Latest Articles in Renovation

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These Traditional 1920s Homes Got 21st-Century Updates

Renovations and additions brought these fogeyish houses, built during the days of flappers and Prohibition, roaring back to life.
August 11, 2015
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This Petite Paris Apartment is a Vintage Furniture–Filled Delight

An eccentric and eclectic Paris apartment reflects a lifetime of thoughtful collecting—and a considered eye.
August 9, 2015
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6 Traditional Homes with Modern Additions

Hardly tacked on, these contemporary additions complement their historic hosts.
August 7, 2015
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13 Modern Kitchen Renovations

From light interventions to gut renovations, these kitchens were updated to meet their residents' needs.
August 6, 2015
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Raw Materials Connect this Chicago Renovation with its Industrial Past

For chef Lisa Santos and her husband, Joel, converting a 100-year-old switching station in Chicago to their home was made easier with the help of a team from local firm Beaux Bo Properties, who had already divided the building into condominiums.
August 1, 2015
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A Space-Saving Bathroom Renovation With an Amazing Fold-Up Tub

In renovating her home in Schönkirchen-Reyersdorf, Austria, Katharina Reckendorfer repurposed what she could—like a bathtub and vanity—and streamlined the rest.
August 1, 2015
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A Lush Retreat With a Sheltered Rooftop Pool in Mexico City

A designer carves out a domestic oasis in Mexico City.
July 26, 2015
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7 Renovations of Centuries-Old Structures

With careful dedication, very old houses can become modern masterpieces.
July 24, 2015
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Groovy 1970s Pads That Were (Mercifully) Transformed Into Modern Homes

Stripped of their lava lamps, shag carpeting, and other regrettable period accents, these renovated 1970s homes clean up surprisingly nice.
July 23, 2015