Marrokal Design & Remodeling has been dedicated to providing the utmost in quality, service, and integrity in home remodeling in the San Diego area since 1981. Our design/build services include complete interior and exterior renovations, kitchen, bath and master bedroom remodels, family room and second story additions and all-season outdoor rooms.
John graduated at the top of his class with a B.F.A. in Interior Design, followed by a Master of Architecture degree including dual minors in art and design and urban planning. John has architecture and design in his blood and is the son of a noted Pasadena architect and college professor, Philip M. Davies. John holds full professional membership in ASID (American Society of Interior Designers), is a Certified Green Building Professional CGBP, is a member of ASAI (American Society of Architectural Illustrators), Soho (Save Our Heritage Organisation and NKBA (National Kitchen and Bath Association). John has amassed course work in Pasadena, San Diego and two summers' of post graduate study in Paris, France. John's direction and close involvement with the Marrokal design team has lead to extensive design recognition in multiple publications, numerous ASID Design Excellence awards and top honors in multiple local, regional and national design award competitions (Chrysalis design awards, Nari/Coty awards, Qualified Remodeler awards, "Top 500" and "best of the Best" design award competitions).
John volunteers and is very active in community service with students of Interior Design and Architecture, as well as in the areas of animal protection and recovery programs. John has lead instructional course work at Design Institute of San Diego and the Newschool of Architecture's architectural and design program in Paris, France (1999 and 2000). John is one of the founding board members of the Newschool of Architecture and Design's Alumni Advisory Board of Directors. John has been part of an elite group of invitational judges for national design competitions and invitational judging of undergraduate and post graduate student thesis projects in Interior Design and Architecture.
John's passion lies in residential design/space reformation, architecture, landscape architecture and illustration. As well as being directly involved in the design of your project, John leads the Interior Design staff in assisting you with material and product selection for your new home, including specialized lighting design. Many of Marrokal's projects are professionally illustrated for the home owner by John to help bring our shared vision of your home to life!