ISSUE 36  |  Brewpub Style

Steal This Look: Mill Valley Beerworks

September 07, 2010 10:15 AM

BY Julie Carlson

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There's a lot to like about the interior of Mill Valley Beerworks, starting with the economical design and the use of low-VOC paints and reclaimed timber flooring. Co-owner Tyler Catalana (who studied architecture at Pratt Institute, worked in the office of Carlos Zapata, and lived in Brooklyn for ten years) designed the interior, which he built with his brother and co-owner Justin Catalana and his father, a local contractor. We recently consulted the Catalana team for some sourcing ideas for similar fixtures and fittings.

Above photo by Remodelista contributing photographer John Merkl.

Above: The Lewis Pendant from Schoolhouse Electric is available in black or white porcelain with a variety of cloth cord color options (with twisted cord, it comes in black, brown, straw, or khaki and plain cloth in black or green); $89.

Above L: The pressed tin wall is painted French Roast from C2 paints. Above R: Accent walls are painted Stout from C2 paints.

Above: The Catalana brothers used reclaimed flooring made from salvaged wood from old tobacco storage barns; sourced from Black's Farm Wood in San Rafael, California.

Above: The backsplash features white 3-by-6-inch Ceramic Tile from Subway Ceramics with charcoal-colored grout.

Above: The North Carolina-made Ladderback Economy Bar Stool is $58.99 from Central Restaurant Products; Tyler Catalana special-ordered the chairs in unfinished ash.

Above: The Vienna Side Chair from Crate & Barrel is $119.

Above photo by Remodelista contributing photographer John Merkl.

Above (top to bottom): Mundial 5100 Series Red 8-Inch Bread Knife; $35 at Amazon. Mundial 5100 Series 4-Inch Paring Knife; $22. Mundial 5100 Series Red 7-Inch Fillet Knife; $32.32 at Amazon.

Above: Swissmar Petite Cheese Knife Set; $24.95 at Amazon.

Above: Mjod beer glasses; $9.99 for a pack of six at Ikea.

Above: Photo by Remodelista contributing photographer John Merkl.

Above: Tekla Dishtowel; 49 cents each at Ikea.

Above: Wall-Mounted Bottle Opener; $10 at Brook Farm General Store.

Above: Ventamatic Maxx Air 36-Inch Commercial Fan; $298.65 at Tool Source. Photo by Remodelista contributing photographer John Merkl.