So, she added a shed to her half-acre lot in Westlake Village in Los Angeles county. She’d run her music consultancy, Moxy Entertainment, out of a home office off the kitchen of her 5,500-square-foot house for years. But along with her 17-year-old son, 21-year-old daughter and her husband all at home together with her full time, she couldn’t focus. “There was an excessive amount of exercise and energy in the house,” she said. Because the game of musical office chairs couldn’t last indefinitely, the couple started work on a $200,000 addition this summer time, a project that will add a family room, deck, mudroom and move a bathroom. Once the area is complete in January, Mr. and Ms. Meehan intend to say the front of the home because the quiet grownup work house and relinquish the addition to their kids.
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