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July 18, 2013
From an Edinburgh family home to a hillside mid-century gem in Texas, peep to see five of our favorite home renovations around the world.
Modern Bubeshko Apartments facade

Self Preservation

With the help of DSH Architects, a pair of intrepid Angelenos restored (and gently updated) Rudolph Schindler’s iconic Bubeshko Apartments.

Photo by: Jessica Haye and Clark Hsiao

Originally appeared in Self Preservation
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Back façade with Scottish oak and black aluminum cladding

A Piece of Home

Made of hardy Scottish materials and holding a Japanese heart, this Edinburgh house shows that two architects from disparate cultures can design a home that bridges the gap.

Photo by: Ben Anders

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exterior house facade

A Geometric Desert Home in Phoenix

At the base of Echo Mountain in Phoenix, a geometric home by Wendell Burnette opens up to the surrounding desert landscape. 

Photo by: Dean Kaufman

Originally appeared in 5 Prefab Desert Homes
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White dining room w/ wooden and wicker furniture.

Modern Meets Ancient in a Renovated Italian Vacation Home

The acclaimed Italian designers Ludovica+Roberto Palomba carve a serene retreat out of a 17th-century oil mill in Salento, filling it with custom creations and their greatest hits.

Photo by: Francesco Bolis

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Originally appeared in Modern Meets Ancient in a Renovated Italian Vacation Home
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Modern living room with 620 Chair Programme by Dieter Rams

Hillside Mid-Century Home Renovation in Texas

An architectural designer and an artist harnessed the collective power of their design firm to remake a dilapidated mid-century gem into a hillside perch for their family.

Photo by: Brent Humphreys

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Originally appeared in Hillside Mid-Century Home Renovation in Texas
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Modern Bubeshko Apartments facade

Self Preservation

With the help of DSH Architects, a pair of intrepid Angelenos restored (and gently updated) Rudolph Schindler’s iconic Bubeshko Apartments.

Photo by: Jessica Haye and Clark Hsiao

Photo by Jessica Haye and Clark Hsiao.

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