Diamond Custom Homes for a significant remodel. Key aspects of the renovation include redesigning and remodeling the kitchen and master bath of the four-bedroom, four-bath residence with just over 4,000 square feet of living area. The entire kitchen was renovated, including all new appliances with custom detailed panels, the removal of all drywall and two walls, and the replacement of all electrical and plumbing. The interiors were designed by Lusia “Lou” Shafran of Pacifica Interior Design.
Cabinetry was provided by EDGE Custom Cabinetry, under the leadership of managing director Lorri Purin. The cabinetry features case construction will a full overlay of ¾” plywood and one-inch thick doors with high gloss maple painted finish. The countertops on the kitchen’s perimeter are three centimeter, Cristallo prime quartzite; the island features .3cm black absolute with waterfalls on two sides. A custom walnut wine decanting area with bottle display, as well as full case racking collection solutions, were installed. A state-of-the-art, back edge lit ultra clear glass top decanting area serves as an evening entertaining focal point. The appliances, plumbing fixtures and custom designed stainless steel hood were provided by Ferguson Enterprises.
In the master bath, the existing shower and tub were removed, along with all drywall, and the layout was redesigned. All electrical and plumbing were redesigned according to plans. Tile features include opal white 3 cm on top, 24” x 24” marble on the floor, and 12” x 24” in the shower walls; custom high gloss painted door style with brushed metal framing bead; new freestanding soaking tub, and custom mirrors.
Additionally, in the family room, a new gas fireplace was installed with absolute black stone cladding to the ceiling. New wood flooring and custom built-in cabinetry, as well as a flanking floor-to-ceiling custom walnut flat screen built-in panelized media wall, all by EDGE Custom Cabinetry, was installed in the home’s study.
Aria is a 20-story luxury high-rise located in a beachfront setting in Naples’ Park Shore neighborhood. Built in 2006, it features a total of 65 condominiums ranging in size from 3,195 to 5,086 square feet. Each residence includes floor-to-ceiling windows offering panoramic views of the Gulf of Mexico and Venetian Bay. Aria includes a covered porte-cochere entrance and grand two-story lobby, lobby security, on-site manager, guest suites, fitness center, two social rooms, and a private oversized pool with a large deck and spa, boat slips available for lease or purchase.
Diamond Custom Homes creates and renovates luxury residences for discerning homeowners in Southwest Florida’s most prestigious communities and neighborhoods. The firm is known for its quality craftsmanship and the creativeness of its custom designs. Offices are located at 9130 Galleria Court, Unit 204, in Naples. For more information, call 239-325-4600 or visit online: www.DiamondCustomHomesFL.com.