Collection by Andrea Smith

Transformative Renovations in Austin


Whether by gut renovations or smaller scale modifications, these Austin homes get the facelifts they need.

Alter integrated wood from the original bungalow into the kitchen and covered the island in Carrara marble.
The architects went with a bold, orange hue for the kitchen countertops.
In the new powder room, Jill Malek wallpaper adds graphic punch to custom cabinetry.
The firm also leveled the floors in the dining room and lounge, and added new oak flooring.
The delicately redesigned living room maximizes natural light, using bright furnishings to maintain the room's newfound...
When designing the kitchen, dining, and living areas, the couple knew they wanted to achieve a continuous flow between...
In the kids' bathroom upstairs, you can again see how J.C. Schmiel wrapped large windows around each corner of the...
The family room is situated at the apex of the house, with picturesque views that extend...
Particularly fond of careful detail, Alter designed the treads of the entryway staircase to merge seamlessly into the...

Get a Daily Dose of Design

Sign up for the Dwell Daily Newsletter and never miss our new features, photos, home tours, stories, and more.