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Custom Bar Top Scores Hole in One at Seven Desert Mountain

As the newest luxury home enclave at Desert Mountain, Seven Desert Mountain is the crown jewel in the large master planned community. This neighborhood was built to be a golf lovers dream, so it’s no surprise that the design team wanted a signature focal piece for the clubhouse restaurant. Working with our artisans, the team conceived of a massive inside/outside wrap-around central bar in a classic matte zinc finish – like you might find in [...]

November 24th, 2021|Categories: Bartops, Countertops, Projects|Tags: , , , , , |

Behind the Scenes: Installation of 30-Foot Zinc Bar Top at DC Ranch Clubhouse

When luxury community DC Ranch wanted to revamp the bar area of its clubhouse, they decided to create a statement piece. GrayLeaf Studio artisans met the challenge, producing a one-of-a-kind hub for drinks and fare. Proving that size does matter, they created this 30-foot bar top in GrayLeaf’s signature “drunken zinc” hammered finish —all as a single piece. The natural beauty of zinc shines through without any added patina. A custom hand-made edge detail, coupled [...]

Up the Wow Factor of Your Clubhouse Design

For any master planned development, the clubhouse is the heart of the community. Not only is it the social hub of the neighborhood, but it also visually conveys what the community is all about. GrayLeaf Studio’s fine metal details help architects and designers tell the unique story of each community with custom, showstopper elements that make a statement. Designing a luxury clubhouse requires an upscale aesthetic that invites residents and guests to relax with furnishings [...]

How to Customize Your Range Hood

A fine metal range hood instantly elevates any room and customization makes it entirely your own. When it comes to GrayLeaf’s renowned range hoods, no two look the same, each expressing a distinct style and personality. When it comes to customizing your range hood, an abundance of opportunity awaits. Material(s) Fine metal finishes infuse any home or commercial space with artisan appeal. We specialize in “soft” metals, typically used in higher-end interiors, such as zinc, [...]