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By Raising a Level and Getting a New Roof, a Basic Bungalow Becomes a Modern Gem

A 1940s bungalow in Vancouver is lifted and transformed.
June 20, 2015
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The Best Brownstones of Dwell

Take a look through a collection of inspiring brownstone rehabs from our pages.
June 19, 2015
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A Breezy Modern Addition Opens Up a Historic Melbourne Home

A family with three young sons asked Mitsuori Architects to renovate and expand their venerable Victorian house to accommodate their growing and energetic children.
June 17, 2015
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7 Striking Backyard Transformations

With a little creativity, these outdoor areas went from misused plots to go-to hubs.
June 17, 2015
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It's a New Day at These Renovated Victorians

These modern makeovers from Toronto to Melbourne add luster to charming, yet antiquated Victorians.
June 16, 2015
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A Historic London Building Gets a Modern Update with a Dramatic Staircase

Fraher Architects gives a London building dated to 1870 a clean makeover.
June 15, 2015
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5 Unexpected Additions in London

These modern additions feel right at home beside their old world hosts.
June 12, 2015
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8 Airy Kitchen Additions

These home additions focus on adding space for the hardest working room in the house.
June 12, 2015
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10 Transformative Warehouse Renovations

These several-thousand-square-foot industrial behemoths were reborn as lofts, offices, showrooms, and more.
June 9, 2015