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Playful Materials Refresh a Dated Hollywood Home

To avoid major reconstruction, JAC Interiors employed bright colors and eclectic textures to create a fresh, vibrant atmosphere at this Sunset Strip residence.
April 25, 2015
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Restored Midcentury Home in L.A. Enjoys Outdoor Access at Every Turn

A new outlook for a Buff, Straub and Hensman gem perched high above Los Angeles.
April 19, 2015
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6 Amazing Ranch House Renovations

These drab, suburban archetypes were transformed into contemporary residences, confirming that modern design can indeed live anywhere.
April 14, 2015
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The Midcentury Modern Homes of A. Quincy Jones

The designs of California architect A. Quincy Jones illustrate his status as a modern design icon. These tactful renovations reinterpret his homes for the present day.
April 13, 2015
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A Glass Addition Blends Right in at This London Victorian

A wraparound glass wall connects the first-level of this East London extension to the garden, and creates the appearance that the second-level floats on thin air.
April 11, 2015
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5 Modern Farmhouse Makeovers

These country farmhouses began life anew as modern residences with rustic bones.
April 10, 2015
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New Era: 5 Modern Victorian Renovations

Out with the old, in with the new? Not necessarily. These five renovations show that with careful consideration Victorian bones and modern details can coexist beautifully.
April 8, 2015
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Storage-Savvy Apartment Renovation in NYC

An unremarkable, 1,400-square-foot apartment on New York's Upper East Side received a complete overhaul from Sweeten, a service that pairs users in need of a renovation with architects, interior designers, and contractors. The update introduced a clean, modern aesthetic to the formerly haphazard space.
April 7, 2015
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Brooklyn Loft Renovation Masters Storage with a Custom Cabinet Wall

A creative tear-down renovation exposes a loft to natural light.
April 5, 2015