December 13, 2019

Giroux Installs New Skylight on Historic Elrod House

Located in a private and secluded residential area at the top of a hill, the Elrod House has been home to many notable occupants through the years. The 1968 hilltop residence is being completely renovated, and this is the first of what we hope will be more future projects with general contractor DBGC. The scope of our work: this is our first time working on this historic house – it’s been recently purchased and currently undergoing a major remodel. As part of this renovation a newly designed opening will allow greater natural light through the ceiling allowing for the installation [...]
May 31, 2017

High-End Design at Penta’s LA Office

I don’t take it for granted that my work keeps me on my toes, always learning, and doing a variety of tasks. No two jobs are ever the same! I’ll get to plan out glass work for multi-million dollar mansions, high-end retail stores, local theme parks, and so much more. In that, I also get to take care of some of our most long-term clients and friends on their own projects. Giroux Glass’ High-End Design team and I recently helped our friends at The PENTA Building Group make glass improvements to their Downtown Los Angeles office location. We installed full-span glass, partition glass, and two single glass doors to [...]
April 28, 2017

The Cross at Olvera Street

It’s amazing the things you can learn about a person, once you take the time to get to know them, isn’t it? I had met Jackie Hadnot, our local Trulite delivery driver, back in 2006 when his route covered Beverly Hills, an area in which our High-End Design department does a lot of work. I don’t see Jackie as often now, but when we do cross paths, we make small talk about his passion for wood carving. On Wednesday, our company town hall meeting had just adjourned when Jackie happened to be waiting outside. He was very anxious to share his most [...]