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sandstone and teak facade of remodeled Italian house

5 Striking Farmhouse Renovations

Farmhouses are utilitarian buildings built to last; it's no surprise that their strong bones and idyllic settings make for the ideal modern renovation.
December 1, 2015
Florida Street renovation open-concept bedroom

A Space-Savvy Garage Renovation Adds 650 Square Feet to a Compact San Francisco Home

Movable and space-saving design elements define this creative family home in the Mission District.
November 26, 2015
Gransden renovation living room

A Clever Sunken Roof Fills a London Terrace House with Light

A London renovation resolves a family’s yearning for open air and greenery.
November 20, 2015
the front door of a renovated Eichler home in the early evening

5 California Renovations We Love

These creative transformations affirm the Golden State's status as an architectural mecca.
November 17, 2015
The 1630s warehouse dates back to the Dutch Golden Age. More recently, the one-time coffee depot became an artist's studio that fell into disrepair.

5 Modern Renovations of Centuries-Old Structures

For the structures that stand the test of time, there's always a chance for adaptive re-use, as these five projects attest.
November 17, 2015
Loft House open-plan kitchen and living room

5 Open-Plan Home Renovations

These homeowners chose to improve circulation and visibility by opening up their cooking, dining, and living areas.
November 16, 2015
Onsdorp schoolhouse renovation living room

A Cute, Open-Plan Renovation in a 100-Year-Old Amsterdam Schoolhouse

A historic Dutch schoolhouse gets a residential redesign by Standard Studio.
November 14, 2015
Prospect Heights renovation storage wall

A Tiny Brooklyn Studio Apartment Organized by a Smart Storage Wall

Following a renovation by New York's
November 13, 2015
goodman residence dining room gabled ceiling wood beams

These Farmhouses Start Fresh as Modern Homes

These excitingly varied homes give an idea of what is possible when vernacular design dovetails with modern reinvention.
November 13, 2015