Highland Bungalow by Lauren Wesley Spear bedroom

Before & After: A Creative Couple Revive a 1950s Cabin in the Catskills14/16

The main bedroom suffered from lack of light, and the stairs were semi-exposed, which was strange. The team enlarged the windows and decided to keep the drywall here for better soundproofing. "Tongue-and-groove tends to have cracks and openings, so this keeps it more private and insulated," says Lauren.