Collection by Kelsey Keith

Amazing Facade Makeovers

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Designing a modern house doesn't have to mean building from the ground up. These six renovations show how to update existing facades with modern details and bring old buildings into the future.

A family in Hamburg, Germany, turned a kitschy turn-of-the-century villa into a high-design home with a few exterior...
A wide cut across the top of the structure made room for a second-floor courtyard where the family can catch some sun...
A photograph from 2002 shows the renovation in progress.
Previously, the house had just a small screened-in porch as its only outside space, “unless you wanted to put plastic...
Dunbar and Astrakhan's low-cost, high-impact tour de force is a storefront facade constructed from salvaged...
Built around the twin trunks of a maple tree, the Campbells’ outdoor deck provides tranquil views of the lake and a...
With the help of a local contractor, the Campbells ripped out drywall, reconfigured windows, and gave up a garage in...
The roofline, set on top of glass clerestories on a transparent central volume, begat the building’s local nickname:...
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