Latest Articles in Renovation

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A Childhood Home in Madrid Grows Up

A man and his wife make an emotional return to an apartment building he loved as a kid.
April 28, 2016
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As Housing Costs Soar, Two Homes Multiply to Seven

In Vancouver, an innovative approach to urban infill brings new life to a community.
April 17, 2016
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This Bungalow is Anything but Basic

A 1940s bungalow literally raised the roof in Vancouver.
April 15, 2016
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A Home's Past Mistakes are Finally Corrected

Plagued by remodeling pitfalls, two tenacious homeowners reinvent a soggy midcentury home outside Seattle as a modern masterpiece.
April 15, 2016
Kitchen renovation in Ontario

Hard to Believe This Home Dates Back to the 1820s

After numerous iterations, and nearly 200 years, an Ontario home finally lands on the right kitchen.
April 4, 2016
Restored brick town house in Brooklyn

It's Back to Basics for This 1901 Brooklyn Town House

A tasteless remodel undone in Boerum Hill.
April 3, 2016
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Vertical Gardens Spruce Up a Dusty Monument

Some serious greenery transforms a 1940 building in Lisbon, Portugal.
April 1, 2016
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Ever Dream of Taking Over Your Neighbor’s Apartment?

Patience pays off when a Brooklyn family expands into the open unit beneath theirs.
March 30, 2016
Traditional facade of coach house-turned-writer's studio.

We Love This Adorable Writer's Studio Camouflaged as a Coach House

Intervention Architecture designed this 657-square-foot live/work studio that features a double-height, indoor-outdoor living room and a cozy mezzanine bedroom.
March 24, 2016