Exterior of Hemlock Ave. House by Chioco Design.

A Designer Swaps His 1950s House for a Bright and Airy Home Built Around a Pool

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The simple composition of the new house is inspired by midcentury modern homes. Instead of demolishing the old house, the couple decided move it to a new location a few miles away. "After all, there was no reason to put twenty odd tons in a landfill, especially since it had good structural integrity," says designer Jamie Chioco. "It could make a good first-time home for someone just as it did for me"