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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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7 Preserved Modern Architecture Icons in Los Angeles

The Los Angeles Conservancy announced the recipients of its 34th Annual Preservation Awards, and has honored architect and Googie preservationist, Alan Hess, with this year’s President’s Award. Here's a peek at this year's winners.
April 6, 2015
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North Carolina Home Renovated with a Swiss Aesthetic in Mind

A couple channel their Swiss roots in the American South.
April 5, 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
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5 Midcentury Modern Living Rooms

Sunken seating areas, Eames lounge chairs, and brick fireplaces adorn these classic midcentury living areas.
April 3, 2015
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5 Budget-Friendly Home Makeovers

Imported materials, online auctions, upcycling, and other canny solutions prevent costs from spiraling out of control at these contemporary renovations.
April 1, 2015
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5 Incredibly Clever Renovations

Rather than stick with the visual language of the existing house, the architects of these structures go bold with mind-bending updates.
April 1, 2015
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London Industrial Compound Converted Into Modern Housing

A commercial-to-residential renovation nods toward the building's industrial heritage.
March 31, 2015
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7 Tasteful Kitchens Built on a Budget

Renovating a kitchen is one of the best ways to raise a home's value, which is why these budget-conscious kitchen designs are such sweet deals.
March 31, 2015