Latest Articles in Renovation

Boston renovation with Fitzfelt prototype felt mural, carpet by Flor, chair and table by Jens Risom for Knoll.

Boston Renovation Accents Minimalist White with Rich Felt Murals

In Boston’s South End, a design-savvy couple creates a clean-lined home with a textural surprise.
September 13, 2015
an original painted cupboard remains in the open black and white space of the renovated dining room

6 Stunning Renovations in Belgium

These contemporary renovations bring new life to a range of building types—from a converted industrial loft, to a 1970s Brutalist structure, and even a concrete water tower.
September 10, 2015
White oak floors, exposed concrete, and steel beams in renovation by Erica Severns.

A San Francisco Renovation Mixes Industrial and Refined Materials

Among the directives for architect Erica Severns from her client, John Parker Willis, was “some chaos in the kitchen design” of his home in a converted San Francisco garage.
September 6, 2015
standford street townhouse houston chris nguyen living room

A Streamlined Town House Makes Way for a Modern Furniture Collection

When renovating a middling 1970s town house in the Montrose neighborhood of Houston, designer Chris Nguyen added a modern edge by subtracting existing elements to optimize flow and functionality.
September 5, 2015
Modern renovation in San Francisco with heath ceramics tiles in the kitchen

9 Tile Ideas To Upgrade Your Home

Tile makes the perfect finishing touch for these modern homes.
August 26, 2015
London house backyard addition

These Old Houses: 5 Renovations That Blend Old and New

Whether midcentury modern, Victorian, or something even older, these clever renovations hold on to their historic bones.
August 17, 2015
bel air house interior

An Adorable Midcentury Revamp in Bel Air

This light-filled house in Bel Air brings together indoor and outdoor, private and open, living.
August 13, 2015
washington dc remodel exterior

A Smart Modern Remodel of a Traditional DC House

In Washington DC, a contractor transforms a dilapidated house into a clean, modern residence.
August 13, 2015